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Antonym - Definition

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Poetry Definition

Word or phrase with the opposite meaning to another e.g. 'good' and 'bad'.

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Standard Definition

[n] two words that express opposing concepts; "to him the opposite of gay was depressed"

Synonyms

opposite - (3 syllables), opposite word - (4 syllables)

Misc. Definitions

\An"to*nym\, n. [Gr. ? a word used in substitution for another; ? + ?, ?, a word.] A word of opposite meaning; a counterterm; -- used as a correlative of synonym. [R.] --C. J. Smith.

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