Asked in Synonyms and Antonyms
What is a synonym and antonym?
Antonyms are words that mean the opposite of each other. Some examples are: Up is the antonym of down. Left is the antonym of right. Wet is the antonym of dry. Synonyms are words that mean about the same thing. Some examples are: Fast is a synonym of quick. Long is a synonym of lengthy. Laugh is a synonym of chuckle. A way to remember Synonym and Same is that both start with S. A way to remember Antonym and O for Opposite is they both start with...
Asked in Definitions
What is the antonym for chuckle?
If you define a chuckle as an expression of happiness, then antonyms would be something like moan, wail, blubber, or cry which are expressions of sadness. If you define a chuckle as an expression of amusement, then an antonym would be yawn, an expression of boredom. If you define a chuckle as a mild expression of amusement, then an antonym might be guffaw or belly laugh, violent expressions of amusement. ...