Synonyms and Antonyms

What is the term used to describe two words that have the same meaning?


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2014-02-13 23:23:35
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Two or more words that have the same or similar meaning are called synonyms.

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Different words that have the same meaning are synonyms. Words that are opposites are called antonyms. Words that sound the same but don't have the same meaning are homonyms or homophones.

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same word, different meaning

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