• WordNet 3.6
    • n synonymousness the semantic relation that holds between two words that can (in a given context) express the same meaning
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  • Susie Orbach
    Susie Orbach
    “We know that every woman wants to be thin. Our images of womanhood are almost synonymous with thinness.”
  • Francis Bacon
    “Knowledge and human power are synonymous.”
  • Warren Bennis
    Warren Bennis
    “Becoming a leader is synonymous with becoming yourself. It is precisely that simple, and it is also that difficult.”
  • John Barrymore
    “I am thinking of taking a fifth wife. Why not? Solomon had a thousand wives and he is a synonym for wisdom.”
  • Leonard Bernstein
    Leonard Bernstein
    “Technique is communication: the two words are synonymous in conductors.”
  • Burt Bacharach
    Burt Bacharach
    “A synonym is a word you use when you can't spell the word you first thought of.”


In literature:

All of these charges, as you can see, gentlemen, are in a way synonymous.
"The Financier" by Theodore Dreiser
Somehow, to be brave and to be heroic are not actually accepted synonyms in certain youthful feminine minds.
"The Drums Of Jeopardy" by Harold MacGrath
Francois meanwhile is his Father's synonym, and signs Arouet Junior, 'Francois Aroue l. j.
"History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. X. (of XXI.) Frederick The Great--At Reinsberg--1736-1740" by Thomas Carlyle
In China it has been used first as a synonym for {.
"Record of Buddhistic Kingdoms" by Fa-Hsien
Fortune, Chance, and Adventure are given as synonymous in the dictionaries.
"Strictly Business" by O. Henry
I mean it as synonymous with happiness.
"The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Volume 2 (of 5) of the Raven Edition" by Edgar Allan Poe
I mean it as synonymous with happiness.
"The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Volume 4 (of 5) of the Raven Edition" by Edgar Allan Poe
Glorious synonym of equality, freedom, brotherhood.
"Anarchism and Other Essays" by Emma Goldman
His was one of those high-principled natures who hold that breadth is synonymous with weakness.
"The Freelands" by John Galsworthy
Regicide was synonymous with '93.
"The Memoirs of Victor Hugo" by Victor Hugo
The phrase, with him, was synonymous with impropriety.
"Pirate Gold" by Frederic Jesup Stimson
Vanderbilt, a synonym for wealth and luxury.
"Hidden Treasures" by Harry A. Lewis
Her name becomes synonymous with goddess, as Marduk becomes the synonym for god.
"The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria" by Morris Jastrow
To him it is synonymous with opportunity, with power, with pleasure.
"Pushing to the Front" by Orison Swett Marden
But bear in mind that obesity and stoutness are not synonymous terms.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson
STUDY SYNONYMS; words of similar form and meaning.
"Practical Grammar and Composition" by Thomas Wood
Rarity is not synonymous with high commercial value.
"The Book-Hunter in London" by William Roberts
Synonym: a name applied to a species or genus that has been previously named and described.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
If Bossuet is to Frenchmen a synonym for sublimity, no less to them is Fenelon a synonym for saintliness.
"Classic French Course in English" by William Cleaver Wilkinson
This is a case in regard to synonyms.
"Studies in Central American Picture-Writing" by Edward S. Holden

In poetry:

To break her party bonds of shame,
And labor with the zeal of him
To make the Democratic name
Of Liberty the synonyme,--
"Rantoul" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Then Eve, the synonym of grace,
Drew nearer to the solemn place,
And heard the words to music set
In tones so sweet, she ne'er forgot.
"The Saxon Legend Of Language" by Mary Weston Fordham
Big cheese is synonymous name,
With the fertile district of the Thame,
Here dairy system's understood,
And they are made both large and good.
"Fertile Lands and Mammoth Cheese" by James McIntyre
Dear Margaret! that "pearl-name"
Is thine--and may it be
The synonym of goodness,
Of truth and purity,
And all ennobling graces
Exemplified in thee.
"Margaret" by Hattie Howard
We promised loud, and boasted high,
"To break our country's chains, or die;"
And, should we quail, that country's name
Will be the synonym of shame.
"We Must Not Fail" by Thomas Osborne Davis
To find at last all beauty is but dust;
That love and sorrow are the very same;
That joy is only suffering's sweeter name;
And sense is but the synonym of lust.
"The Land Of Illusion" by Madison Julius Cawein

In news:

Hate speech, free speech not synonymous terms.
Naoma Powell synonymous with Access Arts.
Song 'If Ever I Cease to Love' is synonymous with Mardi Gras.
Buck's A&W, SK sports pretty much synonymous .
Always synonymous , and a friend very remembered.
Even though his name is nearly synonymous with synthesizers , Bob Moog didn't invent the instrument.
The classic pattern is synonymous with crisp fall days.
For decades, the red and white tenements near downtown Chicago have been a blot on the skyline – the nation's most infamous public housing project, synonymous with gangs, drugs, misery and murder.
In that time the word was, in fact, almost synonymous with riot and anarchy.
Fourth of July fireworks shows —and New Year's Eve displays, for that matter— at the Beach Pier on Fort Myers Beach have been synonymously linked with Bill Semmer, his family members and the.
This year's Fourth of July is synonymous with two things: fireworks and free.
For some, the thought of networking is synonymous with the word "awkward".
Jobs reportedly bought around two dozen black turtlenecks (retail price: $175) every year from St Croix Shop and wore them almost every day, making the simple top almost synonymous with the tech leader.
With Silhouette Titan Dynamics Minimalism Is Synonymous With Uniqueness .
The revolutionary Pakistani poet Ahmed Faraz, whose name is synonymous in South Asia with modern Urdu poetry, died Aug 25 in Islamabad.

In science:

Throughout this exposition, “martingale” and “recursive martingale” will be used synonymously.
How powerful are integer-valued martingales?
One valuable contribution to this conjecture might come from replacing the graph Zd by a simpler graph such as a tree and study there extended states (synonymous with ac spectrum) for random potentials.
A geometric approach to absolutely continuous spectrum for discrete Schr\"odinger operators
In particular, rankV B and corankV B are synonyms for rank B and corank B that include V in the notation.
On the Singular Structure of Graph Hypersurfaces
By bodies we mean anything which can move, e.g., test-particles, reference frames, electromagnetic waves, centers of mass, etc. 2Here we use light signals and photons as synonyms because it is not important here whether we think of them as particles or electromagnetic waves.
A logic road from special relativity to general relativity
Note that the words directedness, net and generalized sequence are synonyms. 3 This is achieved by means of the change of sign of the loss function.
Price as a matter of choice and nonstochastic randomness
QCA, as seen through their axiomatic definition (Def. 6), are synonymous with discrete-time, discrete-space quantum mechanics (together with some extra assumptions such as translation-invariance and finite-density of information).
Partitioned quantum cellular automata are intrinsically universal
NCBI Gene records not only associate each gene with a set of reference sequences, but also include a wealth of additional data (e.g. list of synonyms) and links to other databases such as Gene Ontology (33) that are important when using the interaction dataset in practice.
ppiTrim: Constructing non-redundant and up-to-date interactomes
This use of type synonyms instances is for presentation purposes only and it is not required.
Functor is to Lens as Applicative is to Biplate: Introducing Multiplate
In the FC network, each agent has a chance to meet with all others and compare their current local vocabularies (list of “synonyms”) before updating them.
Naming Games in Two-Dimensional and Small-World-Connected Random Geometric Networks
The speaker will transmit a word from her list of synonyms to the listener.
Naming Games in Two-Dimensional and Small-World-Connected Random Geometric Networks
Im s| ≥ T =⇒ |H (s)| ≤ C | Im s|N . a′ ≤ Re s ≤ b′ , For this reason, we shall also use the synonymous terminology “H (s) has moderate growth on vertical strips”.
Distributions and Analytic Continuation of Dirichlet Series
This unitary class of solutions is synonymous with zero magnitude spin and isospin as defined by eqs. (4bc).
Generalized Fierz Identities and the Superselection Rule for Geometric Multispinors
Often this concept is used as synonymous of a homogeneous sample (see for example da Costa et al., 1994).
Keeping the ratio MW ′ /Ecm constant is synonymous of maximizing the machine potential: with a luminosity 200 times bigger than at the LHC, a VLHC at 200 TeV would also investigate a mass of the W ′ that is about 14 times bigger than at the LHC.
Summary of the Very Large Hadron Collider Physics and Detector Subgroup
Common synonyms are : for critical point, branch point, point of ramification; for determination, branch.
The Painlev\'e approach to nonlinear ordinary differential equations