"synonymy" Definition

  1. n. The quality of being synonymous; sameness of meaning.
  2. n. A system of synonyms.
  3. n. A figure by which synonymous words are used to amplify a discourse.

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Position in dictionary: 98346 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n.,
Words that start with "synonymy": 1
Words that end with "synonymy": 1
Words that contain "synonymy": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of synonymy

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