A synonym is a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase.
Synonyms can be any part of speech (such as nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs or prepositions), as long as both words belong to the same part of speech. Examples:
- verb: buy and purchase
- adjective: big and large
- adverb: quickly and speedily
- preposition: on and upon
Here you will find a table of commonly used words and their synonyms to improve your English vocabulary…
Learn more with important synonym list in English with examples.