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Synonyms for (noun) file

Synonyms: file Definition: a steel hand tool with small sharp teeth on some or all of its surfaces; used for smoothing wood or metal

Similar words: hand tool Definition: a tool used with workers' hands

Synonyms: file, file cabinet, filing cabinet Definition: office furniture consisting of a container for keeping papers in order

Similar words: office furniture Definition: furniture intended for use in an office

Synonyms: data file, file Definition: a set of related records (either written or electronic) kept together

Similar words: record Definition: anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events Usage: the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques

Synonyms: Indian file, file, single file Definition: a line of persons or things ranged one behind the other

Similar words: line Definition: a formation of people or things one behind another Usage: the line stretched clear around the corner; you must wait in a long line at the checkout counter

Synonyms for (verb) file

Synonyms: charge, file, lodge Definition: file a formal charge against Usage: The suspect was charged with murdering his wife

Similar words: impeach, incriminate, criminate, accuse Definition: bring an accusation against; level a charge against Usage: The neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse

Synonyms: file, file away Definition: place in a container for keeping records Usage: File these bills, please

Similar words: record, put down, enter Definition: make a record of; set down in permanent form

Synonyms: file, register Definition: record in a public office or in a court of law Usage: file for divorce; file a complaint

Similar words: register Definition: record in writing; enter into a book of names or events or transactions

Synonyms: file Definition: smooth with a file Usage: file one's fingernails

Similar words: smooth, smoothen Definition: make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing Usage: smooth the surface of the wood

Synonyms: file Definition: proceed in line Usage: The students filed into the classroom

Similar words: march, process Definition: march in a procession Usage: They processed into the dining room