Synonyms for (noun) particle

Synonyms: particle

Definition: a function word that can be used in English to form phrasal verbs

Similar words: function word, closed-class word

Definition: a word that is uninflected and serves a grammatical function but has little identifiable meaning


Synonyms: particle, subatomic particle

Definition: a body having finite mass and internal structure but negligible dimensions

Similar words: body

Definition: an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects

Usage: heavenly body


Synonyms: atom, speck, particle, molecule, mote, corpuscle

Definition: (nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything

Similar words: material, stuff

Definition: the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object

Usage: coal is a hard black material; wheat is the stuff they use to make bread