Synonyms for (noun) word

Synonyms: word

Definition: a unit of language that native speakers can identify

Usage: words are the blocks from which sentences are made; he hardly said ten words all morning

Similar words: linguistic unit, language unit

Definition: one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed


Synonyms: Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Christian Bible, Book, Scripture, Bible, Word, Word of God

Definition: the sacred writings of the Christian religions

Usage: he went to carry the Word to the heathen

Similar words: religious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing

Definition: writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity


Synonyms: tidings, news, word, intelligence

Definition: information about recent and important events

Usage: they awaited news of the outcome

Similar words: info, information

Definition: a message received and understood


Synonyms: parole, password, countersign, word, watchword

Definition: a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group

Usage: he forgot the password

Similar words: arcanum, secret

Definition: information known only to a special group

Usage: the secret of Cajun cooking


Similar words: positive identification

Definition: evidence proving that you are who you say you are; evidence establishing that you are among the group of people already known to the system; recognition by the system leads to acceptance

Usage: a system for positive identification can prevent the use of a single identity by several people


Synonyms: word

Definition: a brief statement

Usage: he didn't say a word about it

Similar words: statement

Definition: a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc

Usage: according to his statement he was in London on that day


Synonyms: discussion, word, give-and-take

Definition: an exchange of views on some topic

Usage: we had a good discussion; we had a word or two about it

Similar words: voice communication, oral communication, speech, speech communication, spoken communication, spoken language, language

Definition: (language) communication by word of mouth

Usage: his speech was garbled; he uttered harsh language; he recorded the spoken language of the streets


Synonyms: word

Definition: a verbal command for action

Usage: when I give the word, charge!

Similar words: order

Definition: (often plural) a command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed

Usage: the British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London


Synonyms: parole, word, word of honor

Definition: a promise

Usage: he gave his word

Similar words: promise

Definition: a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future


Synonyms: Logos, Son, Word

Definition: the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)

Similar words: hypostasis, hypostasis of Christ

Definition: any of the three persons of the Godhead constituting the Trinity especially the person of Christ in which divine and human natures are united


Synonyms: word

Definition: a word is a string of bits stored in computer memory

Usage: large computers use words up to 64 bits long

Similar words: computer memory unit

Definition: a unit for measuring computer memory

Synonyms for (verb) word

Synonyms: phrase, word, give voice, articulate, formulate

Definition: put into words or an expression

Usage: He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees

Similar words: show, evince, express

Definition: give expression to

Usage: She showed her disappointment