Antonyms for



Antonyms of noun primary


Antonyms of adj primary

5 senses of primary

Sense 1:
primary (vs. secondary)

secondary (vs. primary)
alternate, alternative, substituteauxiliary, subsidiary, supplemental, supplementarycollateralindirectsecondhandsecond-stringstandbythirdhandtributaryutility(prenominal), substitute(prenominal)vicarious
Sense 2:
primary

INDIRECT (VIA underived) -> derived

Sense 3:
chief(prenominal), main(prenominal), primary(prenominal), principal(prenominal), master(prenominal)

INDIRECT (VIA important) -> unimportant

Sense 4:
elementary, elemental, primary

INDIRECT (VIA basic) -> incidental, incident

Sense 5:
basal, primary

INDIRECT (VIA essential) -> inessential, unessential
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