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Synonyms and antonyms for BY

1. by (adv.)

so as to pass a given point

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2. by-product (n.)

a secondary and sometimes unexpected consequence

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3. by-product (n.)

a product made during the manufacture of something else

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4. two-by-four (n.)

a timber measuring (slightly under) 2 inches by 4 inches in cross section

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5. by (adv.)

in reserve; not for immediate use

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6. step-by-step (adj.)

one thing at a time

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7. by-and-by (n.)

an indefinite time in the future

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8. by-election (n.)

a special election between regular elections

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9. passer-by (n.)

a person who passes by casually or by chance

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10. by-blow (n.)

the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents

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