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1. adjunct

noun. ['ˈæˌdʒəŋkt'] something added to another thing but not an essential part of it.

Synonyms

  • accompaniment
  • nonessential
  • inessential

Antonyms

  • inessentiality
  • important
  • necessary
  • indispensable

Etymology

  • adiunctus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Adjunct

  • bengt
  • defunct
  • distinct
  • extinct
  • indistinct
  • instinct
  • precinct
  • sacrosanct
  • succinct

How do you pronounce adjunct?

Pronounce adjunct as ˈæˌʤəŋkt.

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2. adjunct

adjective. ['ˈæˌdʒəŋkt'] of or relating to a person who is subordinate to another.

Synonyms

  • low-level
  • subordinate

Antonyms

  • primary
  • neutral
  • negative

Etymology

  • adiunctus (Latin)

3. adjunct

adjective. ['ˈæˌdʒəŋkt'] furnishing added support.

Synonyms

  • auxiliary
  • accessory
  • ancillary
  • supportive
  • adjuvant

Antonyms

  • unhelpful
  • basic
  • dysphemism
  • euphemism

Etymology

  • adiunctus (Latin)

4. adjunct

noun. ['ˈæˌdʒəŋkt'] a construction that can be used to extend the meaning of a word or phrase but is not one of the main constituents of a sentence.

Synonyms

  • grammatical construction
  • expression
  • parenthetical expression
  • construction

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • disassembly
  • unbalance
  • unexpendable

Etymology

  • adiunctus (Latin)

5. adjunct

noun. ['ˈæˌdʒəŋkt'] a person who is an assistant or subordinate to another.

Antonyms

  • nonworker

Etymology

  • adiunctus (Latin)
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