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1. pollution

noun. ['pəˈluːʃən'] undesirable state of the natural environment being contaminated with harmful substances as a consequence of human activities.

Synonyms

  • sound pollution
  • water pollution
  • impurity
  • thermal pollution
  • environmental condition
  • noise pollution
  • nonbiodegradable pollution
  • impureness
  • air pollution

Antonyms

  • biodegradable pollution
  • nonbiodegradable pollution
  • pure
  • honour

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  • redistribution
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  • counterrevolution
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  • retribution
  • prostitution
  • prosecution
  • constitution
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  • persecution
  • lilliputian
  • institution
  • execution
  • attribution
  • revolution
  • resolution
  • elocution
  • dissolution
  • diminution
  • devolution
  • confucian
  • andalusian
  • absolution
  • evolution
  • solution
  • dilution
  • aleutian
  • shooshan

Example sentences of the word air-pollution


1. Noun Phrase
Nitrogen also gets into rain water from air pollution at the surface.

2. Noun Phrase
Smoking, a sedentary lifestyle and air pollution can weaken your lungs in the long run.

3. Noun Phrase
Human activity is responsible for most of the world’s air pollution, both indoors and outdoors.

4. Noun Phrase
States may only require regular testing in counties that have more traffic congestion and higher rates of air pollution.

2. pollution

noun. ['pəˈluːʃən'] the act of contaminating or polluting; including (either intentionally or accidentally) unwanted substances or factors.

Synonyms

  • dust contamination
  • soiling
  • soilure
  • contamination

Antonyms

  • whiteness
  • condition
  • innocence
  • pureness

3. pollution

noun. ['pəˈluːʃən'] the state of being polluted.

Synonyms

  • befoulment
  • defilement
  • dirtiness

Antonyms

  • status
  • sinlessness
  • plainness
  • impure

4. air

noun. ['ˈɛr'] a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of.

Synonyms

  • Kr
  • Ar
  • breath
  • Xe
  • nitrogen
  • atomic number 54
  • atomic number 10
  • atomic number 8
  • liquid air
  • N
  • wind
  • air current
  • neon
  • atomic number 18
  • xenon
  • gas
  • hot air
  • current of air
  • krypton
  • Ne
  • oxygen
  • atomic number 7
  • O
  • atomic number 36

Antonyms

  • unstrain
  • polyphonic music
  • monophony
  • polyphony

Etymology

  • air (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • aeir (Anglo-Norman)

5. air

noun. ['ˈɛr'] the region above the ground.

Synonyms

  • region

Antonyms

  • attach
  • stay

Etymology

  • air (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • aeir (Anglo-Norman)

6. air

noun. ['ˈɛr'] a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing.

Synonyms

  • vibe
  • quality
  • atmosphere
  • vibration
  • mystique
  • aura

Antonyms

  • leaded gasoline
  • unleaded gasoline
  • defend
  • untune

Etymology

  • air (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • aeir (Anglo-Norman)

7. air

noun. ['ˈɛr'] a slight wind (usually refreshing).

Synonyms

  • zephyr
  • light air
  • sea breeze
  • air current
  • current of air
  • breath
  • fresh breeze
  • gentle breeze
  • breeze
  • moderate breeze
  • light breeze
  • wind
  • strong breeze

Antonyms

  • arrive
  • stand still
  • wholly
  • conception

Etymology

  • air (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • aeir (Anglo-Norman)

8. air

noun. ['ˈɛr'] the mass of air surrounding the Earth.

Synonyms

  • part
  • airspace
  • Earth
  • globe
  • atmosphere
  • world
  • ionosphere
  • earth
  • air space

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning
  • join

Etymology

  • air (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • aeir (Anglo-Norman)

9. air

verb. ['ˈɛr'] expose to fresh air.

Synonyms

  • air out
  • aerate

Antonyms

  • confine
  • spell
  • birth

Etymology

  • air (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • aeir (Anglo-Norman)

10. air

verb. ['ˈɛr'] make public.

Synonyms

  • bulletin
  • circularize
  • spread
  • pass around
  • release
  • publicize
  • circularise
  • put out
  • bring out
  • publicise
  • issue
  • hype
  • propagate
  • broadcast
  • bare
  • circulate
  • publish
  • beam
  • distribute
  • send
  • tell
  • diffuse
  • transmit
  • disperse

Antonyms

  • gather
  • centralization
  • fold
  • cross

Etymology

  • air (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • aeir (Anglo-Norman)
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