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1. Arctic

noun. the regions to the north of the Arctic Circle centered on the North Pole.

Synonyms

  • Arctic Zone

Antonyms

  • uncharged
  • pantropic

Etymology

  • artique (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • arcticus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Arctic

  • cathartic

Example sentences of the word arctic


1. Adjective
The range of the arctic fox overlaps only the range of the red fox in northern parts of Canada.

2. Arctic

adjective. of or relating to the Arctic.

Synonyms

  • north-polar

Antonyms

  • hot
  • same

Etymology

  • artique (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • arcticus (Latin)

3. arctic

noun. ['ˈɑːrktɪk, ˈɑːrtɪk'] a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow.

Synonyms

  • overshoe
  • galosh
  • golosh
  • gumshoe

Antonyms

  • warm
  • unfrozen
  • hotness
  • passionate

Etymology

  • artique (French)
  • ἀρκτικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. arctic

adjective. ['ˈɑːrktɪk, ˈɑːrtɪk'] extremely cold.

Synonyms

  • polar
  • cold
  • glacial
  • icy
  • gelid

Antonyms

  • loving
  • equatorial
  • same
  • noncrucial

Etymology

  • artique (French)
  • ἀρκτικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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