Antonyms

1. best-selling

adjective. selling in great numbers.

Antonyms

  • unpopularity

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Words that Rhyme with Best Friend

  • overextend
  • comprehend
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  • echemende
  • distend
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  • befriend
  • yearend
  • unbend
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  • intend
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  • commend
  • backend
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2. best-known

adjective. most familiar or renowned.

Antonyms

  • unacknowledged

3. friend

noun. ['ˈfrɛnd'] a person you know well and regard with affection and trust.

Synonyms

  • soul
  • roommate
  • crony
  • mate
  • intimate
  • pal
  • familiar
  • companion
  • individual
  • light
  • schoolfriend
  • mortal
  • buddy
  • chum
  • sidekick
  • alter ego
  • amigo
  • person
  • comrade
  • fellow
  • associate
  • flatmate
  • girlfriend
  • brother
  • confidant
  • roomy
  • best friend
  • roomie
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • conservative
  • frail
  • cowardly
  • irresolute

Etymology

  • frende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freond (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. friend

noun. ['ˈfrɛnd'] a person with whom you are acquainted.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • classmate
  • class fellow
  • connection
  • schoolfellow
  • campmate
  • individual
  • bunkmate
  • mortal
  • messmate
  • person
  • end man
  • acquaintance
  • pickup
  • schoolmate
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • worst
  • nonpartisan
  • nondrinker
  • technophobe

Etymology

  • frende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freond (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. friend

noun. ['ˈfrɛnd'] an associate who provides cooperation or assistance.

Synonyms

  • ally
  • blood brother

Antonyms

  • follower
  • nonworker
  • northern

Etymology

  • frende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freond (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. friend

noun. ['ˈfrɛnd'] a person who backs a politician or a team etc..

Synonyms

  • proponent
  • seconder
  • indorser
  • exponent
  • Shavian
  • loyalist
  • partizan
  • endorser
  • well-wisher
  • toaster
  • voucher
  • protagonist
  • Francophile
  • advocate
  • functionalist
  • wassailer
  • sustainer
  • anglophil
  • Boswell
  • free trader
  • enthusiast
  • cheerleader
  • supporter
  • advocator
  • Jacobite
  • philhellenist
  • upholder
  • subscriber
  • Confederate
  • New Dealer
  • partisan
  • anglophile
  • corporatist
  • truster
  • believer
  • philhellene
  • sympathizer
  • maintainer
  • sympathiser
  • verifier
  • Whig
  • booster
  • stalwart
  • pillar
  • Roundhead
  • admirer
  • mainstay
  • Francophil
  • ratifier
  • Graecophile

Antonyms

  • withholder
  • male
  • adult
  • loser

Etymology

  • frende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freond (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. best

adjective. ['ˈbɛst'] (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities.

Synonyms

  • good
  • foremost
  • first
  • superfine
  • superior
  • top-grade
  • primo
  • uncomparable
  • optimum
  • incomparable
  • second-best
  • top
  • unsurpassable
  • prizewinning
  • unexcelled
  • world-class
  • unsurpassed
  • record-breaking
  • unexceeded
  • high-grade
  • top-quality
  • go-to-meeting
  • optimal
  • Sunday-go-to-meeting

Antonyms

  • comparable
  • side
  • bottom
  • worst
  • inferior

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. best

noun. ['ˈbɛst'] the supreme effort one can make.

Synonyms

  • effort
  • attempt
  • endeavour
  • endeavor

Antonyms

  • export
  • import
  • natural object
  • evil

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. best

noun. ['ˈbɛst'] the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others.

Synonyms

  • mortal
  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • evilness
  • wicked
  • unrighteous
  • unworthy

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. best

verb. ['ˈbɛst'] get the better of.

Synonyms

  • vanquish
  • beat
  • outflank
  • outmaneuver
  • trump
  • trounce
  • scoop
  • beat out
  • outsmart
  • crush
  • outmanoeuvre
  • shell

Antonyms

  • unkindness
  • malignancy
  • maleficence
  • immorality

Etymology

  • beste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • betst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word best-friend


1. Noun Phrase
Every dog owner knows the frustration of watching man’s best friend scratching uncontrollably after having become infested with fleas.

2. Noun Phrase
The other issue is that your best friend, co-worker, mother, sister or whomever you are venting to, is forming an opinion of your spouse through the things you share about the fight.

3. Noun Phrase
You may wonder what numerosity, quantitative thinking and mathematics have to do with your best friend, but surprisingly, studies show that dogs have the uncanny ability not only to count but also to do the math.

4. Noun Phrase
However, inside the home, the shar-pei is affectionate and engaging, and more than happy to sprawl out on the couch next to his best friend.

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