Synonyms
Antonyms

1. middle-class

adjective. ['ˈmɪdəlˈklæs'] occupying a socioeconomic position intermediate between those of the lower classes and the wealthy.

Synonyms

  • conservative
  • materialistic
  • lower-middle-class
  • status
  • upper-middle-class
  • position

Antonyms

  • upper-class
  • socialistic
  • juvenile
  • nonconformist

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Words that Rhyme with Class Action

  • dissatisfaction
  • satisfaction
  • liquefaction
  • transaction
  • subtraction
  • extraction
  • distraction
  • contraction
  • abstraction
  • retraction
  • infraction
  • diffraction
  • classaction
  • telaction
  • interaction
  • exaction
  • attraction
  • traction
  • reaction
  • inaction
  • fraction
  • faction

Example sentences of the word class-action


1. Noun Phrase
You may end up part of a class action suit if other consumers have had the same experience.

2. Noun Phrase
* Requesting more than $3,500 in relief

2. action

noun. ['ˈækʃən'] something done (usually as opposed to something said).

Synonyms

  • choice
  • civility
  • taking
  • prohibition
  • reference
  • vampirism
  • selection
  • achievement
  • transgression
  • pickings
  • thing
  • carrying into action
  • accenting
  • application
  • bruxism
  • human action
  • stupefaction
  • accomplishment
  • alienation
  • engagement
  • act
  • destabilisation
  • saving
  • destabilization
  • execution
  • change
  • course
  • fetch
  • consultation
  • swordplay
  • aggression
  • option
  • arrival
  • play
  • pick
  • reverence
  • jump-start
  • hostility
  • course of action
  • economy
  • transfusion
  • forbiddance
  • interaction
  • benignity
  • playing
  • politeness
  • inhibition
  • human activity
  • resistance
  • opposition
  • accentuation
  • kindness
  • jumpstart
  • deed
  • performance
  • carrying out
  • res gestae
  • employment
  • beatification

Antonyms

  • stabilization
  • disappearance
  • activity
  • active

Etymology

  • accion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • action (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. action

noun. ['ˈækʃən'] a military engagement.

Synonyms

  • EW
  • sortie
  • police action
  • battle
  • encirclement
  • engagement
  • sally
  • saber rattling
  • defense
  • defence
  • warfare
  • group action
  • defensive measure
  • conflict
  • amphibious landing
  • military action
  • resistance
  • blockade
  • electronic warfare
  • sabre rattling
  • fight

Antonyms

  • hold
  • engage
  • requisition
  • confine

Etymology

  • accion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • action (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. action

noun. ['ˈækʃən'] the state of being active.

Synonyms

  • swing
  • eruption
  • state
  • behaviour
  • eructation
  • behavior
  • operation
  • play
  • activity
  • agency
  • overdrive
  • extravasation
  • hum
  • active
  • activeness

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • disunion

Etymology

  • accion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • action (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. action

noun. ['ˈækʃən'] a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings).

Synonyms

  • materialization
  • sorption
  • rigidifying
  • pair creation
  • natural action
  • selection
  • oxygenation
  • extinction
  • curing
  • opacification
  • dielectrolysis
  • release
  • softening
  • magnetisation
  • chemical change
  • process
  • pair production
  • fossilization
  • coagulation
  • desorption
  • distillation
  • filtration
  • materialisation
  • magnetic induction
  • natural selection
  • stiffening
  • chemical process
  • stimulation
  • antiredeposition
  • concretion
  • physical process
  • diffusion
  • set
  • rigidification
  • acidification
  • geologic process
  • inactivation
  • chromatography
  • drift
  • demagnetization
  • geological process
  • curdling
  • ion exchange
  • synergy
  • phase change
  • leach
  • phase transition
  • natural process
  • ecesis
  • precession of the equinoxes
  • decay
  • centrifugation
  • succession
  • ionisation
  • leaching
  • transpiration
  • state change
  • survival of the fittest
  • vitrification
  • oscillation
  • solidification
  • soak
  • soaking
  • ionophoresis
  • aeration
  • effervescence
  • condensation
  • sericulture
  • electrophoresis
  • disintegration
  • cataphoresis
  • physical change
  • scattering
  • synergism
  • nuclear reaction
  • survival
  • absorption
  • soakage
  • ecological succession
  • fossilisation
  • clotting
  • source
  • activity
  • distillment
  • magnetization
  • hardening
  • flocculation
  • radiation
  • formation
  • chemical action
  • temperature change
  • establishment
  • sink
  • solidifying
  • ionization
  • transduction
  • demagnetisation
  • pair formation
  • dissolution
  • capture
  • saltation
  • flow
  • feedback
  • adiabatic process
  • extraction

Antonyms

  • sink
  • source
  • ride
  • inactivation

Etymology

  • accion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • action (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] a collection of things sharing a common attribute.

Synonyms

  • sex
  • violin family
  • denomination
  • collection
  • grammatical category
  • paradigm
  • syntactic category
  • declension
  • substitution class
  • family
  • category
  • accumulation
  • superphylum
  • stamp
  • brass family
  • conjugation
  • assemblage
  • woodwind family
  • histocompatibility complex

Antonyms

  • disorderliness
  • divest
  • diapsid
  • buy

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

7. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] a body of students who are taught together.

Synonyms

  • grade
  • assemblage
  • section
  • course
  • master class
  • discussion section
  • form

Antonyms

  • peripheral
  • right
  • left
  • artifact

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

8. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] people having the same social, economic, or educational status.

Synonyms

  • trade
  • labour
  • bourgeoisie
  • peasantry
  • womanhood
  • lower class
  • estate of the realm
  • commons
  • immigrant class
  • upper crust
  • working class
  • market
  • center
  • age class
  • booboisie
  • firing line
  • fraternity
  • world
  • sodality
  • the three estates
  • domain
  • old school
  • middle class
  • people
  • class structure
  • social class
  • commonalty
  • ninja
  • commonality
  • underworld
  • woman
  • society
  • proletariat
  • underclass
  • upper class
  • stratum
  • caste
  • socio-economic class
  • craft
  • estate
  • brotherhood
  • fair sex
  • agriculture
  • yeomanry
  • demimonde

Antonyms

  • war
  • deregulate
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

9. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings.

Synonyms

  • teaching
  • childbirth-preparation class
  • lecturing
  • recitation
  • propaedeutics
  • seminar
  • lecture
  • workshop
  • elective
  • class period
  • course of study
  • shop class
  • propaedeutic
  • directed study
  • coursework
  • course of lectures
  • course
  • required course
  • didactics
  • elective course
  • orientation course
  • lesson
  • course session
  • education
  • educational activity
  • orientation
  • extension course
  • instruction
  • home study
  • pedagogy
  • art class
  • correspondence course
  • industrial arts
  • refresher course
  • refresher
  • shop
  • adult education

Antonyms

  • downgrade
  • snarl
  • entangle
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

10. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] a league ranked by quality.

Synonyms

  • league
  • division

Antonyms

  • uninitiate
  • living
  • poor

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)
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