Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. echelon

noun. ['ˈɛʃəˌlɑːn'] a body of troops arranged in a line.

Synonyms

  • military force
  • military unit
  • military group

Antonyms

  • repulsion
  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

Etymology

  • échelon (French)
  • échelle (French)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Echelon

  • avalon
  • babylon
  • carillon
  • cephalon
  • epsilon
  • fenelon
  • guslan
  • halon
  • nylon
  • pylon
  • vanderlaan
  • waylon

Example sentences of the word echelon


1. Noun, singular or mass
In the world of supermarket/drugstore beauty products, they are in the upper echelon.

2. echelon

noun. ['ˈɛʃəˌlɑːn'] a diffraction grating consisting of a pile of plates of equal thickness arranged stepwise with a constant offset.

Synonyms

  • grating

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract

Etymology

  • échelon (French)
  • échelle (French)
Synonym.com