Antonyms
Etymology

1. extraneous

adjective. ['ɛkˈstreɪniːəs'] not essential.

Antonyms

  • backward

Etymology

  • extraneus (Latin)
  • extra (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Extraneous

  • contemporaneous
  • simultaneous
  • percutaneous
  • spontaneous
  • miscellaneous

Example sentences of the word extraneous


1. Adjective
Merging game save data allows you to play more games from a single account or to eliminate extraneous accounts.

2. extraneous

adjective. ['ɛkˈstreɪniːəs'] not pertinent to the matter under consideration.

Synonyms

  • impertinent
  • irrelevant
  • immaterial

Antonyms

  • spiritless
  • corporeal
  • immateriality
  • incorporeality

Etymology

  • extraneus (Latin)
  • extra (Latin)

3. extraneous

adjective. ['ɛkˈstreɪniːəs'] coming from the outside.

Synonyms

  • external
  • extrinsic

Antonyms

  • parallel
  • oblique
  • related

Etymology

  • extraneus (Latin)
  • extra (Latin)

4. extraneous

adjective. ['ɛkˈstreɪniːəs'] not belonging to that in which it is contained; introduced from an outside source.

Synonyms

  • adulterant
  • adulterating

Antonyms

  • bodied
  • material
  • substantial

Etymology

  • extraneus (Latin)
  • extra (Latin)
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