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1. unwished-for

adjective. not welcome.

Synonyms

  • unwished
  • unwanted

Antonyms

  • welcome
  • desirable
  • loved

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Words that Rhyme with For Instance

Example sentences of the word for-instance


1. Noun Phrase
CNA2day for instance, offers an intensive one-day preparation to challenge the test in North Carolina.

2. Noun Phrase
Baked Lays, for instance, have 20 percent fewer calories than the company's original chips.

2. unlooked-for

adjective. not anticipated.

Synonyms

  • unforeseen
  • unanticipated
  • out of the blue

Antonyms

  • unsurprising
  • due
  • expectable
  • awaited

3. uncalled-for

adjective. unnecessary and unwarranted.

Synonyms

  • needless
  • gratuitous
  • unneeded

Antonyms

  • essential
  • paid
  • merited
  • desirable

4. yearned-for

adjective. greatly desired.

Synonyms

  • longed-for
  • wished-for

Antonyms

  • unwelcome
  • unloved
  • undesirable

5. uncared-for

adjective. lacking needed care and attention.

Synonyms

  • unattended
  • untended

Antonyms

  • noticed
  • accompanied
  • supervised

6. unhoped-for

adjective. so unexpected as to have not been imagined.

Synonyms

  • unthought-of
  • unhoped
  • unthought

Antonyms

  • unsurprising
  • due
  • expectable
  • awaited

7. hoped-for

adjective. expected hopefully.

Synonyms

  • anticipated
  • awaited

Antonyms

  • surprising
  • unthought-of
  • unhoped-for

8. instance

noun. ['ˈɪnstəns'] an occurrence of something.

Synonyms

  • piece
  • occurrence
  • bit
  • mortification
  • happening
  • example
  • clip
  • time
  • case
  • natural event
  • humiliation

Antonyms

  • noncurrent
  • disassemble
  • disjoin
  • black

Etymology

  • instance (French)
  • instantia (Latin)

9. instance

noun. ['ˈɪnstəns'] an item of information that is typical of a class or group.

Synonyms

  • case in point
  • apology
  • information
  • illustration
  • representative
  • precedent
  • specimen
  • quintessence
  • example
  • excuse
  • sample

Antonyms

  • appearance
  • beginning
  • ending
  • success

Etymology

  • instance (French)
  • instantia (Latin)

10. instance

verb. ['ˈɪnstəns'] clarify by giving an example of.

Synonyms

  • exposit
  • illustrate
  • elaborate
  • lucubrate
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • dilate
  • expatiate
  • exemplify
  • expound

Antonyms

  • white
  • break
  • allopatry
  • sympatry

Etymology

  • instance (French)
  • instantia (Latin)
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