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1. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another.

Synonyms

  • photochemical exchange

Antonyms

  • inactivate
  • de-iodinate

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Foreign Exchange

  • shortchange
  • lestrange
  • prearrange
  • long-range
  • interchange
  • estrange
  • downrange
  • strange
  • rearrange
  • phalange
  • derange
  • prange
  • grange
  • range
  • mange
  • arrange
  • ainge

Example sentences of the word foreign-exchange


1. Noun Phrase
The majority of foreign exchange dealers rely on their skill in trading currency to earn as much as possible.

2. Noun Phrase
Learn foreign exchange rates, and evaluate your options.

3. Noun Phrase
Decide if foreign exchange trading is an opportunity you want to explore.

4. Noun Phrase
You will get the best foreign exchange rate possible on these cards as well.

2. exchange

verb. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] give to, and receive from, one another.

Synonyms

  • stand in
  • sub
  • interchange
  • transfer
  • change
  • trade in
  • barter
  • redeem
  • fill in
  • ransom
  • swap
  • substitute
  • switch
  • swop
  • cash
  • cash in
  • sell

Antonyms

  • nationalize
  • dehumanize
  • complicate
  • hydrogenate

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

3. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] the act of giving something in return for something received.

Synonyms

  • dealing
  • logrolling
  • dealings

Antonyms

  • increase
  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

4. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one).

Antonyms

  • brighten

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

5. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] the act of changing one thing for another thing.

Synonyms

  • trade-off
  • interchange
  • tradeoff

Antonyms

  • sensitize
  • demilitarise
  • transitivize
  • decontaminate

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

6. exchange

verb. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category.

Synonyms

  • convert
  • rectify
  • shift
  • utilize
  • launder
  • commute
  • capitalise
  • change
  • switch
  • break
  • replace

Antonyms

  • validate
  • qualify
  • denaturalize
  • empty

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

7. foreign

adjective. ['ˈfɔrən, ˈfɑːrən'] of concern to or concerning the affairs of other nations (other than your own).

Synonyms

  • overseas
  • international
  • outside
  • external

Antonyms

  • national
  • citizen
  • acquaintance
  • unestablished

Etymology

  • forein (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. foreign

adjective. ['ˈfɔrən, ˈfɑːrən'] relating to or originating in or characteristic of another place or part of the world.

Synonyms

  • tramontane
  • alien
  • established
  • foreign-born
  • unnaturalised
  • nonnative
  • imported
  • exotic
  • naturalized
  • unnaturalized
  • foreignness
  • unfamiliarity
  • adventive
  • curiousness
  • strangeness

Antonyms

  • familiarity
  • nativeness
  • familiar
  • cismontane

Etymology

  • forein (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. foreign

adjective. ['ˈfɔrən, ˈfɑːrən'] not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something.

Synonyms

  • extrinsic

Antonyms

  • unsettled
  • unorthodox

Etymology

  • forein (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. foreign

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

Synonyms

  • adulterant
  • adulterating

Antonyms

  • unproved
  • unplanted
  • usualness

Etymology

  • forein (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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