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1. history

noun. ['ˈhɪstɝi, ˈhɪstri'] the aggregate of past events.

Synonyms

  • historic period
  • Dark Ages
  • Renaissance
  • yesteryear
  • antiquity
  • Middle Ages
  • past
  • Renascence
  • past times

Antonyms

  • nonexistence
  • alive
  • retreat
  • young

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Rhymes with History Lesson

  • delicatessen
  • monessen
  • mckesson
  • presson
  • dressen
  • cresson
  • creson
  • bresson
  • yesen
  • wesson
  • lessen
  • kesten
  • kessen
  • jesson
  • jessen
  • hesson
  • chesson
  • caisson
  • besson
  • essen

2. history

noun. ['ˈhɪstɝi, ˈhɪstri'] a record or narrative description of past events.

Synonyms

  • account
  • record
  • case history
  • etymology
  • recital
  • life
  • historical paper
  • annals
  • biography
  • life story
  • ancient history
  • historical record
  • historical document
  • chronicle
  • story
  • life history

Antonyms

  • birth
  • death
  • nonbeing
  • dead

3. history

noun. ['ˈhɪstɝi, ˈhɪstri'] the continuum of events occurring in succession leading from the past to the present and even into the future.

Antonyms

  • oldness

4. history

noun. ['ˈhɪstɝi, ˈhɪstri'] the discipline that records and interprets past events involving human beings.

Synonyms

  • liberal arts
  • humanistic discipline
  • arts

Antonyms

  • indirect discourse
  • credit
  • debit
  • unimportance

5. history

noun. ['ˈhɪstɝi, ˈhɪstri'] all that is remembered of the past as preserved in writing; a body of knowledge.

Synonyms

  • knowledge
  • cognition

Antonyms

  • clock out
  • erase
  • contraindicate

6. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] a unit of instruction.

Synonyms

  • teaching
  • course of instruction
  • dance lesson
  • instruction
  • tennis lesson
  • pedagogy
  • golf lesson
  • class
  • music lesson
  • language lesson
  • course of study

Antonyms

  • unenlightenment
  • persuasive
  • evil
  • unchaste

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

7. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] punishment intended as a warning to others.

Synonyms

  • object lesson
  • example
  • warning
  • monition
  • deterrent example
  • word of advice

Antonyms

  • inconsequence
  • meaninglessness
  • insignificance
  • unimportance

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

8. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] the significance of a story or event.

Synonyms

  • significance
  • import
  • meaning
  • signification

Antonyms

  • immoral
  • dishonorable
  • wicked
  • unrighteous

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

9. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] a task assigned for individual study.

Synonyms

  • teaching
  • instruction
  • schoolwork
  • school assignment
  • pedagogy
  • reading assignment
  • education
  • educational activity
  • example
  • exercise
  • didactics

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • unnaturally
  • inactivity
  • inelegance

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

Sentences with history-lesson


1. Noun Phrase
After the winner is declared, continue your day in Wilmington with a stop at Rombach Place Museum for a local history lesson.

2. Noun Phrase
This nostalgic quiz will provide a mini history lesson with questions about politics, pop culture, cars and economy.

3. Noun Phrase
This spooky holiday also has roots in ancient festivals of Celtic and pagan origin, which makes for an out-of-the-ordinary history lesson for youngsters.

4. Noun Phrase
The illustrations, drawn by well-known children's book author Tomie dePaola, help bring the history lesson to life.

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