Synonyms

1. self-criticism

noun. criticism of yourself.

Synonyms

  • criticism

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Rhymes with Literary Criticism

Sentences with literary-criticism


1. Noun Phrase
Avoid writing your paper to follow the literary criticism you read in your research.

2. Noun Phrase
In modern times, most literary criticisms and theories fall into the categories of aesthetics and politics.

2. criticism

noun. ['ˈkrɪtɪˌsɪzəm'] disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings.

Synonyms

  • rebuke
  • faultfinding
  • brickbat
  • stricture
  • potshot
  • flak
  • reproof
  • attack
  • reproval
  • thrust
  • static
  • unfavorable judgment
  • carping
  • blast
  • disapproval
  • flack
  • slating
  • reprimand
  • reprehension

Antonyms

  • pull
  • stand still
  • moving
  • changeable

Etymology

  • -ism (English)
  • critic (English)
  • criticus (Latin)

3. criticism

noun. ['ˈkrɪtɪˌsɪzəm'] a serious examination and judgment of something.

Synonyms

  • examen
  • critique
  • critical appraisal
  • knock
  • critical analysis
  • self-criticism

Antonyms

  • hire
  • praise
  • uncritical
  • nonjudgmental

Etymology

  • -ism (English)
  • critic (English)
  • criticus (Latin)

4. criticism

noun. ['ˈkrɪtɪˌsɪzəm'] a written evaluation of a work of literature.

Synonyms

  • new criticism
  • explication de texte
  • writing
  • piece of writing
  • critique
  • critical review
  • review
  • review article
  • written material
  • analysis
  • textual criticism

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • end
  • finish
  • evolution

Etymology

  • -ism (English)
  • critic (English)
  • criticus (Latin)

5. literary

adjective. ['ˈlɪtɝˌɛri'] appropriate to literature rather than everyday speech or writing.

Antonyms

  • unconventional

Etymology

  • littéraire (French)
  • litterarius (Latin)

6. literary

adjective. ['ˈlɪtɝˌɛri'] knowledgeable about literature.

Antonyms

  • informality

Etymology

  • littéraire (French)
  • litterarius (Latin)
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