Antonyms

1. long-range

adjective. ['ˈlɔŋˈreɪndʒ'] involving an extended span of time.

Antonyms

  • unretentive

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Words that Rhyme with Long Chain

  • st_germain
  • legerdemain
  • st_germaine
  • preordain
  • lamontagne
  • lafountaine
  • lafountain
  • inhumane
  • constrain
  • restrain
  • overtrain
  • mcswain
  • explain
  • complain
  • champlain
  • aquitaine
  • ukraine
  • tremaine
  • sylvain
  • sustain
  • spokane
  • sartain
  • retrain
  • refrain
  • profane
  • partain
  • mustain
  • mundane
  • mcwain
  • mcshane

2. long-term

adjective. ['ˈlɔŋˈtɝːm'] relating to or extending over a relatively long time.

Synonyms

  • long-run
  • long

Antonyms

  • improvident
  • unretentive
  • unmindful

3. chain

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪn'] a series of things depending on each other as if linked together.

Synonyms

  • catena
  • series
  • concatenation

Antonyms

  • natural elevation
  • finish
  • head
  • rear

Etymology

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

4. chain

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪn'] (chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule).

Synonyms

  • ring
  • long-chain molecule
  • chemical chain
  • closed chain
  • long chain
  • unit
  • open chain
  • building block

Antonyms

  • closed chain
  • upgrade
  • downgrade
  • incapability

Etymology

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

5. chain

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪn'] a series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament.

Synonyms

  • anchor chain
  • watch guard
  • paper chain
  • anchor rope
  • chain printer
  • snow chain
  • ligament
  • bicycle chain
  • cycle
  • tire chain
  • bicycle
  • chain tongs
  • fob
  • watch chain
  • chatelaine
  • pull chain
  • bike

Antonyms

  • walk
  • keep down
  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise

Etymology

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

6. chain

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪn'] (business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership.

Synonyms

  • discount chain
  • chain store
  • business concern
  • business organisation
  • restaurant chain
  • retail chain
  • business
  • apparel chain
  • business organization

Antonyms

  • prevent
  • failing
  • stay
  • running

Etymology

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

7. long

adjective. ['ˈlɔŋ'] primarily temporal sense; being or indicating a relatively great or greater than average duration or passage of time or a duration as specified.

Synonyms

  • long-lasting
  • protracted
  • nightlong
  • long-acting
  • long-run
  • long-term
  • duration
  • weeklong
  • drawn-out
  • perennial
  • long-life
  • long-lived
  • longish
  • lasting
  • yearlong
  • continuing
  • interminable
  • lengthy
  • monthlong
  • extended
  • long-dated
  • chronic
  • longitudinal
  • daylong
  • endless
  • eight-day
  • womb-to-tomb
  • hourlong
  • eternal
  • long-range
  • lifelong
  • semipermanent
  • seven-day
  • all-night
  • prolonged
  • agelong
  • bimestrial
  • durable
  • longstanding
  • time-consuming
  • length

Antonyms

  • sporadic
  • impermanent
  • eradicable
  • unstable

Etymology

  • long (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • longen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • langian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. long

adjective. ['ˈlɔŋ'] primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified.

Synonyms

  • extendable
  • long-handled
  • elongate
  • oblong
  • long-wool
  • far
  • lengthened
  • extended
  • long-wooled
  • polysyllabic
  • long-staple
  • sesquipedalian
  • long-range
  • pole-handled
  • prolonged
  • stretch
  • elongated
  • extendible
  • lank
  • length

Antonyms

  • permanence
  • impermanence
  • longness
  • fast

Etymology

  • long (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • longen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • langian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. long

verb. ['ˈlɔŋ'] desire strongly or persistently.

Synonyms

  • yearn
  • hanker
  • languish
  • want
  • ache
  • desire
  • yen

Antonyms

  • finite
  • discontinuous
  • aperiodic
  • perishable

Etymology

  • long (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • longen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • langian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. long

adjective. ['ˈlɔŋ'] of relatively great height.

Antonyms

  • acute

Etymology

  • long (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • longen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • langian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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