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1. oxymoron

noun. ['ˌɑːkˈsiːˈmɔrɑːn'] conjoining contradictory terms (as in `deafening silence').

Synonyms

  • image
  • figure
  • trope

Antonyms

  • multiply
  • integrate
  • differentiate
  • add

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Words that Rhyme with Oxymoron

  • aequitron
  • agouron
  • altron
  • certron
  • chemetron
  • chevron
  • cyclotron
  • electron
  • elektron
  • enron
  • eron
  • interferon
  • interferon
  • invitron
  • milacron
  • negatron
  • nephron
  • phototron
  • solitron
  • tebuthiuron

How do you pronounce oxymoron?

Pronounce oxymoron as ˌɑkˈsiˈmɔrɑn.

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How do you spell oxymoron? Is it oximoron ?

A common misspelling of oxymoron is oximoron

Example sentences of the word oxymoron


1. Noun, singular or mass
Healthy cheese may sound like an oxymoron, but the dairy boasts some health benefits that might surprise you.

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