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1. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses.

Synonyms

  • carbon paper
  • cellulose
  • manifold paper
  • crepe paper
  • india paper
  • wrapping paper
  • tissue paper
  • linen
  • construction paper
  • confetti
  • papyrus
  • manila
  • oilpaper
  • material
  • crepe
  • paper tape
  • carbon
  • manila paper
  • ticker tape
  • linen paper
  • tablet
  • filter paper
  • greaseproof paper
  • card
  • paper-mache
  • sheet of paper
  • cartridge paper
  • composition board
  • tissue
  • writing paper
  • litmus paper
  • transfer paper
  • sheet
  • computer paper
  • flypaper
  • chad
  • score paper
  • pad of paper
  • blotting paper
  • papier-mache
  • manilla
  • manilla paper
  • parchment
  • tracing paper
  • art paper
  • wallpaper
  • wax paper
  • cardboard
  • paper toweling
  • music paper
  • manifold
  • pad
  • rice paper
  • blotter
  • graph paper
  • piece of paper
  • roofing paper
  • tar paper
  • waste paper
  • blueprint paper
  • drawing paper
  • newsprint
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • dress
  • roughen
  • aperiodic
  • formal

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Paper Clip

  • roundtrip
  • microchip
  • outstrip
  • unzip
  • strip
  • scripp
  • scrip
  • equip
  • whipp
  • whip
  • trippe
  • tripp
  • trip
  • stipp
  • snip
  • slip
  • skipp
  • skip
  • quipp
  • quip
  • klipp
  • gripp
  • grip
  • flip
  • drip
  • crip
  • blip
  • zipp
  • zip
  • yip

Example sentences of the word paper-clip


1. Noun Phrase
Insert one end of a paper clip into one end of a straw.

2. Noun Phrase
Add a paper clip to the other end of the straw.

3. Noun Phrase
Insert a paper clip in the small hole on the top of the iPhone.

4. Noun Phrase
Open the paper clip** and use it to clean out any old cement left inside the crown.

2. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] an essay (especially one written as an assignment).

Synonyms

  • theme
  • term paper
  • essay
  • composition

Antonyms

  • mental
  • natural
  • decrease
  • single

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements.

Synonyms

  • rotogravure
  • newspaper headline
  • editorial
  • newspaper article
  • news story
  • cartoon strip
  • feature
  • funnies
  • headline
  • comic strip
  • strip
  • newspaper column
  • news article
  • news item
  • sheet
  • school newspaper
  • sports section
  • column
  • school paper
  • daily
  • gazette
  • press
  • public press
  • tabloid
  • feature article
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • unbodied
  • immateriality
  • incorporeality
  • insubstantial

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a medium for written communication.

Synonyms

  • page

Antonyms

  • empty
  • natural object

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a scholarly article describing the results of observations or stating hypotheses.

Antonyms

  • insubstantiality

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a business firm that publishes newspapers.

Synonyms

  • publishing house
  • newspaper publisher
  • publishing company
  • publisher
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • ride
  • please
  • praise
  • lack

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. clip

verb. ['ˈklɪp'] sever or remove by pinching or snipping.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • snip
  • nip
  • nip off

Antonyms

  • unabridged
  • unmown
  • untrimmed
  • presence

Etymology

  • clyppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. clip

noun. ['ˈklɪp'] a metal frame or container holding cartridges; can be inserted into an automatic gun.

Synonyms

  • magazine
  • pincurl clip
  • supply chamber
  • gun
  • cartridge clip

Antonyms

  • fancy
  • starve
  • stay
  • strengthen

Etymology

  • clyppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. clip

noun. ['ˈklɪp'] any of various small fasteners used to hold loose articles together.

Synonyms

  • bicycle clip
  • paper clip
  • fixing
  • bulldog clip
  • fastening
  • gem clip
  • holdfast
  • paperclip
  • trouser clip
  • fastener
  • hair slide

Antonyms

  • undress
  • overdress
  • dress up
  • dress down

Etymology

  • clyppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. clip

noun. ['ˈklɪp'] an instance or single occasion for some event.

Synonyms

  • example
  • time
  • case

Antonyms

  • worst
  • side
  • bottom
  • low

Etymology

  • clyppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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