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1. material

noun. ['məˈtɪriːəl'] the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object.

Synonyms

  • waste product
  • bedding
  • sealing material
  • ammunition
  • packing
  • rock
  • adhesive material
  • atom
  • thickener
  • raw material
  • detergent builder
  • homogenate
  • chemical substance
  • undercut
  • contaminant
  • radioactive material
  • foam
  • bedding material
  • abradant
  • molecule
  • colour
  • rind
  • ground
  • wadding
  • adhesive agent
  • discharge
  • mote
  • precursor
  • floc
  • ballast
  • substance
  • particulate matter
  • sorbent material
  • mineral
  • waste material
  • sorbent
  • aggregate
  • corpuscle
  • speck
  • stuff
  • vernix caseosa
  • translucent substance
  • waste
  • dielectric
  • particulate
  • thickening
  • diamagnet
  • stone
  • particle
  • earth
  • sorbate
  • humate
  • nonconductor
  • dust
  • floccule
  • fluff
  • transparent substance
  • conductor
  • waste matter
  • staple
  • packing material
  • vernix
  • color
  • adhesive
  • wad
  • insulator
  • plant substance
  • litter
  • builder
  • detritus
  • colouring material
  • filling
  • abrasive
  • abrasive material
  • composite material
  • fiber
  • fill
  • contamination
  • emission
  • fibre
  • HAZMAT
  • animal material
  • paper
  • impregnation
  • plant material
  • bimetal
  • toner
  • elastomer
  • chemical

Antonyms

  • conductor
  • undercharge
  • discolor
  • homogeneous

Etymology

  • material (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materialis (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Roofing Material

  • antibacterial
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  • managerial
  • immaterial
  • bacterial
  • venereal
  • imperial
  • arterial
  • ethereal
  • serial
  • cereal

Example sentences of the word roofing-material


1. Noun Phrase
Overlap the next strip of roofing material with the first by at least 4 inches.

2. Noun Phrase
Fiberglass is sometimes used as a roofing material for RVs.

3. Noun Phrase
They are fairly expensive compared with many other roofing materials, and they are difficult to install.

4. Noun Phrase
Clay roof tiles are one of the oldest types of roofing materials, dating back hundreds of years.

2. material

noun. ['məˈtɪriːəl'] information (data or ideas or observations) that can be used or reworked into a finished form.

Synonyms

  • info
  • information
  • rehash

Antonyms

  • custom-made
  • disengage
  • odd-toed ungulate
  • simplicity

Etymology

  • material (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materialis (Latin)

3. material

noun. ['məˈtɪriːəl'] artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers.

Synonyms

  • chintz
  • felt
  • wash-and-wear
  • lisle
  • khaki
  • challis
  • quilting
  • coating
  • monk's cloth
  • macintosh
  • bombazine
  • tapa
  • permanent press
  • cerecloth
  • silk
  • satin
  • marseille
  • cambric
  • duffle
  • fustian
  • knit
  • frieze
  • seersucker
  • metallic
  • piece of cloth
  • plaid
  • towelling
  • silesia
  • bagging
  • duck
  • diamante
  • camel's hair
  • plush
  • cashmere
  • hopsacking
  • grosgrain
  • velours
  • mackinaw
  • toweling
  • taffeta
  • tappa
  • tapis
  • leatherette
  • gingham
  • sailcloth
  • stammel
  • twill
  • samite
  • moquette
  • wire cloth
  • homespun
  • linen
  • chenille
  • foulard
  • batiste
  • muslin
  • polyester
  • basket weave
  • whipcord
  • cobweb
  • cotton
  • mousseline de sole
  • brocade
  • watered-silk
  • net
  • meshwork
  • upholstery material
  • worsted
  • lint
  • canvas
  • camo
  • repp
  • tweed
  • moleskin
  • etamin
  • broadcloth
  • terry cloth
  • artefact
  • canopy
  • ninon
  • pina cloth
  • meshing
  • grogram
  • hopsack
  • canvass
  • duffel
  • baize
  • acrylic
  • moreen
  • jean
  • mesh
  • georgette
  • flannelette
  • vicuna
  • imitation leather
  • etamine
  • vulcanized fiber
  • tapestry
  • Viyella
  • batik
  • wool
  • buckram
  • camouflage
  • hair
  • satinet
  • calico
  • drapery
  • gabardine
  • organza
  • cretonne
  • pinstripe
  • corduroy
  • fleece
  • rep
  • suiting
  • pepper-and-salt
  • satinette
  • motley
  • crepe
  • shantung
  • doeskin
  • pongee
  • chino
  • camelhair
  • nankeen
  • herringbone
  • chiffon
  • shag
  • sponge cloth
  • terry
  • warp
  • tammy
  • dungaree
  • yoke
  • hem
  • terrycloth
  • pilot cloth
  • cord
  • faille
  • sheeting
  • suede cloth
  • Velcro
  • pique
  • wincey
  • bunting
  • pick
  • jaconet
  • sackcloth
  • haircloth
  • horsehair
  • paisley
  • crape
  • shirttail
  • rayon
  • edging
  • suede
  • print
  • percale
  • weft
  • mackintosh
  • tartan
  • khadi
  • velour
  • diaper
  • velvet
  • Canton flannel
  • khaddar
  • camlet
  • woolen
  • waterproof
  • piece of material
  • swan's down
  • elastic
  • trousering
  • artifact
  • moire
  • cotton flannel
  • lame
  • spandex
  • velveteen
  • sateen
  • madras
  • nylon
  • poplin
  • voile
  • linsey-woolsey
  • woof
  • cloth
  • mohair
  • network
  • serge
  • damask
  • olive drab
  • woollen
  • filling
  • durable press
  • sacking
  • belting
  • ticking
  • chambray
  • fiber
  • shirting
  • jacquard
  • web
  • textile
  • webbing
  • denim
  • lace
  • crinoline
  • aba
  • boucle
  • fibre
  • flannel
  • screening
  • alpaca
  • scrim
  • sharkskin
  • panting
  • dimity
  • fabric
  • oilcloth

Antonyms

  • confront
  • stand still
  • poor
  • smooth

Etymology

  • material (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materialis (Latin)

4. material

noun. ['məˈtɪriːəl'] things needed for doing or making something.

Synonyms

  • railing
  • roofing
  • equipment

Antonyms

  • factory-made
  • dislike
  • outgo
  • gross

Etymology

  • material (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materialis (Latin)

5. material

adjective. ['məˈtɪriːəl'] concerned with worldly rather than spiritual interests.

Synonyms

  • secular
  • temporal

Antonyms

  • nonmetallic
  • diving duck
  • dabbling duck

Etymology

  • material (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materialis (Latin)

6. material

adjective. ['məˈtɪriːəl'] derived from or composed of matter.

Synonyms

  • physicalness
  • corporality
  • corporeality
  • real
  • substantial
  • physical

Antonyms

  • immateriality
  • immaterial
  • incorporeality
  • uncover

Etymology

  • material (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materialis (Latin)

7. material

adjective. ['məˈtɪriːəl'] directly relevant to a matter especially a law case.

Antonyms

  • achromatic

Etymology

  • material (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materialis (Latin)

8. material

adjective. ['məˈtɪriːəl'] concerned with or affecting physical as distinct from intellectual or psychological well-being.

Antonyms

  • disjoin

Etymology

  • material (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materialis (Latin)

9. roofing

noun. ['ˈruːfɪŋ'] the craft of a roofer.

Synonyms

  • building
  • craft
  • slating
  • construction

Antonyms

  • export
  • import
  • sell
  • disassembly

10. roofing

noun. ['ˈruːfɪŋ'] material used to construct a roof.

Antonyms

  • misconstruction
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