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1. secondary

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate.

Synonyms

  • inessential
  • vicarious
  • supplemental
  • unoriginal
  • auxiliary
  • alternative
  • alternate
  • utility
  • supplementary
  • substitute
  • unessential
  • indirect
  • collateral
  • standby
  • second-string
  • subsidiary
  • thirdhand
  • secondhand

Antonyms

  • essential
  • primary
  • unexpendable
  • inessentiality

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Rhymes with Secondary

  • actuary
  • ancillary
  • apothecary
  • arbitrary
  • arbitrary
  • aviary
  • budgetary
  • contemporary
  • customary
  • deflationary
  • dictionary
  • dietary
  • dignitary
  • disciplinary
  • discretionary
  • disinflationary
  • dispensary
  • diversionary
  • diversionary
  • dromedary

Sentences with secondary


1. Adjective
Conduct proper primary and secondary research once your article is given the green light.

Quotes about secondary


1. Love seeks one thing only: the good of the one loved. It leaves all the other secondary effects to take care of themselves. Love, therefore, is its own reward.
- Thomas Merton

2. Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of other's opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
- Steve Jobs

3. I am thankful when I am hungry because then I know that when I eat, the food will taste better. Life has taught me that my true contentment rests in hope, and the pleasure itself is secondary. It is self-awareness, not happiness, that maintains peace.
- Criss Jami, Killosophy

2. secondary

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] not of major importance.

Antonyms

  • unobligated

3. secondary

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] depending on or incidental to what is original or primary.

Synonyms

  • incidental

Antonyms

  • important
  • necessary

4. secondary

noun. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil.

Synonyms

  • secondary coil
  • secondary winding
  • coil

Antonyms

  • fresh
  • creative
  • unoriginality
  • unconventional

5. secondary

noun. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] the defensive football players who line up behind the linemen.

Synonyms

  • formation
  • back
  • eleven

Antonyms

  • conjunctive
  • conventional
  • refrain
  • noncyclic

6. secondary

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] belonging to a lower class or rank.

Synonyms

  • subordinate

Antonyms

  • noncausative
  • distributary

7. secondary

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] inferior in rank or status.

Synonyms

  • lowly
  • junior-grade
  • petty
  • subaltern
  • lower-ranking

Antonyms

  • indispensable
  • intrinsic
  • normal
  • unexchangeable
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