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1. tennis

noun. ['ˈtɛnəs, ˈtɛnɪs'] a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court.

Synonyms

  • professional tennis
  • court tennis
  • royal tennis
  • advantage
  • real tennis
  • footfault
  • set point
  • court game
  • lawn tennis
  • return
  • singles
  • doubles

Antonyms

  • liability
  • unfavorableness
  • disadvantage
  • inexpedience

Etymology

  • tenez (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Tennis Match

  • unattach
  • reattach
  • overmatch
  • mismatch
  • dispatch
  • scratch
  • rematch
  • detach
  • vlach
  • stach
  • snatch
  • krach
  • flach
  • drach
  • bratsch
  • brach
  • attach
  • tkach
  • thatch
  • thach
  • tatsch
  • rach
  • patch
  • matsch
  • mache
  • latsch
  • latch
  • lache
  • lach
  • kach

2. match

verb. ['ˈmætʃ'] be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics.

Synonyms

  • be
  • consort
  • support
  • coincide
  • consist
  • square
  • harmonise
  • befit
  • homologize
  • rime
  • parallel
  • tally
  • adhere
  • suit
  • underpin
  • rhyme
  • align
  • beseem
  • fit
  • correspond
  • accord
  • harmonize
  • correlate
  • pattern
  • concord
  • check
  • twin
  • duplicate
  • gibe
  • meet
  • equal
  • fit in
  • resemble
  • check out
  • bear out
  • corroborate
  • jibe
  • conform to
  • agree
  • look

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • deposit
  • sell
  • check in

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

3. match

verb. ['ˈmætʃ'] provide funds complementary to.

Synonyms

  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • different
  • diverge
  • unjust
  • unequal

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

4. match

verb. ['ˈmætʃ'] bring two objects, ideas, or people together.

Synonyms

  • mismate
  • pair
  • twin
  • mismatch
  • bring together
  • join
  • mate

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • derestrict
  • activity
  • action

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

5. match

verb. ['ˈmætʃ'] be equal to in quality or ability.

Synonyms

  • compete
  • equalize
  • equate
  • vie
  • equalise
  • contend
  • touch
  • equal

Antonyms

  • refuse
  • dissent
  • mistrust
  • distrust

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

6. match

noun. ['ˈmætʃ'] lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction.

Synonyms

  • ignitor
  • fuzee
  • safety match
  • lighter
  • fusee
  • kitchen match
  • lucifer
  • book matches
  • light
  • igniter
  • friction match
  • slow match

Antonyms

  • question
  • suffer
  • converge
  • be well

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

7. match

verb. ['ˈmætʃ'] make correspond or harmonize.

Synonyms

  • adjust
  • balance
  • equilibrize
  • equilibrise
  • equilibrate
  • fit
  • correct

Antonyms

  • unsound
  • inappropriate
  • unready
  • disagreement

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

8. match

noun. ['ˈmætʃ'] a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete.

Synonyms

  • semifinal
  • diving event
  • wrestling match
  • chess match
  • tennis match
  • final
  • matched game
  • semi
  • competition
  • test match
  • contest
  • boxing match
  • swimming event
  • quarterfinal
  • cockfight
  • match game
  • diving
  • field event

Antonyms

  • crooked
  • unlawful
  • dishonesty
  • round

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

9. match

noun. ['ˈmætʃ'] an exact duplicate.

Synonyms

  • duplication
  • mate

Antonyms

  • change
  • miss
  • forbid

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

10. match

noun. ['ˈmætʃ'] a burning piece of wood or cardboard.

Synonyms

  • lighter
  • light
  • igniter

Antonyms

  • boycott
  • disapproval
  • invalidate
  • negate

Etymology

  • macche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæcca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • meiche (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • micca (Latin)

Example sentences of the word tennis-match


1. Noun Phrase
During a tennis match your shoulder blade and collarbone glide together while your elbow hinges to power your serve and ground strokes.

2. Noun Phrase
Ball boys and girls are hired for tennis tournaments, and the position carries many perks, including meeting players and watching exciting tennis matches.

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