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1. terminal

noun. ['ˈtɝːmənəl'] station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods.

Synonyms

  • air terminal
  • airport terminal
  • railway station
  • train depot
  • subway station
  • cathode
  • bus terminal
  • terminus
  • railroad station
  • bus depot
  • train station
  • depot
  • station
  • railroad terminal
  • bus station
  • coach station
  • transportation system
  • transit

Antonyms

  • undock
  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness

Etymology

  • terminal (French)
  • terminalis (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Terminal

  • accidental
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  • arnell
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  • barbanel
  • barnell
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  • bicknell
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  • biphenyl
  • bonnell
  • britnell

Example sentences of the word terminal


1. Adjective
The Federalists began to go into their terminal decline.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Disconnect the wire by pulling it off the terminal.

Quotes containing the word terminal


1. Depression can seem worse than terminal cancer, because most cancer patients feel loved and they have hope and self-esteem.
- David D. Burns

2. It's not gray,"Clary felt compelled to point out. "It's green.""If there was such a thing as terminal literalism, you'd have died in childhood,"said Jace.
- Cassandra Clare, City of Bones

3. The truth is that there is only one terminal dignity - love. And the story of a love is not important - what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
- Helen Hayes

2. terminal

noun. ['ˈtɝːmənəl'] a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves.

Synonyms

  • positive pole
  • pole
  • electrical device
  • contact
  • tangency
  • battery
  • electric battery
  • anode

Antonyms

  • begin
  • defeat
  • victory
  • continue

Etymology

  • terminal (French)
  • terminalis (Latin)

3. terminal

adjective. ['ˈtɝːmənəl'] occurring at or forming an end or termination.

Synonyms

  • concluding
  • last
  • closing

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end
  • beginning

Etymology

  • terminal (French)
  • terminalis (Latin)

4. terminal

adjective. ['ˈtɝːmənəl'] causing or ending in or approaching death.

Antonyms

  • antinode

Etymology

  • terminal (French)
  • terminalis (Latin)

5. terminal

noun. ['ˈtɝːmənəl'] electronic equipment consisting of a device providing access to a computer; has a keyboard and display.

Synonyms

  • job-oriented terminal
  • electronic equipment
  • link-attached terminal
  • remote station
  • keyboard
  • link-attached station

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • imperfection
  • pull
  • oxidize

Etymology

  • terminal (French)
  • terminalis (Latin)

6. terminal

noun. ['ˈtɝːmənəl'] either extremity of something that has length.

Synonyms

  • finish
  • end point
  • bitter end
  • railhead
  • nerve end
  • yardarm
  • extremity
  • terminus
  • nerve ending
  • goal
  • pole
  • endpoint
  • magnetic pole
  • bitthead
  • termination
  • end
  • tip
  • telomere
  • heel
  • destination

Antonyms

  • activation
  • continuance
  • continuation
  • monetization

Etymology

  • terminal (French)
  • terminalis (Latin)
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