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1. volume

noun. ['ˈvɑːljuːm'] the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object.

Synonyms

  • quantity
  • cubic content unit
  • content
  • cubature unit
  • displacement unit
  • cubage unit
  • amount
  • capacity unit
  • capacity
  • capacity measure
  • measure
  • volume unit

Antonyms

  • fore
  • anterior
  • negate
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • volume (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • volumen (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Volume

  • vacuum

How do you pronounce volume?

Pronounce volume as ˈvɑljum.

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Example sentences of the word volume


1. Noun, singular or mass
Layering fine hair is a great way to add style and volume.

Quotes containing the word volume


1. Every book, every volume you see here, has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and lived and dreamed with it. Every time a book changes hands, every time someone runs his eyes down its pages, its spirit grows and strengthens.
- Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind

2. What a large volume of adventures may be grasped within the span of his little life by him who interests his heart in everything.
- Laurence Sterne

3. Why do people always assume that volume will succeed when logic won’t? - Damon
- L.J. Smith, Nightfall

2. volume-detonation_bomb

noun. a bomb that uses a fuel-air explosive.

Synonyms

  • aerosol bomb
  • FAE
  • fuel-air explosive
  • thermobaric bomb
  • fuel-air bomb
  • vacuum bomb

Antonyms

  • smart bomb
  • defend
  • pass

3. volume

noun. ['ˈvɑːljuːm'] the property of something that is great in magnitude.

Synonyms

  • bulk
  • mass
  • dollar volume
  • magnitude

Antonyms

  • undress
  • exclude
  • arise
  • show

Etymology

  • volume (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • volumen (Latin)

4. volume

noun. ['ˈvɑːljuːm'] physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together.

Synonyms

  • book
  • sketch pad
  • picture book
  • order book
  • sketch block
  • coffee-table book
  • product
  • binding
  • album
  • fore edge
  • novel
  • notebook
  • softback book
  • cover
  • paperback
  • backbone
  • soft-cover book
  • soft-cover
  • back
  • sketchbook
  • folio
  • spine
  • book binding
  • softback
  • paper-back book
  • hardback
  • production
  • hardcover
  • paperback book
  • journal

Antonyms

  • trade edition
  • invalid
  • unoriginal
  • old

Etymology

  • volume (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • volumen (Latin)

5. volume

noun. ['ˈvɑːljuːm'] a publication that is one of a set of several similar publications.

Synonyms

  • publication

Antonyms

  • unbound
  • disapprove

Etymology

  • volume (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • volumen (Latin)

6. volume

noun. ['ˈvɑːljuːm'] a relative amount.

Synonyms

  • quantity
  • measure

Antonyms

  • veer
  • ahead
  • current

Etymology

  • volume (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • volumen (Latin)

7. volume

noun. ['ˈvɑːljuːm'] the magnitude of sound (usually in a specified direction).

Synonyms

  • loud
  • soft
  • loudness
  • fortissimo
  • sound property
  • crescendo
  • intensity

Antonyms

  • loud
  • softness
  • unmask
  • uncover

Etymology

  • volume (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • volumen (Latin)
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