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1. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses.

Synonyms

  • carbon paper
  • cellulose
  • manifold paper
  • crepe paper
  • india paper
  • wrapping paper
  • tissue paper
  • linen
  • construction paper
  • confetti
  • papyrus
  • manila
  • oilpaper
  • material
  • crepe
  • paper tape
  • carbon
  • manila paper
  • ticker tape
  • linen paper
  • tablet
  • filter paper
  • greaseproof paper
  • card
  • paper-mache
  • sheet of paper
  • cartridge paper
  • composition board
  • tissue
  • writing paper
  • litmus paper
  • transfer paper
  • sheet
  • computer paper
  • flypaper
  • chad
  • score paper
  • pad of paper
  • blotting paper
  • papier-mache
  • manilla
  • manilla paper
  • parchment
  • tracing paper
  • art paper
  • wallpaper
  • wax paper
  • cardboard
  • paper toweling
  • music paper
  • manifold
  • pad
  • rice paper
  • blotter
  • graph paper
  • piece of paper
  • roofing paper
  • tar paper
  • waste paper
  • blueprint paper
  • drawing paper
  • newsprint
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • dress
  • roughen
  • aperiodic
  • formal

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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2. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] an essay (especially one written as an assignment).

Synonyms

  • theme
  • term paper
  • essay
  • composition

Antonyms

  • mental
  • natural
  • decrease
  • single

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements.

Synonyms

  • rotogravure
  • newspaper headline
  • editorial
  • newspaper article
  • news story
  • cartoon strip
  • feature
  • funnies
  • headline
  • comic strip
  • strip
  • newspaper column
  • news article
  • news item
  • sheet
  • school newspaper
  • sports section
  • column
  • school paper
  • daily
  • gazette
  • press
  • public press
  • tabloid
  • feature article
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • unbodied
  • immateriality
  • incorporeality
  • insubstantial

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. waste

verb. ['ˈweɪst'] spend thoughtlessly; throw away.

Synonyms

  • use
  • squander
  • blow
  • expend

Antonyms

  • inaction
  • passive
  • active
  • idle

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. waste

verb. ['ˈweɪst'] use inefficiently or inappropriately.

Synonyms

  • utilize
  • employ
  • utilise
  • apply

Antonyms

  • win
  • stay
  • chaste
  • motivated

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a medium for written communication.

Synonyms

  • page

Antonyms

  • empty
  • natural object

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. waste

noun. ['ˈweɪst'] any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted.

Synonyms

  • exhaust fumes
  • scraps
  • scrap
  • refuse
  • excretion
  • dross
  • skank
  • waste product
  • material
  • body waste
  • excretory product
  • crud
  • excreta
  • sewer water
  • slop
  • wastewater
  • excrement
  • impurity
  • rubbish
  • food waste
  • sewerage
  • garbage
  • pollutant
  • fumes
  • toxic waste
  • toxic industrial waste
  • exhaust
  • sewage
  • effluent
  • waste material
  • waste matter
  • trash
  • filth

Antonyms

  • unworldly
  • mental
  • starve
  • purity

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. waste

noun. ['ˈweɪst'] useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly.

Synonyms

  • highlife
  • waste of energy
  • extravagance
  • wastefulness
  • activity
  • high life
  • squandering
  • boondoggle
  • waste of material
  • dissipation
  • prodigality
  • waste of effort
  • waste of money
  • lavishness

Antonyms

  • unstuff
  • pull
  • empty
  • obey

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a scholarly article describing the results of observations or stating hypotheses.

Antonyms

  • insubstantiality

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a business firm that publishes newspapers.

Synonyms

  • publishing house
  • newspaper publisher
  • publishing company
  • publisher
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • ride
  • please
  • praise
  • lack

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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