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adjective synonymous pronunciation in British English /sɪˈnɒnɪməs/
  1. 1
    if one person, thing, or idea is synonymous with another, there is an extremely close connection between them, so that you cannot think of one without also thinking of the other

    wines, cheeses, and other products that have become synonymous with France

  2. 2
    linguistics if two words are synonymous, they have the same meaning or almost the same meaning

    Frightened’ and ‘afraid’ are synonymous.


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