Persamaan Kata / Sinonim Bahasa Inggris

Thursday, June 21st, 2012 - grammar

Pengertian Synonym

Sinonim menurut kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia adalah kata yang berbeda namun memiliki arti yang mirip atau sama. Sinonim banyak sekali dijumpai dalam kehidupan sehari-hari. Contoh-contoh sinonim dalam Bahasa Indonesia seperti Ibu – Bunda, Ayah – Bapak, Capek – Lelah, dan masih banyak lagi yang lainnya. Bagaimana dengan sinonim dalam Bahasa Inggris? Di bawah ini adalah contoh beberapa sinonim dalam Bahasa Inggris.

Contoh Sinonim Bahasa Inggris

A

  • about = approximately
  • abstract = summary
  • accomplish = achieve
  • accumulate = build up
  • administer = to manage
  • admit = confess
  • almost = nearly
  • animated = lively
  • annoy = irritate, bother
  • answer = reply
  • anyway = besides
  • apparent = obvious
  • appear = seem
  • applicable = relevant
  • appreciable = considerable
  • ardor = passion
  • arise = occur
  • aromatic = fragrant
  • arrive = reach
  • artful = crafty
  • association = organization
  • assure = guarantee
  • attractive = appealing
  • away = absent
  • awful = terrible

B

  • backbone = spine
  • backside = behind, bottom
  • bad (not good) = poor, naughty
  • ballot = poll
  • to bear on sth. = to affect
  • to beat = to defeat
  • becoming = fitting
  • to begin = to start
  • to behave = to act
  • believable = plausible
  • belly = stomach
  • bendy = flexible
  • beneficent = generous
  • beneficial = favorable
  • bid = tender
  • bizarre = weird
  • blameless = innocent
  • bloodbath = massacre
  • bloodless = cold
  • branch = department
  • brave = courageous
  • to bring sth. back = to reintroduce
  • to bring sth. on = to cause
  • to bring sb. up = to raise
  • brow = forehead
  • bum = backside, behind, bottom
  • business = commerce, trade
  • busy (telephone) = engaged

C

  • candy = sweet
  • to categorize = to classify
  • charter = constitution
  • cheesy = corny, tacky
  • chiefly = mainly
  • choosy = picky
  • to chop = to cut
  • chorus = refrain
  • citation = quotation
  • to cite = to quote
  • class = lesson, course
  • clerk = receptionist
  • clever = intelligent
  • to close = to shut
  • coiffure = hairstyle
  • to collapse = to break down
  • to collect = to gather
  • comfort = consolation
  • comic = comedian
  • commencement = graduation
  • complete = total
  • completely = totally
  • concord = harmony
  • to condemn = to sentence
  • confederate = accomplice
  • to confine = to restrict
  • conflict = clash
  • to conform = to comply
  • to confuse = to mix up
  • to connect = to associate, to put through (telephone)
  • considerate = thoughtful
  • constancy = fidelity
  • constant = fixed
  • constitution = structure
  • construction (lit.) = interpretation
  • to consult = to refer to
  • contemporary = modern
  • continuous = continual
  • contrary = opposite
  • convention = conference
  • to convey = to communicate
  • to cope = to manage
  • correct = right
  • couch = sofa
  • crook = criminal
  • crusade = campaign
  • cube = dice
  • curative = healing
  • curler = roller
  • cussed = stubborn

D

  • dash = sprint
  • daybreak = dawn
  • deceptive = misleading
  • decontrol = deregulate
  • dedicated = committed
  • to deduce = to infer
  • defective = faulty
  • deliberate = planned
  • deliberately = intentionally
  • delicate = fragile
  • to demonstrate = to protest
  • to denationalize = to privatize
  • denims = jeans
  • to denote = to indicate, to represent
  • to deprave = to corrupt
  • depraved = wicked, evil
  • to desert = to abandon
  • deserted = abandoned
  • destiny = fate
  • detached = indifferent
  • devil = Satan
  • dicy = risky
  • to differentiate = to distinguish
  • to diminish = to decrease
  • disadvantaged = deprived
  • disagreeable = unpleasant
  • to disappear = to vanish
  • disaster = catastrophe
  • to disclaim = to deny
  • to disclose = to reveal
  • discount = reduction
  • disgrace = shame
  • domesticate = cultivate
  • dossier = file
  • dubious = doubtful
  • dull (person) = stupid

E

  • eager = keen
  • earth = soil
  • economic = profitable
  • egocentric = selfish
  • to elevate = to raise, to promote
  • to emphasize = to stress
  • to encounter = to come across
  • enormous = huge, immense
  • to inquire = to investigate
  • equity = fairness
  • especially = particularly
  • essential = fundamental
  • to establish = to set up
  • to evaluate = to assess
  • everlasting = eternal
  • exactly = precisely
  • except = apart from
  • to expire = to run out
  • to explode = to blow up
  • extra = additional

F

  • to fabricate = to manufacture
  • famend = renowned
  • fanatic = enthusiast
  • fantastic = great, brilliant
  • to float =to drift
  • fool = idiot
  • foolish = silly
  • forehead = brow
  • to foretell = to predict
  • formerly = previously
  • fortunate = lucky
  • foxy = cunning
  • foyer = lobby
  • fragrance = perfume

G

  • garbage = rubbish
  • gay = homosexual
  • to glitter = to sparkle
  • to grab = to seize
  • grasping = greedy
  • gratis = free of charge
  • gratuity = tip
  • gravestone = headstone
  • to grouse = to grumble
  • gut = intestine

H

  • hall = corridor
  • to hand sth. out = to distribute
  • handsome = good-looking
  • hang-out = haunt
  • happily = fortunately
  • hard = tough
  • hashish = cannabis
  • to hawk = to peddle
  • to hazard = to endanger
  • hearsay = rumor
  • hermetic = airtight
  • highbrow = intellectual
  • hint = trace, tip
  • hole = gap
  • home = domestic
  • homicide = murder
  • housebreaking = burglary
  • hunger = starvation
  • to hurry = to rush
  • hypothesis = speculation

I

  • idler = loafer
  • if = whether (Apakah)
  • to ignore = to disregard
  • illiberal = intolerant
  • to illuminate = to clarify; to light up
  • to illustrate = to demonstrate
  • to imagine = to suppose, to assume
  • to imitate = to mimic
  • immediate = instant
  • immobile = motionless
  • immoderate = excessive
  • immodest = conceited
  • to impact = to affect
  • impartial = neutral
  • impasse = deadlock
  • impassive = emotionless
  • to impeach = to question
  • impediment = obstacle
  • imperative = vital
  • impolite = rude
  • incidentally = by the way
  • inconsiderate = thoughtless
  • indisputable = undeniable
  • infamous = notorious
  • infantile = childish
  • to infect = to contaminate
  • inflexible = rigid
  • inflow = influx
  • informal = casual
  • infrequent = rare
  • inheritor = heir
  • innocent = harmless
  • insolvent = bankrupt
  • to inspect = to examine
  • instinct = intuition
  • instructions = directions
  • insufferable = unbearable
  • insufficient = inadequate
  • insupportable = intolerable
  • insurgent = rebel
  • intellectual = mental
  • to intend = to mean
  • to intensify = to heighten
  • interplay = interaction
  • inventory = stock
  • invoice = bill
  • to involve = to entail
  • isolated = lonely

J

  • jealous = envious
  • joy = delight

K

  • knowingly = deliberately

L

  • lacking = missing
  • last = final
  • leading = main
  • to learn = to memorize
  • legitimate = valid, legal
  • lethal = deadly
  • livable = habitable
  • livid = furious
  • loopy = crazy
  • lousy = awful
  • lucid = clear

S

  • sacristy = vestry
  • satisfied = convinced
  • scarcity = shortage
  • scrumptious = delicious
  • second = moment
  • to select = to choose
  • selection = choice
  • self-assured = confident
  • signal = sign
  • significant = meaningful
  • silly = foolish
  • sincere = honest
  • skull = cranium
  • soiled = dirty
  • spotlight = highlight
  • stable = steady
  • steady = regular
  • stupid = silly
  • substantially = considerably
  • suggest = propose
  • sundown = sunset
  • sunrise = dawn
  • sure = certain
  • surroundings = environment
  • to survive = to outlive
  • to symbolize = to represent

T

  • tailored = tailor-made
  • temper = mood
  • terror = terrorism
  • testament = testimony
  • today = nowadays
  • torpid = lethargic
  • touchdown = landing
  • touchy = sensitive
  • to transform = to convert
  • transitory = temporary
  • transparent = obvious
  • trustworthy = reliable
  • twister = tornado
  • twosome = pair

U

  • ultimate = final
  • uncared for = neglected
  • uncommon = unusual
  • uncooked = raw
  • undeniable = indisputable
  • understandable = comprehensible
  • unforeseen = unexpected
  • unfortunate = unlucky
  • unhurt = unharmed
  • uninjured = unhurt
  • unlawful = illegal
  • unmarried = single
  • unstated = unspoken
  • untimely = premature
  • untrue = unfaithful
  • unusual = strange
  • unvoiced = voiceless
  • uprising = rebellion
  • usually = generally,normally

V

  • vacancy = emptiness
  • to vacuum = to hoover
  • vague = indistinct
  • vain = useless
  • valueless = worthless
  • to vanquish = to conquer
  • to vary = to differ
  • vast = huge
  • virtue = advantage
  • to visualize = to imagine

W

  • warranty = guarantee
  • well mannered = polite
  • well timed = timely
  • winery = vineyard
  • to withstand = to resist

Z

  • zenith = peak