What is another word for an?

Pronunciation: [ˈɐn] (IPA)

An is an indefinite article that is used before a noun that begins with a vowel sound. It is a common word that is often used in English language. There are several synonyms for the word an, including some, any, each, every, one, another, singular, and lone. Some of these synonyms are often used in specific contexts. For instance, some is often used to describe an indefinite quantity. Any is commonly used to describe something that is not specific. Each and every are used to describe every individual in a group. One, singular, and lone are used to describe someone or something that is the only one in a group. Using synonyms for an can help to make sentences clearer and more varied.

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What are the hypernyms for An?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

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Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for An

The Hebrews had been feared when he was an infant.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus"
G. A. Chadwick
The lady saw an opening and went in.
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine
You'll be an artist?
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

Famous quotes with An

  • Because I came out as a singer, I took the time to get an acting coach.
    Aaliyah
  • My wife bought an extra life insurance policy on me.
    Willie Aames
  • This is an exact replica of my chest.
    Willie Aames
  • This show has been a major revitalization of my family life and personal life. It gave my family an avenue to speak to me honestly.
    Willie Aames
  • As a great man's influence never ends, so also there is not definite finality, no end, to a great survey; it runs along for centuries, ever responsive to the strain of the increasing needs of a growing population and an enlarging domain.
    Cleveland Abbe

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Synonyms:
horse barn, stable.