What is another word for analogous?

Pronunciation: [ɐnˈaləɡəs] (IPA)

If you're tired of using the same old word "analogous" all the time, here are a few synonyms to help spice up your writing: comparable, analogous, similar, resembling, equivalent, cognate, kindred, parallel, like-minded, and corresponding. Each of these words conveys a similar meaning to "analogous" and can be used in different contexts to create a more varied and nuanced writing style. Try substituting one of these synonyms for "analogous" in your next piece of writing and see how it changes the tone and feel of your writing. You might be surprised at the impact it can have on your readers!

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What are the opposite words for analogous?

Analogous is a word that refers to things that are similar or comparable in certain ways. Therefore, the antonyms of analogous would be words that identify differences, disagreements or incompatibilities. Words like dissimilar, incongruent, disparate, different, unalike, contrasting, discordant, unrelated, heterogeneous, and distinct are antonyms to the word analogous. These words depict a total lack of similarities and therefore do not allow for comparison or the creation of applicable analogies. Using antonyms for analogous can help to strike a contrast between things, emphasizing elements that are individually unique and separate.

Usage examples for Analogous

In this respect, as in so many more, religion is analogous with nature.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus"
G. A. Chadwick
This idea of the peasant State is analogous to the idea of the labour State of the Social Democrats; but of course this is agreement which is really conflict.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae
Its organization was analogous to that of the International and other societies of the same kind.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae

Famous quotes with Analogous

  • It is this conception of the unity of the human career which is perhaps the greatest achievement of historical study, since it gained a place analogous to that of natural science.
    James H. Breasted
  • Every discourse, even a poetic or oracular sentence, carries with it a system of rules for producing analogous things and thus an outline of methodology.
    Jacques Derrida
  • First, I identify an analogous problem in nature and borrow from it.
    Philip Emeagwali
  • You expect far too much of a first sentence. Think of it as analogous to a good country breakfast: what we want is something simple, but nourishing to the imagination.
    Larry McMurtry
  • We must expect the discovery of many as yet unknown elements-for example, elements analogous to aluminum and silicon- whose atomic weight would be between 65 and 75.
    Dmitri Mendeleev

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