What is another word for instead?

123 synonyms found


[ ɪnstˈɛd], [ ɪnstˈɛd], [ ɪ_n_s_t_ˈɛ_d]

Synonyms for Instead:

instead (noun) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Instead:

  1. shed, read, med, bread, ed, lead, unread, unwed, said, head, sled, thread, shred, bred, led, stead, spread, retread, dread, redd, widespread, wed, ted, red, fed, tread, dead, sped, fled, unsaid, zed, bed;
  2. purebred, ahead, misled, embed, imbed, behead;
  3. interbred, thoroughbred, infrared, overfed, overhead;

Quotes for Instead:

  1. Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock. Sigmund Freud.
  2. Poetry seems to have been eliminated as a literary genre, and installed instead as a kind of spiritual aerobic exercise- nobody need read it, but anybody can do it. Marilyn Hacker.
  3. But this is the great danger America faces. That we will cease to be one nation and become instead a collection of interest groups: city against suburb, region against region, individual against individual. Each seeking to satisfy private wants. Barbara Jordan.

Adjectives for Instead:

  • guilty,
  • sensitive,
  • worse,
  • larger, black,
  • closer,
  • larger,
  • black,
  • young and beautiful,
  • deeper,
  • young,
  • beautiful,
  • three-way.