What is another word for segment?

614 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ sˈɛɡmənt], [ sˈɛɡmənt], [ s_ˈɛ_ɡ_m_ə_n_t]

The word "segment" can refer to a division or a part of something larger. Some synonyms for "segment" include section, part, piece, portion, division, fragment, and sector. Each of these can refer to a distinctive portion or division of something. For example, a section of a book or a portion of a cake. Additionally, "segment" can also be used in the context of market segmentation, where businesses divide their target audience into distinct groups or segments based on demographics, behavior, or needs. In this context, synonyms for "segment" may include audience, category, niche, or market segment. Overall, "segment" has a range of synonyms that can be used to denote different kinds of divisions or parts.

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What are the hypernyms for Segment?

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

What are the hyponyms for Segment?

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

What are the holonyms for Segment?

Holonyms are words that denote a whole whose part is denoted by another word.
  • holonyms for segment (as nouns)

What are the opposite words for segment?

The word "segment" is typically defined as a part of a whole or a section of something larger. Its antonyms, on the other hand, refer to words that have opposite meanings. The antonyms for "segment" include words like whole, entirety, and unity - which represent the opposite of a part or a sectional division. Other antonyms for "segment" include compound, complex, and amalgamation, which refer to a combination of various parts or components. Similarly, the antonyms for the verb form of "segment" (to divide or separate into parts) include words like unite, integrate, and consolidate - all of which represent the opposite of dividing or separating.

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Usage examples for Segment

The breath of mist ever clouds the mirror, and only as regards a tiny segment of the life-history of Guinevere can I say, "There is no need to wipe the mirror."
"Edge of the Jungle"
William Beebe
Standing firmly on the leaf, he measures his distance by cutting across a segment of a circle, with one of his hind feet as a center.
"Edge of the Jungle"
William Beebe
The red ball of the sun showed only a small segment above the mountains.
"The Hidden Places"
Bertrand W. Sinclair

Famous quotes with Segment

  • For the second straight year, craft beer is the fastest growing segment of the U.S. alcoholic beverage industry. In 2005, craft beer experienced a 9 percent increase in volume, nearly triple that of the growth experienced in the wine and spirits industry.
    Sherwood Boehlert
  • Television is just one more facet of that considerable segment of our society that never had any standard but the soft buck.
    Raymond Chandler
  • It's a wonderful thing to see a segment of our population that is open and eager to learn more about Chinese culture. It has filtered into the mainstream. You see credit-card ads on TV with white couples and Chinese babies.
    Iris Chang
  • I spent a lot of my time working in the American module, and he would stay in the Russian segment working on his things, and we'd meet up at meal times. So it actually worked out very well.
    Leroy Chiao
  • In the theater, it's about taking time in a musical segment, a pause in a musical way and then moving on.
    Marcia Gay Harden

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