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  • as inpoint
  • as inbottom line
  • as incore
  • as inessence
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Synonyms for main idea

noun meaning, essence
  • idea
  • matter
  • question
  • score
  • subject
  • theme
  • topic
  • argument
  • burden
  • core
  • crux
  • drift
  • force
  • gist
  • head
  • heart
  • import
  • kicker
  • marrow
  • meat
  • motif
  • motive
  • nitty-gritty
  • nub
  • pith
  • pointer
  • proposition
  • stuff
  • text
  • thrust
  • tip
  • tip-off
  • bottom line
  • main idea
  • name of the game
  • nuts and bolts
  • punch line
  • subject matter

Antonyms for main idea

  • bottom
  • exterior
  • exteriority
  • outside
  • surface
  • bluntness
  • dullness
  • personality
  • whole
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to main idea

bottom line

noun. indispensable content

core

noun. center, gist

essence

noun. heart, significance

point

noun. meaning, essence

points

noun. meaning, essence
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.