central idea

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synonyms for central idea

On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to central idea, such as: basic idea, basic thought, central principle, central thought, main idea, and main point.

How to use central idea in a sentence

  • Public opinion on any subject always has a 'central idea,' from which all its minor thoughts radiate.

  • Throughout the whole of his writings God is ever the central idea round which all converges.

    Saint Bonaventure | Rev. Fr. Laurence Costelloe, O.F.M.
  • He was concerned with the great central idea of saving his life.

    Ladies and Gentlemen  | Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury) Cobb

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