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deadwood

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  • as innonessential
  • as infifth wheel
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Synonyms for deadwood

adj not needed or important
  • unnecessary
  • deadwood
  • inessential
  • peripheral
  • petty
  • dispensable
  • excess baggage
  • excessive
  • expendable
  • extraneous
  • insignificant
  • superfluous
  • trivial
  • unimportant

Antonyms for deadwood

  • major
  • essential
  • important
  • necessary
  • needed
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More words related to deadwood

fifth wheel

noun. somebody or something unnecessary
  • deadwood
  • hanger-on
  • lagniappe
  • spare
  • spare tire
  • superfluity
  • third wheel
  • triviality
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.