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essay

see definition of essay
  • nounwritten discourse
  • nountry, attempt
  • verbtry, attempt
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Synonyms for essay

noun written discourse
  • article
  • discussion
  • dissertation
  • manuscript
  • paper
  • piece
  • study
  • thesis
  • treatise
  • composition
  • disquisition
  • explication
  • exposition
  • theme
  • tract

Antonyms for essay

  • idleness
  • pass
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More words related to essay

aim

verb. point or direct at a goal
  • address
  • angle
  • aspire
  • attempt
  • cast
  • concentrate
  • contemplate
  • covet
  • design
  • direct
  • endeavor
  • essay
  • fix
  • focus
  • intend
  • level
  • mean
  • plan
  • propose
  • purpose
  • set one's sights on
  • sight
  • slant
  • steer
  • strive
  • target
  • train
  • try
  • want
  • wish
  • zero in on
  • zoom in
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