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synonyms for historical

  • actual
  • ancient
  • archival
  • classical
  • factual
  • real
  • attested
  • authentic
  • chronicled
  • commemorated
  • documented
  • important
  • in truth
  • old
  • past
  • verifiable
See also synonyms for: unhistorical
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antonyms for historical

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  • false
  • imaginary
  • modern
  • fictional
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How to use historical in a sentence

Yes, North America and the EU ought to acknowledge their historical responsibility for emissions.
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Many of them didn’t have any content related to significant LGBTQ historical figures as part of the history curriculum.
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After being trained on historical data, the algorithm falsely classified patients with asthma as extremely low risk.
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Vitale has 30 years of experience studying policing and advising community-based movements for reform and will discuss the historical role police have played as well as their current role.
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In fact, Minnesota’s Democratic Party isn’t called the Democratic Party at all — it is the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, reflecting its historical growth out of those two constituencies.
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That could pose an issue for some advertisers that have built models around their historical Facebook Audience Network ad performance, according to Eric Seufert, strategy consultant at Heracles Media and owner of the Mobile Dev Memo blog.
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The coronavirus may have forced a lot of people to change their vacation plans this summer, but movies can always whisk you away to fascinating historical landscapes.
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Known by many as the Queen City, Charlotte is a city that has deep historical roots, but is constantly looking toward the future.
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And I finished all with a brief historical account of affairs and events in England for about a hundred years past.
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WORDS RELATED TO HISTORICAL

  • chronographic
  • chronologic
  • chronometric
  • chronometrical
  • chronoscopic
  • classified
  • dated
  • historical
  • horological
  • horometrical
  • in due course
  • in due time
  • in order
  • in sequence
  • junctural
  • order archival
  • ordered
  • progressive
  • sequent
  • sequential
  • tabulated
  • temporal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.