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synonyms for semi-

  • apparent
  • apparently
  • fake
  • mock
  • near
  • nominal
  • partly
  • pretended
  • pseudo-
  • seeming
  • seemingly
  • sham
  • so-called
  • supposedly
  • synthetic
  • virtual
  • would-be

antonyms for semi-

MOST RELEVANT
  • entire
  • total
  • whole
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How to use semi- in a sentence

Our troops have done all that flesh and blood can do against semi-permanent works, and they are not able to carry them.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The stop-keys will be seen arranged in an inclined semi-circle overhanging and just above the keyboards.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
There are four types: bituminous (soft), anthracite (hard), semi-bituminous and semi-anthracite.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
There were semi-savage native chiefs, and there were others, like Aguinaldo himself, with humane instincts.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The brilliant light of a policeman's torch sliced through the semi-darkness and spotted him.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Lamb turned the paper over and winked at himself in the concave mirror of the semi-circle of bar.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
The sides of the semi-eliptical vault had to be built up with brick-work, leaving only a narrow passage in the middle.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
I want to believe him; I want to believe him, all this in a semi-hysterical way addressed to the violinists portrait on the piano.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
The walls were formerly lined with marble, and had semi-detached marble pillars, the bases of which still remain.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
If the collodion is good, the film is semi-transparent, of a bluish opal-like appearance.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 178, MARCH 26, 1853VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SEMI-

  • apparent
  • apparently
  • fake
  • mock
  • near
  • nominal
  • partly
  • pretended
  • pseudo-
  • seeming
  • seemingly
  • semi-
  • sham
  • so-called
  • supposedly
  • synthetic
  • virtual
  • would-be
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.