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  • nounentity, element
  • nounessence, meaning
  • nounwealth

synonyms for substance

  • item
  • material
  • object
  • stuff
  • texture
  • actuality
  • animal
  • being
  • body
  • bulk
  • concreteness
  • core
  • corpus
  • fabric
  • force
  • hunk
  • individual
  • mass
  • matter
  • person
  • phenomenon
  • reality
  • staple
  • thing
  • something
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antonyms for substance

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  • abstract
  • fantasy
  • inanimate
  • nothing
  • nothingness
  • plant
  • poverty
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How to use substance in a sentence

A judge in that case has yet to rule on most of the substance of Amazon’s lawsuit.
ORACLE LOSES APPEAL IN $10 BILLION PENTAGON CLOUD-COMPUTING CONTRACT DISPUTERADMARYASEPTEMBER 2, 2020FORTUNE
This is a substance that can give a person immunity from a disease.
SCIENTISTS SAY: VACCINEBETHANY BROOKSHIREAUGUST 31, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
To keep a wormhole’s throat from collapsing, some substance with negative mass must prop it open.
COULD RIPPLES IN SPACETIME POINT TO WORMHOLES?EMILY CONOVERAUGUST 24, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
We believe the substance and process for this important park planning policy needs more attention and significant changes.
NEW PLAN FOR CITY PARKS MISSES THE POINTDEBORAH SHARPE, HOWARD GREENSTEIN AND JEFF HARKNESSJULY 24, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
These foreign invaders contain substances the body doesn’t recognize.
EXPLAINER: WHAT ARE ANTIBODIES?AVERY ELIZABETH HURTJULY 24, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The substance that a wave moves through is called the medium.
EXPLAINER: UNDERSTANDING WAVES AND WAVELENGTHSJENNIFER LOOKMARCH 5, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
So the same substance that we want to prescribe is also available on the street and we acknowledge that.
THE OPIOID TRAGEDY, PART 2: “IT’S NOT A DEATH SENTENCE” (EP. 403)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJANUARY 23, 2020FREAKONOMICS
If I engage with someone, it should be on the substance of a policy that they actually stand for.
WHY IS THIS MAN RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT? (EP. 362 UPDATE)STEPHEN J. DUBNERDECEMBER 19, 2019FREAKONOMICS
In withdrawing aside sorrow remaineth: and the substance of the poor is according to his heart.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Its backbone should be the study of biology and its substance should be the threshing out of the burning questions of our day.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
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WORDS RELATED TO SUBSTANCE

  • achievement
  • actualization
  • attainment
  • brass tacks
  • fact
  • materiality
  • materialization
  • real world
  • reality
  • straight stuff
  • substance
  • substantiality
  • truth
  • what it is
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