Synonyms

Pretence vs Feint - What's the difference?

pretence | feint | Synonyms |

Pretence is a synonym of feint.


As nouns the difference between pretence and feint

is that pretence is (label) an act of pretending or pretension; a false claim or pretext while feint is a movement made to confuse the opponent, a dummy.

As a verb feint is

to make a feint, or mock attack.

As an adjective feint is

(obsolete) feigned; counterfeit.

Rashness vs Foolhardiness - What's the difference?

rashness | foolhardiness | Synonyms |

Rashness is a synonym of foolhardiness.


As nouns the difference between rashness and foolhardiness

is that rashness is the quality of state of being rash; inconsiderate or presumptuous haste; headstrong precipitation in decision or action; temerity; unwarranted boldness while foolhardiness is the quality of being foolhardy.

Dominion vs District - What's the difference?

dominion | district | Synonyms |

Dominion is a synonym of district.


As proper nouns the difference between dominion and district

is that dominion is any of the self-governing nations of the british commonwealth while district is (with determiner|informal) the district of columbia, the federal district of the united states.

Foolhardy vs Venturous - What's the difference?

foolhardy | venturous | Synonyms |

Foolhardy is a synonym of venturous.


As adjectives the difference between foolhardy and venturous

is that foolhardy is marked by unthinking recklessness with disregard for danger; bold but rash; hotheaded while venturous is adventurous; venturesome; willing to undertake activities involving risk.

Hypothetical vs Dubious - What's the difference?

hypothetical | dubious | Synonyms |

Hypothetical is a synonym of dubious.


As adjectives the difference between hypothetical and dubious

is that hypothetical is based upon a hypothesis; conjectural while dubious is arousing doubt; questionable; open to suspicion.

As a noun hypothetical

is a hypothetical situation or proposition.

Move vs Scamper - What's the difference?

Move | scamper | Synonyms |

Move is a synonym of scamper.


In lang=en terms the difference between Move and scamper

is that Move is to propose; to recommend; specifically, to propose formally for consideration and determination, in a deliberative assembly; to submit, as a resolution to be adopted; as, to move to adjourn while scamper is to run quickly and lightly, especially in a playful manner or in an undignified manner.

As verbs the difference between Move and scamper

is that Move is to change place or posture; to stir; to go, in any manner, from one place or position to another while scamper is to run quickly and lightly, especially in a playful manner or in an undignified manner.

As nouns the difference between Move and scamper

is that Move is the act of moving; a movement while scamper is a quick, light run.

Move vs Waddle - What's the difference?

move | waddle | Synonyms |

Move is a synonym of waddle.


In lang=en terms the difference between move and waddle

is that move is to propose; to recommend; specifically, to propose formally for consideration and determination, in a deliberative assembly; to submit, as a resolution to be adopted; as, to move to adjourn while waddle is to walk with short steps, tilting the body from side to side.

As verbs the difference between move and waddle

is that move is to change place or posture; to stir; to go, in any manner, from one place or position to another while waddle is to walk with short steps, tilting the body from side to side.

As nouns the difference between move and waddle

is that move is the act of moving; a movement while waddle is a swaying gait.

Predestinate vs Foreordain - What's the difference?

predestinate | foreordain | Synonyms |

Predestinate is a synonym of foreordain.


As verbs the difference between predestinate and foreordain

is that predestinate is to predestine while foreordain is to predestine or preordain.

As an adjective predestinate

is (archaic) predestinated, preordained.

Cajole vs Delude - What's the difference?

cajole | delude | Synonyms |

Cajole is a synonym of delude.


As verbs the difference between cajole and delude

is that cajole is while delude is to deceive into believing something which is false; to lead into error; to dupe.

Animadversion vs Reproof - What's the difference?

animadversion | reproof | Synonyms |

Animadversion is a synonym of reproof.


As nouns the difference between animadversion and reproof

is that animadversion is animosity while reproof is act or instance of reproving; a rebuke.

As a verb reproof is

to proof again.

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