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Synonyms for branchbræntʃ, brɑntʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. branch, subdivision, arm(noun)

    a division of some larger or more complex organization

    branch, weapon system, weapon, sleeve, offshoot, subsection, limb, leg, section, ramification, arm, subdivision, outgrowth, offset

  2. branch(noun)

    a division of a stem, or secondary stem arising from the main stem of a plant

    offshoot, limb, leg, ramification, arm, subdivision, outgrowth, offset

  3. branch, leg, ramification(noun)

    a part of a forked or branching shape

    branching, stage, ramification, wooden leg, pegleg, peg, arm, offshoot, subdivision, forking, complication, leg, outgrowth, fork, limb, offset, branch

  4. outgrowth, branch, offshoot, offset(noun)

    a natural consequence of development

    outset, ramification, process, runner, emergence, first, stolon, setoff, growth, arm, offshoot, subdivision, commencement, start, offset printing, leg, get-go, kickoff, counterbalance, outgrowth, set-back, showtime, limb, offset, starting time, branch, appendage, beginning

  5. branch(noun)

    a stream or river connected to a larger one

    offshoot, limb, leg, ramification, arm, subdivision, outgrowth, offset

  6. arm, branch, limb(verb)

    any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm

    branch, offset, weapon, sleeve, tree branch, leg, weapon system, offshoot, ramification, arm, subdivision, outgrowth, limb

  7. ramify, branch(verb)

    grow and send out branches or branch-like structures

    ramify, fork, furcate, complexify, separate, branch

  8. branch, ramify, fork, furcate, separate(verb)

    divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork

    divide, split, pitchfork, separate, sort, come apart, assort, classify, secern, sort out, dissever, differentiate, class, part, break, disunite, severalise, break up, fall apart, severalize, secernate, complexify, split up, furcate, fork, distinguish, tell apart, carve up, tell, branch, single out, ramify, discriminate


  1. branch(verb)

    To arise from the trunk or a larger branch of a tree.

    twig, bough

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. branch(n.)

    bough, limb, shoot

  2. branch(n.)

    offshoot, ramification, arm, projecting part

  3. branch(n.)

    section, subdivision, part, portion, article, member

  4. branch(v. n.)

    diverge, ramify, spread in branches, shoot off, branch off

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