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Synonyms for capsuleˈkæp səl, -sul, -syul

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capsule(noun)

    a small container

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  2. capsule(noun)

    a pill in the form of a small rounded gelatinous container with medicine inside

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  3. capsule(noun)

    a dry dehiscent seed vessel or the spore-containing structure of e.g. mosses

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  4. condensation, abridgement, abridgment, capsule(noun)

    a shortened version of a written work

    Synonyms:
    space capsule, abridgement, condensation, abridgment, compression, capsule, ejector seat, ejection seat, condensate, contraction, condensing

  5. capsule(noun)

    a structure that encloses a body part

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  6. space capsule, capsule(noun)

    a spacecraft designed to transport people and support human life in outer space

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat, capsule

  7. ejection seat, ejector seat, capsule(verb)

    a pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency; then the pilot descends by parachute

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat, capsule

  8. capsule, capsulate, capsulize, capsulise(verb)

    enclose in a capsule

    Synonyms:
    capsulize, encapsulate, capsulate, capsulise, capsule

  9. encapsulate, capsule, capsulize, capsulise(verb)

    put in a short or concise form; reduce in volume

    Synonyms:
    capsulize, encapsulate, capsulate, capsulise, capsule

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. capsule(n.)

    Synonyms:
    case, wrapper, envelope, covering, shell, sheath

  2. capsule(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Bot.) pod, pericarp, seed-vessel

  3. capsule(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Chem.) evaporating dish

  4. capsule(n.)

    Synonyms:
    percussion cap

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

capsules, canister, pod, dish, ipv, vignette, capsular


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