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Synonyms for contourˈkɒn tʊər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contour, contour line(noun)

    a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height

    Synonyms:
    conformation, contour line, shape, form, configuration, contour

  2. shape, form, configuration, contour, conformation(noun)

    any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)

    Synonyms:
    course, figure, flesh, conformity, contour line, frame, shape, kind, conformation, word form, physical body, soma, descriptor, human body, contour, grade, sort, form, mannikin, mannequin, physique, phase, cast, configuration, class, variant, abidance, constellation, pattern, bod, anatomy, signifier, embodiment, chassis, manikin, variety, strain, condition, compliance, var., material body, manakin, build

  3. contour(verb)

    a feature (or the order or arrangement of features) of anything having a complex structure

    Synonyms:
    conformation, contour line, shape, form, configuration

  4. contour(verb)

    form the contours of

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. contour(n.)

    Synonyms:
    outline, profile

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

curvature, outline, profile


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