Synonyms for linearˈlɪn i ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. linear, additive(adj)

    designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree

    analogue, elongate, analog, additive, linear, running(a), one-dimensional

    brick-shaped, nonlinear, cubic, boxlike, placoid, platelike, cubical, cuboid, two-dimensional, boxy, three-dimensional, flat, coplanar, box-shaped, planar, cubiform, tabular, compound, cuboidal, cubelike, cube-shaped, isometric, blocky, crosswise, blockish, planate, flattened, solid

  2. linear, one-dimensional(adj)

    of or in or along or relating to a line; involving a single dimension

    analogue, unidimensional, running(a), additive, elongate, linear, analog, one-dimensional

    planate, tabular, cuboidal, blocky, placoid, three-dimensional, isometric, crosswise, blockish, boxlike, flattened, box-shaped, flat, boxy, platelike, brick-shaped, cubical, planar, cube-shaped, nonlinear, cubiform, cuboid, compound, two-dimensional, cubelike, cubic, coplanar, solid

  3. analogue, analog, linear(adj)

    of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input

    analogue, elongate, additive, linear, running(a), analog, one-dimensional

    cuboid, coplanar, crosswise, cubic, cubelike, placoid, cube-shaped, tabular, planar, nonlinear, blockish, brick-shaped, two-dimensional, flattened, platelike, flat, box-shaped, boxlike, solid, planate, isometric, boxy, three-dimensional, compound, cubiform, blocky, cubical, cuboidal

  4. linear, elongate(adj)

    (of a leaf shape) long and narrow

    analogue, running(a), elongated, additive, linear, elongate, analog, one-dimensional

    box-shaped, nonlinear, flattened, planate, platelike, cubical, cuboid, cubiform, flat, placoid, cubic, coplanar, cuboidal, boxy, isometric, solid, cube-shaped, planar, two-dimensional, cubelike, crosswise, tabular, three-dimensional, brick-shaped, boxlike, blockish, blocky, compound

  5. linear, running(a)(adj)

    measured lengthwise

    blockish, cuboid, cubelike, compound, cubical, cuboidal, three-dimensional, planar, box-shaped, coplanar, flat, solid, flattened, isometric, placoid, brick-shaped, cubiform, boxy, platelike, blocky, cube-shaped, planate, crosswise, nonlinear, two-dimensional, tabular, boxlike, cubic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. linear(a.)

    lineal, in the direction of a line

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

straight-line, across-the-board, lineal, nonlinear, non-linear

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