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Synonyms for circumferencesərˈkʌm fər əns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. circumference, perimeter(noun)

    the size of something as given by the distance around it

    circuit, perimeter, border, circumference, margin

  2. circumference, circuit(noun)

    the boundary line encompassing an area or object

    "he had walked the full circumference of his land"; "a danger to all races over the whole circumference of the globe"

    racing circuit, perimeter, lap, circle, circumference, electric circuit, electrical circuit, circuit, tour

  3. circumference(noun)

    the length of the closed curve of a circle

    circuit, perimeter


  1. circumference(noun)

    lap, girth

  2. circumference(noun)

    The line that bounds a circle or other two-dimensional figure

    lap, girth

  3. circumference(noun)

    The length of such a line

    girth, lap

  4. circumference(noun)

    The surface of a round or spherical object

    lap, girth

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. circumference

    bound, boundary, perimeter, rim

    center, middle, midst

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. circumference(n.)


PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

girth, circumferentially, moheet, periphery

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