Axiom synonyms

ăk'sē-əm

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A key principle of law that has been repeated so often it has become a commonplace expression.
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The definition of an adage is a saying that has come to be accepted as truth over time.
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A statement that is obviously true or that is often presented as true:
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The definition of an aphorism is a brief sentence or phrase that expresses an opinion or a statement.
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A person or thing that has become commonly recognized as a type of specified characteristics; byword
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Of or like an axiom
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The definition of a saying is something that has been said, like a motto or catch phrase.
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An epithet.
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(Uncountable) The quality of being absurd or inconsistent with obvious truth, reason, or sound judgment. [First attested in the early 16th century.]
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(Uncountable) The state of being foolish.
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Something postulated; assumption or axiom
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The antecedent of a conditional statement.
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Characterized by or having the nature of wit; funny or jocular:
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(Law) A judge's remark or observation on some point of law which is not essential to the case in question, hence not binding as a legal precedent
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A rule or direction, as in technical matters
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A statute or regulation governing the court process:
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(Military, US) A squad automatic weapon or section automatic weapon, a kind of light machine gun.
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A level of quality or attainment.
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A self-contradictory statement, which can only be true if it is false, and vice versa. transl. usage
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Doubtfulness or uncertainty as regards interpretation:
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A leading or primary principle, rule, law, or article, which serves as the groundwork of a system; essential part, as, the fundamentals of linear algebra.
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A group of persons living under a religious rule:
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The act of taking for granted, or supposing a thing without proof; a supposition; an unwarrantable claim.
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Of, relating to, or containing aphorisms, maxims or epigrams; gnomic
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The definition of hypothetical is something that is assumed or based on theory.
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A fundamental truth, law, doctrine, or motivating force, upon which others are based
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(Philosophy) A characteristic or property that particular things have in common.
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Characterized by simplicity or crudity; unsophisticated:
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Requiring no proof or explanation.
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A standard to judge by; criterion
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A widely used and accepted device or technique, as in drama, literature, or painting:
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The definition of a motto is a phrase or quote that is representative of a person or brand's ideals and values.
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(Logic) An informative statement whose truth or falsity can be evaluated by means of logic
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An expression of relations in an equation or formula
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Fidelity to an original or standard:
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Words or actions that convey an absurd meaning or no meaning at all
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(Usually in the plural) A piece of real estate; a building and its adjuncts (in this sense, used most often in the plural form).
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A statute, ordinance, or other rule enacted by a legislature.
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The judicial order for a punishment to be imposed on a person convicted of a crime. [from 14th c.]
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Find another word for axiom. In this page you can discover 52 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for axiom, like: maxim, adage, truism, aphorism, proverb, axiomatic, witticism, saying, byword, absurdity and foolishness.