Initial Synonyms and Antonyms

ĭ-nĭsh'əl

Category:

Part of speech:

Synonyms for Initial

The definition of primary is something that is the most important, among the most important, something that comes early in development or that is original and not derived from something else.
10
4
(Informal) Of or relating to the first portion of some extended thing.
0
0
Tending or used to initiate.
0
0
Initial or introductory
1
2
Preceding all others in time
1
2
Preceding all others in time
1
2
Preceding all others in time
1
2
Advertisement
(Not comparable) Newly created.
1
2
(Uncommon) Rudimentary.
1
2
Of great significance or entailing major change:
0
1
(Grammar) Aspectually inflected to show that the action is beginning.
0
1
0
1
Preceding all others in time
0
1
Having a position in the lead; foremost:
0
1
Advertisement
Preceding all others in time
0
1
Being a racehorse that has never won a race.
0
1
Alternative spelling of leadoff.
0
1
Of or occurring near the beginning of a given series, period of time, or course of events:
0
1
First in excellence, quality, or value.
0
1
Primary or fundamental:
0
1
The definition of basic is something that is essential, or something with a pH level higher than 7.
0
2
Advertisement
Superlative form of early: most early
0
2
Relating to an elementary school.
0
2
(Gram.) Expressing the beginning of an action; inceptive, as, in English, through the use of the auxiliary get (Ex.: “we got going early”)
0
2
Of, relating to, or characteristic of early settlers:
0
2

Antonyms for Initial

Respecting an end or object to be gained; respecting the purpose or ultimate end in view.
0
0
Coming after all others.
0
1
Least likely or expected:
0
2

Words Related to Initial

Most eminent or exalted; most excellent; chief; highest.
15
4
Introducing; giving a preview or idea of
15
4
14
3
16
6
10
4
At or near the start of a period, development, or series
0
0
Advertisement
1
2
0
1
0
1
0
1
Find another word for initial. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for initial, like: first, introductory, subsequent, , primary, , preliminary, final, beginning, initiatory and start.