Main Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Main

First or highest in rank or importance; principal.
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The definition of a major is a military officer of a high rank or the subject in which a person focuses his academic study and gets his degree.
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(Transport) A main line in a river, canal, railroad, or highway system.
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The definition of bulk is a large portion, great size or big volume.
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(Philosophy, usually capitalized) The whole of reality; the totality to which everything is reduced.
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A long, narrow, generally shallow receptacle for holding water or feed for animals.
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The military rank, commission, or office of a major.
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The vital organs, as the heart, brain, lungs, etc.
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First in rank or importance; leading
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The definition of a channel is a waterway, a means of communication and a specific television or radio frequency.
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Of fundamental importance; crucial, pivotal.
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Most important or significant; main; principal
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The definition of first is someone or something that happens or acts before any others.
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Controlling; essential; important
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Chief; principal:
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First in rank, order, or importance:
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Highest in rank, power, or authority:
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First in time; earliest
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First in excellence, quality, or value.
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Of, situated at, or being the top; uppermost, highest, greatest, or foremost
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A telephone exchange, esp. the main one, or the telephone operator
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A critical value, factor, etc.
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A pipe, tube or canal which carries air or liquid from one place to another.
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The capacity to do work or cause physical change; energy, strength, or active power:
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(Slang) A thousand dollars
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A surname​, originally a nickname for a big man, from Middle English gros (“large”).
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The proximal end of a long bone. The end of a muscle that is attached to the less movable part of the skeleton.
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The sea when it is very rough due to strong winds and storms, such that the sea encroaches much further inland than is normal, often causing damage.
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Physical strength:
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Arctic Ocean - The Arctic Ocean is so much more shallow than the other ones at average depths of only 3,953 feet. The deepest point is the Eurasian Basin, which is 17,881 feet deep.
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(Countable) Capability or influence.
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The object toward which one strives or for which something exists; an aim or goal:
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An attribute or quality of particular worth or utility; an asset:
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A container, such as a glass bowl, used for serving cold food in an inner container that nestles on crushed or cracked ice.
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Not depending on another or others, esp. for financial support
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Controlling all other parts of a mechanism:
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The sea
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Antonyms for Main

Not necessary; needless.
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Not essential; unessential.
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Having little or no importance; not essential.
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Lesser in seriousness or danger:
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(Grammar, of a clause, not comparable) dependent on and either modifying or complementing the main clause
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Not important; insignificant or petty.
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The definition of insignificant is someone or something that is small, lacking in power, or otherwise not important.
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Possessing some quality, or having been subject to some operation (as substitution), in the second degree; as, a secondary salt, a secondary amine, etc. Compare primary.
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Giving help or aid; assisting or supporting
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More than or beyond what is usual, normal, expected, or necessary:
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The definition of dependent is relying on someone or something else, or a clause that cannot stand alone as a sentence.
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Words Related to Main

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The definition of a pipe is a hollow cylinder used to move liquids, gases or oil, or a tool for smoking, or a wind instrument where air vibrates to produce a sound.
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Of, relating to, or being financial principal, or a principal in a financial transaction.
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Having relevant and crucial value.
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The section of the Caribbean Sea crossed by Spanish ships in colonial times. English buccaneers often raided these treasure-laden ships.
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