Synthetic Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Synthetic

Made to resemble another, usually superior material:
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Imitation, not genuine (mock turtle soup, mock leather); fake
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Man-made
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The definition of ersatz is a substitute or synthetic.
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Suitable as a temporary or expedient substitute:
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Alternative spelling of manmade.
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Any of various materials made of synthetic polyamides (a type of nitrogen-containing polymer). Nylon is very strong and elastic, and can be formed into fibers, sheets, or bristles. It is used to make fabrics, plastics, and molded products.
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A trademark for an acrylic fiber or yarn made from this fiber.
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In a ready state; specif., already cooked
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Not included in nature; artificial:
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Capable of being shaped or formed:
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Made by humans rather than occurring in nature; artificial or synthetic:
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(Informal) Make-believe
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Obviously planned or calculated; not spontaneous or natural; labored:
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Made in resemblance of or as a substitute for another.
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Produced artificially rather than by a natural process.
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Made of or using a material made from nitrocellulose and camphor.
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Consisting of a mixture of natural and synthetic substances:
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a compound made artificially by chemical reactions
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Assuming the appearance of something; deceitful; hypocritical.
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Antonyms for Synthetic

That exists and evolved within the confines of an ecosystem.
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Free of pretense, falsehood, or affectation:
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Expert in or using analysis, especially in thinking:
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Really being what it is said to be or coming from the alleged source or origin; not counterfeit or artificial; real; true; authentic
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Words Related to Synthetic

Deliberately untrue:
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(Of a measurement device) Accurate.
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(By extension) not genuine
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Made by human beings instead of nature
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Find another word for synthetic. In this page you can discover 43 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for synthetic, like: artificial, imitation, mock, polymerized, ersatz, makeshift, false, natural, man-made, nylon and orlon.