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What is the synonym of “Synonym”?

Well… To all you English majors out there. What do you think the synonym of “synonym” is? Do we even have a synonym for it. Will it lead to a vicious circle of synonyms if there is a synonym of “synonym” 😛

Well upon research, there are synonyms for the word “synonym” and one of the perfect ones I have seen, though not a part of modern English is:-

poecilonym

-wikitionary

Now how many of you could pronounce it? Well if you need some help, why not check this out:-

http://www.howjsay.com/index.php?word=poecilonym&submit=Submit

Finally, to those who feel happy to learn a synonym for the word “synonym”, here are a few more to help you out 🙂 🙂 🙂

synonym – Doppelganger, actual thing, antonym, articulation, carbon copy, copy, dead ringer, ditto, double, duplicate, equivalent, exact counterpart, expression, facsimile, free form, homograph, homonym, homophone, idem, identical same, lexeme, linguistic form, locution, logos, metonym, minimum free form, monosyllable, no other, none other, polysyllable, replica, selfsame, spit and image, spitting image, syllable, term, the same, the same difference, twin, usage, utterance, verbalism, verbum, very image, very same, vocable, word

http://thesaurus.oxid.ro/synonym

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