syn provides a dependency free way to get synonyms and antonyms of words.

syn(word, n_words = -1)

Arguments

word

character, one word you want to find synonyms for.

n_words

integer, the number of words to look for. An integer Default is all words

Value

synonyms of the word you entered. Returns character(0) if word not found.

See also

It's main functions are:

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Examples

# put some examples here syn("good")
#> [1] "able to pay" "absolutely" "acceptable" #> [4] "accomplished" "according to Hoyle" "ace" #> [7] "actual" "adept" "adequate" #> [10] "admirable" "admissible" "adroit" #> [13] "advantage" "advantageous" "advisable" #> [16] "affable" "affectionate" "agreeable" #> [19] "all right" "all-knowing" "all-powerful" #> [22] "all-seeing" "all-wise" "allowable" #> [25] "almighty" "alright" "alrighty" #> [28] "amazing" "ambrosial" "amen" #> [31] "amiable" "amicable" "ample" #> [34] "angelic" "appropriate" "approving" #> [37] "apt" "artistic" "as you say" #> [40] "assets" "assuredly" "attractive" #> [43] "auspicious" "authentic" "authoritative" #> [46] "avail" "aye" "bad" #> [49] "balanced" "barely sufficient" "becoming" #> [52] "befitting" "behalf" "behoof" #> [55] "believable" "belongings" "benediction" #> [58] "beneficent" "beneficial" "benefit" #> [61] "benevolent" "benign" "benignant" #> [64] "benignantly" "benignly" "benison" #> [67] "best" "binding" "blameless" #> [70] "blessing" "blissful" "bon" #> [73] "bona fide" "bonny" "boon" #> [76] "boundless" "bracing" "brave" #> [79] "bravura" "braw" "bright" #> [82] "brilliant" "brotherly" "bueno" #> [85] "by all means" "candid" "capital" #> [88] "card-carrying" "careful" "certainly" #> [91] "champion" "changeless" "charitable" #> [94] "chaste" "chattels" "cheerful" #> [97] "choice" "Christian" "Christlike" #> [100] "Christly" "clean" "clever" #> [103] "cloth" "cogent" "commendable" #> [106] "commensurate" "commodities" "company" #> [109] "compassionate" "compatible" "compelling" #> [112] "competent" "complaisant" "complete" #> [115] "complimentary" "condign" "congenial" #> [118] "congruous" "considerable" "considerate" #> [121] "consistent" "constitutional" "consumable" #> [124] "convenient" "convincing" "coordinated" #> [127] "cordial" "correct" "corresponding" #> [130] "crack" "crackerjack" "cracking" #> [133] "creating" "creative" "credible" #> [136] "creditable" "crucial" "cunning" #> [139] "cute" "da" "daedal" #> [142] "Daedalian" "dainty" "decent" #> [145] "decorous" "defensible" "deft" #> [148] "delectable" "delicate" "delicious" #> [151] "delightful" "dependable" "deserved" #> [154] "desirable" "dexterous" "dextrous" #> [157] "dinkum" "diplomatic" "due" #> [160] "dulcet" "edible" "effects" #> [163] "elegant" "elevated" "en rapport" #> [166] "encomiastic" "enjoyable" "enough" #> [169] "enthusiastic" "equal to" "equitable" #> [172] "erect" "established" "esteemed" #> [175] "estimable" "eternal" "eternally the same" #> [178] "ethical" "eulogistic" "even" #> [181] "evenhanded" "everlasting" "exactly" #> [184] "excellent" "exemplary" "expedient" #> [187] "expert" "exquisite" "extensive" #> [190] "extraordinary" "fab" "fabric" #> [193] "fabulous" "fair" "fair and pleasant" #> [196] "fair and square" "famous" "fancy" #> [199] "fantastic" "favorable" "favorably" #> [202] "favoring" "feasible" "felicific" #> [205] "felicitous" "fine" "first-class" #> [208] "first-rate" "fit" "fitten" #> [211] "fitting" "flattering" "following the letter" #> [214] "fortunate" "fraternal" "freight" #> [217] "fresh" "friendly" "fructuous" #> [220] "full" "full of integrity" "full of promise" #> [223] "gain" "gear" "genial" #> [226] "gentle" "genuine" "gifted" #> [229] "glorious" "God-fearing" "godlike" #> [232] "godly" "godly-minded" "godsend" #> [235] "golden" "good" "good enough" #> [238] "good for" "good to eat" "good-hearted" #> [241] "good-tasting" "goodish" "goodly" #> [244] "goodness" "goods" "graceful" #> [247] "gracious" "grand" "grateful" #> [250] "gratifying" "great" "groovy" #> [253] "gustable" "gusty" "hallowed" #> [256] "handy" "happy" "harmonious" #> [259] "health-enhancing" "health-preserving" "healthful" #> [262] "healthy" "hear" "heart-warming" #> [265] "heavenly" "helpful" "high-minded" #> [268] "high-mindedness" "high-principled" "highest" #> [271] "highly respectable" "holy" "holy-minded" #> [274] "honest" "honest-to-God" "honesty" #> [277] "honeyed" "honorable" "honorableness" #> [280] "human" "humane" "humanely" #> [283] "humanly" "hygeian" "hygienic" #> [286] "immaculate" "immortal" "immutable" #> [289] "inartificial" "indeed" "indeedy" #> [292] "infinite" "ingenious" "integrity" #> [295] "interest" "invigorating" "inviolate" #> [298] "irreproachable" "ja" "juicy" #> [301] "just" "just so" "justifiable" #> [304] "justified" "kind" "kindhearted" #> [307] "kindheartedly" "kindly" "kindly-disposed" #> [310] "knockout" "kosher" "lares and penates" #> [313] "large" "laudable" "laudatory" #> [316] "law-abiding" "law-loving" "law-revering" #> [319] "lawful" "legal" "legitimate" #> [322] "level" "lifelike" "likable" #> [325] "likely" "limitless" "line" #> [328] "literal" "lofty" "logical" #> [331] "loving" "lucky" "luminous" #> [334] "luscious" "lush" "magisterial" #> [337] "mais oui" "majestic" "making" #> [340] "manly" "masterful" "masterly" #> [343] "material" "meet" "meet and right" #> [346] "mellifluous" "mellow" "merchandise" #> [349] "merciful" "merit" "merited" #> [352] "minimal" "minimum" "moral" #> [355] "morality" "most assuredly" "movables" #> [358] "natural" "naturalistic" "naturally" #> [361] "naturellement" "neat" "nectareous" #> [364] "nectarous" "needed" "nice" #> [367] "nicely" "no mean" "nobility" #> [370] "noble" "normal" "normative" #> [373] "numinous" "obedient" "of course" #> [376] "of good omen" "of gourmet quality" "of happy portent" #> [379] "of promise" "OK" "okay" #> [382] "omnipotent" "omnipresent" "omniscient" #> [385] "one" "opportune" "orderly" #> [388] "original" "otherworldly" "oui" #> [391] "outstanding" "palatable" "paraphernalia" #> [394] "passable" "penetrating" "permanent" #> [397] "permissible" "perpetual" "personal property" #> [400] "pleasant" "pleasing" "pleasurable" #> [403] "pleasureful" "plenty" "plenty good enough" #> [406] "politic" "positive" "positively" #> [409] "possessions" "precisely" "principled" #> [412] "probity" "produce" "professional" #> [415] "proficient" "profit" "profitable" #> [418] "promising" "proper" "propitious" #> [421] "proportionate" "prosperity" "prosperous" #> [424] "pure" "pure in heart" "purehearted" #> [427] "quick" "quite" "quite some" #> [430] "radiant" "rather" "ready" #> [433] "real" "realistic" "really" #> [436] "recommendable" "rectitude" "refreshing" #> [439] "regal" "reliable" "reputable" #> [442] "resourceful" "respectable" "respected" #> [445] "rewarding" "right" "right and proper" #> [448] "right-minded" "righteous" "righteousness" #> [451] "rightful" "righto" "Roger" #> [454] "royal" "sacred" "safe" #> [457] "saintlike" "saintly" "salubrious" #> [460] "salutary" "sanitary" "sapid" #> [463] "satisfactory" "satisfying" "savorous" #> [466] "savory" "scrumptious" "seasonable" #> [469] "secure" "see you later" "seemly" #> [472] "self-consistent" "sensible" "seraphic" #> [475] "serious" "shapely" "shaping" #> [478] "simon-pure" "simple" "sincere" #> [481] "sizable" "sizeable" "skilled" #> [484] "skillful" "slick" "smart" #> [487] "smashing" "softhearted" "softheartedly" #> [490] "solicitous" "solid" "solvent" #> [493] "some" "sortable" "sound" #> [496] "sovereign" "spiritual" "spiritual-minded" #> [499] "splendid" "spotless" "square" #> [502] "stainless" "statesmanlike" "sterling" #> [505] "stock" "straight" "stuff" #> [508] "stylish" "substantial" "succulent" #> [511] "sufficient" "sufficient for" "sufficing" #> [514] "suitable" "Sunday" "superb" #> [517] "superior" "supreme" "sure" #> [520] "sure thing" "sure-enough" "surely" #> [523] "sweet" "sympathetic" "sympathizing" #> [526] "tactful" "talented" "tangibles" #> [529] "tasty" "tender" "tenderhearted" #> [532] "tenderheartedly" "terrific" "textile" #> [535] "the compleat" "the complete" "things" #> [538] "thorough" "timeless" "timely" #> [541] "to be desired" "to be sure" "tolerable" #> [544] "tonic" "toothsome" "toward" #> [547] "true to life" "true to nature" "true to reality" #> [550] "true-dealing" "true-devoted" "true-disposing" #> [553] "true-souled" "true-spirited" "truehearted" #> [556] "truly" "trustworthy" "ubiquitous" #> [559] "unadulterated" "unaffected" "unassumed" #> [562] "unassuming" "unbelievable" "unblemished" #> [565] "unbounded" "unchanging" "uncolored" #> [568] "unconcocted" "uncopied" "uncorrupt" #> [571] "uncorrupted" "uncounterfeited" "undefiled" #> [574] "undefined" "undisguised" "undisguising" #> [577] "undistorted" "unearthly" "unexaggerated" #> [580] "unfabricated" "unfanciful" "unfeigned" #> [583] "unfeigning" "unfictitious" "unflattering" #> [586] "unimagined" "unimitated" "unimpeachable" #> [589] "unindebted" "uninvented" "unlimited" #> [592] "unpretended" "unpretending" "unqualified" #> [595] "unromantic" "unsimulated" "unspecious" #> [598] "unspotted" "unstained" "unsullied" #> [601] "unsynthetic" "untarnished" "unvarnished" #> [604] "unworldly" "up to" "upright" #> [607] "uprighteous" "upstanding" "use" #> [610] "useful" "usefulness" "valid" #> [613] "vendibles" "verbal" "verbatim" #> [616] "veridical" "verisimilar" "very good" #> [619] "very well" "virtue" "virtuoso" #> [622] "virtuous" "virtuousness" "wares" #> [625] "warm" "warmhearted" "warmheartedly" #> [628] "warmly" "warrantable" "warranted" #> [631] "weighty" "welcome" "welfare" #> [634] "well" "well and good" "well-behaved" #> [637] "well-being" "well-disposed" "well-done" #> [640] "well-founded" "well-grounded" "well-mannered" #> [643] "well-proportioned" "well-thought-of" "well-timed" #> [646] "wholesome" "why yes" "wicked" #> [649] "wise" "wonderful" "word-for-word" #> [652] "workmanlike" "world of good" "worth" #> [655] "worthwhile" "worthy" "yard goods" #> [658] "yea" "yeah" "yeomanly" #> [661] "yep" "yes" "yes indeed" #> [664] "yes indeedy" "yes sir" "yes sirree" #> [667] "yummy"
syn("evil", 25)
#> [1] "abominable" "infelicitous" "knavish" #> [4] "evil" "ruin" "sin of commission" #> [7] "unfavorable" "deadly sin" "anxiety" #> [10] "felonious" "horrid" "delinquency" #> [13] "wantonness" "bane" "headache" #> [16] "unworthy" "dreary" "peccancy" #> [19] "rank" "degradation" "untoward" #> [22] "vicious" "awful" "lapse" #> [25] "peccant"
# No words for spelling mistakes syn("spolling misteak")
#> character(0)