What does the word synonymous mean?

Usage examples for synonymous

  1. Politics are synonymous with strife, and if I had written a political biography, it would have become the record of a battle, or rather, of many battles, in which I could hardly have avoided saying hard things both of living and dead people. – The Adventure of Living by John St. Loe Strachey
  2. The numerous places called " Butts," or bearing synonymous names, indicate that few towns neglected to set apart a shooting ground. – Bygone Cumberland and Westmorland by Daniel Scott
  3. The business training the old man had given him was synonymous with conditions not expressed in the will. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon