10 Examples of Synonyms in a Sentence

10 Examples of Synonyms in a Sentence

abandon – desert

  • Tom abandonedthem.
  • The mall is deserted.


abbreviate – shorten

  • What is this the abbreviationfor?
  • A thousand candles can be lighted from the flame of one candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened.


ability – aptitude

  • He has the abilityto do the work.
  • He has a remarkable aptitudefor music.


able – qualified

  • I was ableto help.
  • Alex is fully qualified.


above – overhead

  • This is aboveme.
  • From the airplane overhead to the phones in our pockets to the choir girl putting her arm around the metalhead.


abundant – ample

  • Oil is abundant in that country.
  • There’s ample room in the attic.


accurate – correct

  • This is pretty accurate.
  • This isn’t correct.


achieve – accomplish

  • My sister achieved her goal.
  • Did you accomplish your goals?


adjourn – recess

  • Court is adjourned.
  • May we have a short recess?


advocate – support

  • I’m just playing the devil’s advocate.
  • Thanks for the support.