Smart Words of the English Language

These english synonyms and antonyms for all kind of action, performing and planning related words has been arranged by categories. For each word (, ...) you will find about 10 to 40 synonyms. Antonyms are included in the sense, that the words consists mostly of pairs which have the opposite meaning.

Synonyms for Follow

follow Meaning of these synonyms: To come after, as, for example, in order or time
Example sentence: Gray's Anatomy was the intricate map the freshman had to follow - in order to pass his first medical examen.

effect ensue replace result
succeed supplant supersede supervene

Synonyms for Result

result Meaning of these synonyms: They denote something, (such as an occurrence, a situation, or a condition) that is brought about by a cause
Example sentence: Realistic proposals have been mulled over for years but without result.

breed bring forth bring on bring to pass
cause educe effect effectuate elicit
engender evoke excite get things rolling give rise
impel induce initiate kindle lead to
make mediate occasion open operate
originate precipitate procure produce prompt
provoke set in motion spark spur wreak





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