What are synonyms and examples?

A synonym is a word, morpheme or phrase which has the exact same meaning, or a very similar meaning, to another word. For example, synonyms of 'happy' include 'joyful', 'cheery' and 'contented'.

Here are some synonyms of words you use every day:

Bad: awful, terrible, horrible.

Good: fine, excellent, great.

Hot: burning, fiery, boiling.

Cold: chilly, freezing, frosty.

Easy: Simple, effortless, straightforward.

Hard: difficult, challenging, tough.

Big: large, huge, giant.

Small: tiny, little, mini.

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