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part

Synonyms of part in English:

noun

  • 1 the last part of the cake a large part of their life
    bit, slice, chunk, lump, hunk, wedge, fragment, scrap, piece;
    portion, proportion, percentage, fraction
    [Antonyms] whole
  • 2 car parts
  • 3 body parts
    part of the body, organ, limb, member
  • 4 the third part of the book
    section, division, volume, chapter, act, scene, installment
  • 5 another part of the country
  • 6 the part of Juliet
    (theatrical) role, character, persona
  • 7 she's learning her part
    lines, words, script, speech;
  • 8 he was jailed for his part in the affair
    involvement, role, function, hand, work, responsibility, capacity, position, participation, contribution
    informal bit
  • verb

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  • 1 the curtains parted
    separate, divide (in two), split (in two), move apart
    [Antonyms] join
  • 2 we parted on bad terms
    leave, take one's leave, say goodbye/farewell, say one's goodbyes/farewells, go one's (separate) ways, split, go away, depart
    [Antonyms] meet
  • adjective

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  • 1 a part payment
    incomplete, partial, half, semi-, limited, inadequate, insufficient, unfinished
    [Antonyms] complete
  • adverb

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  • 1 it is part finished
    to a certain extent/degree, to some extent/degree, partly, partially, in part, half, relatively, comparatively, (up) to a point, somewhat;
    not totally, not entirely, (very) nearly, almost, just about, all but
    [Antonyms] completely
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    Phrases

    for the most part
    1
    in part
    2
    the water damage is due in part to the clogged gutters
    to a certain extent/degree, to some extent/degree, partly, partially, slightly, in some measure, (up) to a point
    on the part of
    3
    there is increased interest in these coins on the part of collectors
    (made/done) by, carried out by, caused by, from
    part with
    4
    Danielle could not part with her stuffed animals
    give up/away, relinquish, forgo, surrender, hand over, deliver up, dispose of
    take part
    5
    anyone who cares to can take part
    participate, join in, get involved, enter, play a part/role, be a participant, contribute, have a hand, help, assist, lend a hand
    take part in
    6
    all students must take part in this course before the end of junior year
    participate in, engage in, join in, get involved in, share in, play a part/role in, be a participant in, contribute to, be associated with, have a hand in
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