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Synonyms of absolute in English:


  • 1 there was absolute silence in the house an absolute disgrace
    [Antonyms] partial, qualified
  • 2 everything I have told you is the absolute truth
    definite, certain, positive, unconditional, categorical, unquestionable, undoubted, unequivocal, decisive, conclusive, confirmed, manifest, infallible
    [Antonyms] partial, qualified
  • 3 the parliament was only consultative, with absolute power remaining with the king
    unlimited, unrestricted, unrestrained, unbounded, unbound, boundless, infinite, ultimate, total, supreme, unconditional, full, utter, sovereign, omnipotent
    [Antonyms] conditional
  • 4 an absolute monarch
    autocratic, despotic, dictatorial, tyrannical, tyrannous, authoritarian, arbitrary, imperious, domineering, high-handed, draconian, autonomous, sovereign, autarchic, autarchical, anti-democratic
    [Antonyms] constitutional
  • 5 absolute moral standards
    universal, fixed, independent, non-relative, non-variable, absolutist;
    rigid, established, set, settled, definite, decided, irrevocable, unalterable, unquestionable, authoritative, incontrovertible, in black and white
    [Antonyms] relative, flexible
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