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random

Synonyms of random in English:

adjective

  • 1 random spot checks
    unsystematic, unmethodical, arbitrary, unplanned, undirected, casual, indiscriminate, nonspecific, haphazard, stray, erratic;
    chance, accidental
    [Antonyms] systematic
  • Phrases

    at random

    1
    we chose the names at random
    unsystematically, arbitrarily, randomly, unmethodically, haphazardly

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