Synonyms for English

Synonyms for (noun) English

Synonyms: English

Definition: the discipline that studies the English language and literature

Similar words: arts, humanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts

Definition: studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)

Usage: the college of arts and sciences


Synonyms: English, English language

Definition: an Indo-European language belonging to the West Germanic branch; the official language of Britain and the United States and most of the commonwealth countries

Similar words: West Germanic, West Germanic language

Definition: a branch of the Germanic languages


Synonyms: English, side

Definition: (sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist

Similar words: spin

Definition: a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)


Synonyms: English, English people

Definition: the people of England

Similar words: land, nation, country

Definition: the people who live in a nation or country

Usage: a statement that sums up the nation's mood; the news was announced to the nation; the whole country worshipped him