Synonyms for adjunct

Synonyms for (noun) adjunct

Synonyms: adjunct

Definition: a construction that can be used to extend the meaning of a word or phrase but is not one of the main constituents of a sentence

Similar words: grammatical construction, construction, expression

Definition: a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit

Usage: I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner


Synonyms: adjunct

Definition: something added to another thing but not an essential part of it

Similar words: inessential, nonessential

Definition: anything that is not essential

Usage: they discarded all their inessentials


Synonyms: adjunct

Definition: a person who is an assistant or subordinate to another

Similar words: associate

Definition: a person who joins with others in some activity or endeavor

Usage: he had to consult his associate before continuing

Synonyms for (adjective) adjunct

Synonyms: assistant, adjunct

Definition: of or relating to a person who is subordinate to another

Similar words: subordinate, low-level

Definition: lower in rank or importance


Synonyms: auxiliary, ancillary, accessory, adjunct, adjuvant, appurtenant

Definition: furnishing added support

Usage: an ancillary pump; an adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticism; The mind and emotions are auxiliary to each other

Similar words: supportive

Definition: furnishing support or assistance

Usage: a supportive family network; his family was supportive of his attempts to be a writer