Synonyms for alum

Synonyms for (noun) alum

Synonyms: alum

Definition: a double sulphate of aluminum and potassium that is used as an astringent (among other things)

Similar words: astringent, astringent drug, styptic

Definition: a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals


Synonyms: alum, alumna, alumnus, grad, graduate

Definition: a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)

Similar words: scholar, scholarly person, student, bookman

Definition: a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines


Synonyms: alum, potash alum, potassium alum

Definition: a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the potassium double sulfate of aluminum

Similar words: atomic number 13, Al, aluminium, aluminum

Definition: a silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite


Similar words: double salt

Definition: a solution of two simple salts that forms a single substance on crystallization


Synonyms: alum, ammonia alum, ammonium alum

Definition: a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the ammonium double sulfate of aluminum

Similar words: atomic number 13, Al, aluminium, aluminum

Definition: a silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite


Similar words: double salt

Definition: a solution of two simple salts that forms a single substance on crystallization