Synonyms for ceiling

Synonyms for (noun) ceiling

Synonyms: ceiling

Definition: the overhead upper surface of a covered space

Usage: he hated painting the ceiling

Similar words: upper surface

Definition: the side that is uppermost


Synonyms: ceiling

Definition: (meteorology) altitude of the lowest layer of clouds

Similar words: height, altitude

Definition: elevation especially above sea level or above the earth's surface

Usage: the altitude gave her a headache


Synonyms: ceiling

Definition: maximum altitude at which a plane can fly (under specified conditions)

Similar words: height, altitude

Definition: elevation especially above sea level or above the earth's surface

Usage: the altitude gave her a headache


Synonyms: roof, ceiling, cap

Definition: an upper limit on what is allowed

Usage: he put a ceiling on the number of women who worked for him; there was a roof on salaries; they established a cap for prices

Similar words: control

Definition: the economic policy of controlling or limiting or curbing prices or wages etc.

Usage: they wanted to repeal all the legislation that imposed economic controls