Synonyms for continent

Synonyms for (noun) continent

Synonyms: Continent

Definition: the European mainland

Usage: Englishmen like to visit the Continent but they wouldn't like to live there

Similar words: mainland

Definition: the main land mass of a country or continent; as distinguished from an island or peninsula


Synonyms: continent

Definition: one of the large landmasses of the earth

Usage: there are seven continents; pioneers had to cross the continent on foot

Similar words: land mass, landmass

Definition: a large continuous extent of land

Synonyms for (adjective) continent

Synonyms: celibate, continent

Definition: abstaining from sexual intercourse

Usage: celibate priests

Similar words: chaste

Definition: morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse)

Usage: a holy woman innocent and chaste