Synonyms for contour

Synonyms for (noun) contour

Synonyms: configuration, conformation, contour, shape, form

Definition: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)

Usage: he could barely make out their shapes

Similar words: spatial property, spatiality

Definition: any property relating to or occupying space


Synonyms: contour

Definition: a feature (or the order or arrangement of features) of anything having a complex structure

Usage: the contours of the melody; it defines a major contour of this administration

Similar words: characteristic, feature

Definition: a prominent attribute or aspect of something

Usage: the map showed roads and other features; generosity is one of his best characteristics


Synonyms: contour, contour line

Definition: a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height

Similar words: isometric, isometric line

Definition: a line connecting isometric points

Synonyms for (verb) contour

Synonyms: contour

Definition: form the contours of

Similar words: delineate, limn, outline

Definition: trace the shape of