Synonyms for contraceptive

Synonyms for (noun) contraceptive

Synonyms: contraceptive, contraceptive device, birth control device, prophylactic device, preventative, preventive

Definition: an agent or device intended to prevent conception

Similar words: device

Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water

Synonyms for (adj) contraceptive

Synonyms: prophylactic, contraceptive, antifertility

Definition: capable of preventing conception or impregnation

Usage: contraceptive devices and medications

Similar words: protective

Definition: intended or adapted to afford protection of some kind

Usage: a protective covering; the use of protective masks and equipment; protective coatings; kept the drunken sailor in protective custody; animals with protective coloring; protective tariffs

Visual thesaurus for contraceptive