Synonyms for neat

Synonyms for (adjective) neat

Synonyms: clean, neat

Definition: free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed

Usage: he landed a clean left on his opponent's cheek; a clean throw; the neat exactness of the surgeon's knife

Similar words: adroit

Definition: quick or skillful or adept in action or thought

Usage: an exceptionally adroit pianist; an adroit technician; his adroit replies to hecklers won him many followers; an adroit negotiator


Synonyms: full-strength, straight, neat

Definition: without water

Usage: took his whiskey neat

Similar words: undiluted

Definition: not diluted

Usage: undiluted milk; an undiluted racial strain


Synonyms: neat, tasteful, refined

Definition: free from what is tawdry or unbecoming

Usage: a neat style; a neat set of rules; she hated to have her neat plans upset

Similar words: elegant

Definition: refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style

Usage: elegant handwriting; an elegant dark suit; she was elegant to her fingertips; small churches with elegant white spires; an elegant mathematical solution--simple and precise and lucid


Synonyms: great, groovy, neat, nifty, peachy, not bad, bang-up, keen, bully, dandy, corking, cracking, swell, slap-up, smashing

Definition: very good

Usage: he did a bully job; a neat sports car; had a great time at the party; you look simply smashing

Similar words: good

Definition: having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified

Usage: good news from the hospital; a good report card; when she was good she was very very good; a good knife is one good for cutting; this stump will make a good picnic table; a good check; a good joke; a good exterior paint; a good secretary; a good dress for the office


Synonyms: orderly, neat

Definition: clean or organized

Usage: her neat dress; a neat room

Similar words: tidy

Definition: marked by order and cleanliness in appearance or habits

Usage: a tidy person; a tidy house; a tidy mind


Synonyms: neat

Definition: showing care in execution

Usage: neat homework; neat handwriting

Similar words: tidy

Definition: marked by order and cleanliness in appearance or habits

Usage: a tidy person; a tidy house; a tidy mind