Synonyms for plastic

Synonyms for (noun) plastic

Synonyms: charge card, charge plate, credit card, plastic

Definition: a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered

Usage: do you take plastic?

Similar words: positive identification

Definition: evidence proving that you are who you say you are; evidence establishing that you are among the group of people already known to the system; recognition by the system leads to acceptance

Usage: a system for positive identification can prevent the use of a single identity by several people


Similar words: open-end credit, revolving credit, charge account credit

Definition: a consumer credit line that can be used up to a certain limit or paid down at any time


Synonyms: plastic

Definition: generic name for certain synthetic or semisynthetic materials that can be molded or extruded into objects or films or filaments or used for making e.g. coatings and adhesives

Similar words: solid

Definition: matter that is solid at room temperature and pressure

Synonyms for (adjective) plastic

Synonyms: formative, shaping, plastic

Definition: forming or capable of forming or molding or fashioning

Usage: a formative influence; a formative experience

Similar words: constructive

Definition: constructing or tending to construct or improve or promote development

Usage: constructive criticism; a constructive attitude; a constructive philosophy; constructive permission


Synonyms: fictile, plastic, moldable

Definition: capable of being molded or modeled (especially of earth or clay or other soft material)

Usage: plastic substances such as wax or clay

Similar words: elastic

Definition: capable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression; springy

Usage: an elastic band; a youthful and elastic walk


Synonyms: plastic, pliant

Definition: capable of being influenced or formed

Usage: the plastic minds of children; a pliant nature

Similar words: waxy, impressible, impressionable

Definition: easily impressed or influenced

Usage: an impressionable youngster; an impressionable age; a waxy mind