Synonyms for sec

Synonyms for (noun) sec

Synonyms: SEC, Securities and Exchange Commission

Definition: an independent federal agency that oversees the exchange of securities to protect investors

Similar words: independent agency

Definition: an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments


Synonyms: sec, secant

Definition: ratio of the hypotenuse to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle

Similar words: circular function, trigonometric function

Definition: function of an angle expressed as a ratio of the length of the sides of right-angled triangle containing the angle


Synonyms: s, sec, second

Definition: 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

Similar words: unit of time, time unit

Definition: a unit for measuring time periods

Synonyms for (adjective) sec

Synonyms: unsweet, sec

Definition: (of champagne) moderately dry

Similar words: dry

Definition: (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation

Usage: a dry white burgundy; a dry Bordeaux