Synonyms for sophisticated

Synonyms for (adjective) sophisticated

Synonyms: advanced, sophisticated

Definition: ahead in development; complex or intricate

Usage: advanced technology; a sophisticated electronic control system

Similar words: hi-tech, high-tech

Definition: resembling or making use of highly advanced technology or devices


Synonyms: sophisticated

Definition: intellectually appealing

Usage: a sophisticated drama

Similar words: intellectual

Definition: appealing to or using the intellect

Usage: satire is an intellectual weapon; intellectual workers engaged in creative literary or artistic or scientific labor; has tremendous intellectual sympathy for oppressed people; coldly intellectual; sort of the intellectual type; intellectual literature


Synonyms: sophisticated

Definition: having or appealing to those having worldly knowledge and refinement and savoir-faire

Usage: sophisticated young socialites; a sophisticated audience; a sophisticated lifestyle; a sophisticated book

Similar words: blase, worldly

Definition: very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world

Usage: the blase traveler refers to the ocean he has crossed as `the pond'; the benefits of his worldly wisdom


Similar words: well-informed, intelligent

Definition: possessing sound knowledge

Usage: well-informed readers


Similar words: urbane, polished, refined, svelte

Definition: showing a high degree of refinement and the assurance that comes from wide social experience

Usage: his polished manner; maintained an urbane tone in his letters


Similar words: worldly-wise

Definition: experienced in and wise to the ways of the world