Synonyms for title

Synonyms for (noun) title

Synonyms: claim, title

Definition: an informal right to something

Usage: his claim on her attentions; his title to fame

Similar words: right

Definition: an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature

Usage: they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights; Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people- Eleanor Roosevelt; a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away


Synonyms: claim, title

Definition: an established or recognized right

Usage: a strong legal claim to the property; he had no documents confirming his title to his father's estate; he staked his claim

Similar words: legal right

Definition: a right based in law


Synonyms: form of address, title, title of respect

Definition: an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'

Usage: the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title

Similar words: appellation, appellative, denomination, designation

Definition: identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others


Synonyms: title

Definition: an appellation signifying nobility

Usage: `your majesty' is the appropriate title to use in addressing a king

Similar words: appellation, appellative, denomination, designation

Definition: identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others


Synonyms: title

Definition: the name of a work of art or literary composition etc.

Usage: he looked for books with the word `jazz' in the title; he refused to give titles to his paintings; I can never remember movie titles

Similar words: name

Definition: a language unit by which a person or thing is known

Usage: his name really is George Washington; those are two names for the same thing


Synonyms: title, statute title, rubric

Definition: a heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with

Usage: Title 8 provided federal help for schools

Similar words: head, header, heading

Definition: a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about

Usage: the heading seemed to have little to do with the text


Synonyms: title

Definition: (usually plural) written material introduced into a movie or TV show to give credits or represent dialogue or explain an action

Usage: the titles go by faster than I can read

Similar words: piece of writing, writing, written material

Definition: the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect)

Usage: the writing in her novels is excellent; that editorial was a fine piece of writing


Synonyms: title

Definition: a general or descriptive heading for a section of a written work

Usage: the novel had chapter titles

Similar words: subhead, subheading

Definition: a heading of a subdivision of a text


Synonyms: title, deed, deed of conveyance

Definition: a legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it

Usage: he signed the deed; he kept the title to his car in the glove compartment

Similar words: instrument, legal document, legal instrument, official document

Definition: (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right


Synonyms: title, championship

Definition: the status of being a champion

Usage: he held the title for two years

Similar words: high status

Definition: a position of superior status

Synonyms for (verb) title

Synonyms: title, style

Definition: designate by an identifying term

Usage: They styled their nation `The Confederate States'

Similar words: name, call

Definition: assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to

Usage: They named their son David; The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader


Synonyms: entitle, title

Definition: give a title to

Similar words: name, call

Definition: assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to

Usage: They named their son David; The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader