Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de substance

(substantivo) 
Definition
the basic matter of which a thing consists
The substance that causes the problem comes from the barley.
Sinônimos
material
the decomposition of organic material
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body
the preface, followed by the main body of the article
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stuff
The idea that we can be what we want has become the stuff of TV commercials.
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fabric
small squares of red cotton fabric
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texture
It is used in moisturisers to give them a silky texture.
(substantivo) 
Definition
important or meaningful quality
It is questionable whether anything of substance has been achieved.
Sinônimos
importance
Safety is of paramount importance.
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significance
ideas about the social significance of religion
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moment
I was glad I had nothing of great moment to do that afternoon.
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meaningfulness
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concreteness
(substantivo) 
Definition
the essential meaning of a speech, thought, or written article
The substance of his discussions doesn't really matter.
Sinônimos
meaning
I became more aware of the symbols and their meanings.
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main point
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gist
He related the gist of his conversation to us.
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matter
This conflict forms the matter of the play.
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subject
It was I who first raised the subject of moving to Canada.
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theme
The novel's central theme is obsession.
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import
I have already spoken about the import of his speech.
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essence
Some claim that Ireland's very essence is expressed through its language.
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sum and substance
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gravamen (law)
(substantivo) 
There is no substance in any of these allegations.
Sinônimos
truth
There is no truth in this story.
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fact
How much was fact and how much fancy no one knew.
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reality
Fiction and reality were increasingly blurred.
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certainty
A general election became a certainty three weeks ago.
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validity
Some people deny the validity of this claim.
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authenticity
The film's authenticity of detail has impressed critics.
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verity
the undeniable verities of life
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verisimilitude
Computer animation is costly at this level of visual verisimilitude.
(substantivo) 
Definition
material possessions or wealth
mature men of substance
Sinônimos
wealth
The discovery of oil brought untold wealth to the island.
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property
Security forces confiscated weapons and stolen property.
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resources
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estate
His estate was valued at £100,000.
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affluence
The postwar era was one of new affluence for the working class.

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of affluence
The postwar era was one of new affluence for the working class.
Sinônimos
big money,
big bucks (informal, US),
top dollar (informal),
megabucks (US, Canadian, slang),
pretty penny (informal),
wad (US, Canadian, slang),
tidy sum (informal)
in the sense of authenticity
The film's authenticity of detail has impressed critics.
Sinônimos
reliability,
legitimacy,
dependability,
trustworthiness,
authoritativeness,
factualness
in the sense of body
Definition
the main part of anything
the preface, followed by the main body of the article
Sinônimos

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