Antonyms of noun type

1 of 6 senses of type

Sense 1
type -- (a subdivision of a particular kind of thing; "what type of sculpture do you prefer?")
       Antonym of antitype (Sense 2)
      => antitype -- (an opposite or contrasting type)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun type

6 senses of type

Sense 1
type -- (a subdivision of a particular kind of thing; "what type of sculpture do you prefer?")
       => kind, sort, form, variety -- (a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality; "sculpture is a form of art"; "what kinds of desserts are there?")

Sense 2
character, eccentric, type, case -- (a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities); "a real character"; "a strange character"; "a friendly eccentric"; "the capable type"; "a mental case")
       => adult, grownup -- (a fully developed person from maturity onward)

Sense 3
type -- ((biology) the taxonomic group whose characteristics are used to define the next higher taxon)
       => taxonomic group, taxonomic category, taxon -- (animal or plant group having natural relations)

Sense 4
type -- (printed characters; "small type is hard to read")
       => character, grapheme, graphic symbol -- (a written symbol that is used to represent speech; "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters")

Sense 5
type -- (all of the tokens of the same symbol; "the word `element' contains five different types of character")
       => symbol -- (an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance)

Sense 6
type -- (a small metal block bearing a raised character on one end; produces a printed character when inked and pressed on paper; "he dropped a case of type, so they made him pick them up")
       => block -- (a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides); "the pyramids were built with large stone blocks")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb type

2 senses of type

Sense 1
type, typewrite -- (write by means of a keyboard with types; "type the acceptance letter, please")
       => write -- (communicate or express by writing; "Please write to me every week")

Sense 2
type, typecast -- (identify as belonging to a certain type; "Such people can practically be typed")
       => identify -- (consider to be equal or the same; "He identified his brother as one of the fugitives")

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