Definition of synonymous:

Usage examples for synonymous

  1. Behind the sachems stood the chiefs, the two names not being synonymous among the Iroquois, and although the name of the Mohawks was called first the Onondagas were masters of the ceremonies, were, in fact, the priests of the Hodenosaunee, and their first chief, Tododaho, was the first chief of all the League.  The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  2. His name became synonymous for beautiful writing, and gave birth to the vulgar proverb or familiar phrase to write like an angel!  Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3) by Isaac Disraeli
  3. Dispense, Dispense with These expressions are not synonymous.  Slips of Speech by John H. Bechtel
  4. The term soul has no meaning, except as synonymous with body or spirit, and hence is discarded in this discussion.  Studies in the Out-Lying Fields of Psychic Science by Hudson Tuttle