Synonyms of matter in English:

matter


See definition of matter

noun

1‘decaying vegetable matter’

SYNONYMS
material, substance, stuff, medium

2‘let's get to the heart of the matter’

SYNONYMS
affair, business, proceeding, situation, circumstance, event, happening, occurrence, incident, episode, occasion, experience, thing
subject, topic, issue, question, point, point at issue, item, case, concern, theme

3‘it is of little matter now’

SYNONYMS
importance, consequence, significance, note, import, moment, weight, interest

4the matter‘is anything the matter?’

SYNONYMS
problem, trouble, difficulty, upset, distress, worry, bother, complication

5‘the matter of the sermon’

SYNONYMS
content, subject matter, text, argument, substance, thesis, sense, purport, gist, pith, essentials, burden

6‘an infected wound full of matter’

SYNONYMS
pus, suppuration, purulence, discharge, secretion
rare sanies

verb

1‘it doesn't matter what you wear’

SYNONYMS
make any difference, make a difference, be important, be of importance, be of consequence, signify, be of significance, be relevant, be of account, carry weight, count
informal cut any ice

2‘she was trying to make an impression on the people who mattered’

SYNONYMS
be influential, have influence, be important

Phrases

    as a matter of fact


    SYNONYMS

    actually, in actual fact, in fact, in point of fact, as it happens, really, believe it or not, in reality, in truth, to tell the truth, truly

    no matter


    SYNONYMS

    it doesn't matter, it makes no difference, it makes no odds, it's unimportant, never mind, don't apologize, don't worry about it, don't mention it