Synonyms of part in English:

part


See definition of part

noun

1‘the last part of the cake’

SYNONYMS
bit, slice, chunk, lump, hunk, wedge, fragment, scrap, segment, piece
portion, share, proportion, percentage, fraction, division, section
ANTONYMS

whole, entirety

2‘some car parts are now assembled by people working at home’

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component, bit, constituent, element, unit, module, ingredient

3‘some of pigs' body parts are very much like ours’

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organ, limb, member, biological structure

4‘this chapter links the second and third parts of the book’

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section, division, component, volume, chapter, passage, act, scene, episode, instalment

5‘her parents lived in another part of the country’

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district, neighbourhood, quarter, section, area, region, sector, zone, belt, territory, locality
informal neck of the woods

6‘one of the boy actors played the part of Juliet’

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role, theatrical role, character, persona, representation, portrayal, depiction

7‘I don't care how long he's had to learn the part’

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lines, words, script, dialogue, speech, libretto, book, lyrics, score

8‘he was jailed for his part in the affair’

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involvement, role, function, hand, job, task, work, responsibility, capacity, post, position, office, participation, bit, contribution, concern, province

verb

1‘the curtains parted and the show began’

SYNONYMS
separate, divide, divide in two, split, split in two, break up
move apart
rare disjoin
ANTONYMS

join

2‘if we part like this I may never see him again’

SYNONYMS
leave, take one's leave, say adieu, say farewell, say goodbye, say one's goodbyes, make one's farewells, say one's farewells, separate, break up, go one's ways, go one's separate ways, take oneself off, set off, be on one's way, go, go away, get going, depart, be off
informal split, push off, hit the road, skedaddle, scram, shove off
ANTONYMS

arrive, meet


adjective

1‘a part payment is refundable’

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incomplete, partial, half, semi-, demi-, near, moderate, limited, slight, inadequate, insufficient, unfinished
ANTONYMS

complete


adverb

1‘the engine components can be supplied part finished’

SYNONYMS
to a certain degree, to a certain extent, to a limited degree, to a limited extent, to some degree, to some extent, partly, partially, in part, half, in some measure, relatively, comparatively, moderately, to a point, up to a point, a little, somewhat
not totally, not wholly, not entirely, not fully, incompletely, nearly, very nearly, almost, just about, all but
slightly, barely, scarcely, fractionally, inadequately, insufficiently, not nearly
ANTONYMS

completely


Phrases

    on the part of

    ‘there is increased interest in these coins on the part of collectors’


    SYNONYMS

    by, made by, done by, carried out by, caused by, from, in, of

    for which someone is responsible

    take part

    ‘anyone interested is welcome to take part’


    SYNONYMS

    participate, join in, get involved, enter, go in for something, throw oneself into something, share in something, play a part, play a role, be a participant, partake, contribute, be associated, associate oneself, have a hand, have something to do with something, be party to something, be a party to something, cooperate, help, assist, lend a hand

    informal

    get in on the act, pitch in

    in part

    ‘inflation is caused in part by indirect tax increases’


    SYNONYMS

    to a certain degree, to a certain extent, to a limited degree, to a limited extent, to some degree, to some extent, partly, partially, half, in some measure, relatively, comparatively, moderately, to a point, up to a point, a little, somewhat

    not totally, not wholly, not entirely, not fully, incompletely

    slightly, fractionally

    informal

    ish

    ANTONYMS

    completely

    take part in

    ‘the cadets are obliged to take part in adventurous training’


    SYNONYMS

    participate in, engage in, enter into, join in, get involved in, go in for, throw oneself into, share in, play a part in, play a role in, be a participant in, partake in, contribute to, be associated with, associate oneself with, have a hand in, have something to do with, be party to, be a party to

    part with

    ‘she had no wish to part with any of her land’


    SYNONYMS

    give up, relinquish, forgo, surrender, hand over, deliver up, let go of, renounce, give away, dispose of, discard, abandon, sacrifice, yield, cede

    ANTONYMS

    acquire

    part company with

    ‘here we will again part company with the consensus’


    SYNONYMS

    disagree with, fail to agree with, express disagreement with, be at odds with, be at variance with, argue with, take issue with

    decline to support, refuse to support, not ratify, protest against, object to, dispute, challenge, quibble over

    take someone's part

    ‘an attack would drive Count William to take his son's part’


    SYNONYMS

    support, give one's support to, take the side of, side with, be on the side of, stand by, stand up for, stick up for, be supportive of, encourage, back, back up, give one's backing to, uphold, be loyal to, defend, come to the defence of, champion, ally with, ally oneself with, associate oneself with, favour, abet, aid and abet

    ANTONYMS

    turn against