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Antonym vs. Country

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Antonym

A word having a meaning opposite to that of another word
The word "wet" is an antonym of the word "dry.".
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Country

A country is a distinct territorial body or political entity (i.e. a nation).
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Antonym

(semantics) A word which has the opposite meaning of another word.
“rich” is an antonym of “poor”; “full” is an antonym of “empty”
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Country

A nation with its own government, occupying a particular territory
The country's increasingly precarious economic position
Spain, Italy, and other European countries
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Antonym

A word that describes one end of a scale, while its opposite describes the other end, such as large versus small; a gradable antonym.
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Country

Districts and small settlements outside large urban areas or the capital
A country lane
The airfield is right out in the country
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Antonym

A word of opposite meaning; a counterterm; - used as a correlative of synonym.
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Country

An area or region with regard to its physical features
A tract of wild country
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Antonym

Two words that express opposing concepts;
To him the opposite of gay was depressed
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Country

Short for country music
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Country

A nation or state.
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Country

The territory of a nation or state; land.
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Country

The people of a nation or state; populace
The whole country will profit from the new economic reforms.
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Country

The land of a person's birth or citizenship
Foreign travel is restricted in his country.
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Country

A region, territory, or large tract of land distinguishable by features of topography, biology, or culture
Hill country.
Bible country.
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Country

An area or expanse outside cities and towns; a rural area
A vacation in the country.
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Country

The people of a district who are eligible for jury service.
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Country

A jury.
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Country

(Informal) Country music.
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Country

Of, relating to, or typical of the country
A country road.
Country cooking.
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Country

Of or relating to country music.
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Country

(chiefly British) An area of land; a district, region.
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Country

A set region of land having particular human occupation or agreed limits, especially inhabited by members of the same race, speakers of the same language etc., or associated with a given person, occupation, species etc.
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Country

The territory of a nation, especially an independent nation state or formerly independent nation; a political entity asserting ultimate authority over a geographical area; a sovereign state.
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Country

A rural area, as opposed to a town or city; the countryside.
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Country

Ellipsis of country music
A country song
A country singer
A country festival
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Country

(mining) The rock through which a vein runs.
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Country

From or in the countryside or connected with it.
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Country

Of or connected to country music.
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Country

Originating in India rather than being imported from Europe or elsewhere.
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Country

A tract of land; a region; the territory of an independent nation; (as distinguished from any other region, and with a personal pronoun) the region of one's birth, permanent residence, or citizenship.
Return unto thy country, and to thy kindred.
I might have learned this by my last exile,that change of countries cannot change my state.
Many a famous realmAnd country, whereof here needs no account
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Country

Rural regions, as opposed to a city or town.
As they walked, on their way into the country.
God made the covatry, and man made the town.
Only very great men were in the habit of dividing the year between town and country.
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Country

The inhabitants or people of a state or a region; the populace; the public. Hence: (a) One's constituents. (b) The whole body of the electors of state; as, to dissolve Parliament and appeal to the country.
All the country in a general voiceCried hate upon him.
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Country

A jury, as representing the citizens of a country.
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Country

The rock through which a vein runs.
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Country

Pertaining to the regions remote from a city; rural; rustic; as, a country life; a country town; the country party, as opposed to city.
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Country

Destitute of refinement; rude; unpolished; rustic; not urbane; as, country manners.
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Country

Pertaining, or peculiar, to one's own country.
She, bowing herself towards him, laughing the cruel tyrant to scorn, spake in her country language.
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Country

The territory occupied by a nation;
He returned to the land of his birth
He visited several European countries
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Country

A politically organized body of people under a single government;
The state has elected a new president
African nations
Students who had come to the nation's capitol
The country's largest manufacturer
An industrialized land
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Country

The people who live in a nation or country;
A statement that sums up the nation's mood
The news was announced to the nation
The whole country worshipped him
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Country

An area outside of cities and towns;
His poetry celebrated the slower pace of life in the country
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Country

A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography);
It was a mountainous area
Bible country
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