Synonyms of card in English:

card


See definition of card

noun

1‘paste it on a piece of stiff card’

SYNONYMS

cardboard, pasteboard, board, stiff paper

2‘I'll send her some flowers and a card’

SYNONYMS

greetings card, postcard, Christmas card, birthday card, good luck card, get well card, sympathy card

3‘she dug into her bag and produced her card’

SYNONYMS

identification, ID, credentials, papers

ID card, identification card, visiting card, business card, calling card

4‘she paid for the goods with her card’

SYNONYMS

credit card, debit card, cash card, swipe card

informal plastic

5‘the cards were dealt for the last hand’

SYNONYMS

playing card

plain card, picture card, tarot card

British court card

North American face card

pack of cards


Phrases

    give someone their cards

      ‘the firm has just given 74,000 workers their cards’

      SYNONYMS

      dismiss, give someone their notice, throw out, get rid of, lay off, make redundant, let someone go, discharge, cashier

      British informal

      sack, give someone the sack, fire, kick out, boot out, give someone the boot, give someone their marching orders, give someone the bullet, give someone the heave-ho, give someone the old heave-ho, give someone the elbow, give someone the push, show someone the door, send packing

      British informal

      turf out

      British informal, dated

      out

      ANTONYMS

      employ, take on

    on the cards

      ‘a decisive victory was on the cards’

      SYNONYMS

      likely, possible, probable, expected, liable to happen, in the wind, in the air, in the offing, on the horizon, in view, in prospect, in store, to come

      ANTONYMS

      unlikely, out of the question