Synonyms of column in English:

column


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noun

1‘the arches were supported on massive columns’

SYNONYMS

pillar, post, pole, support, upright, vertical, baluster, pier, pile, piling, pilaster, stanchion, standard, prop, buttress

rod, shaft, leg, mast, tower, pylon

obelisk, monolith

technical newel, caryatid, telamon, herm

2‘he writes a weekly column in a Sunday paper’

SYNONYMS

article, item, story, report, account, write-up, feature, essay, composition, study, review, criticism, critique, notice, commentary, editorial, leader

British informal crit

3‘we walked in a column’

SYNONYMS

line, file, queue, procession, rank, row, string, chain, train, trail, progression, succession, cavalcade, parade, motorcade, carcade, cortège, convoy

British march past

informal crocodile