Synonyms of paper in English:

paper


See definition of paper

noun

1‘a sheet of paper’

SYNONYMS

writing paper, notepaper

2‘the story made the front page of the local paper’

SYNONYMS

newspaper

informal print, rag

3‘the paper was peeling off the walls’

SYNONYMS

wallpaper, wallcovering

British woodchip

trademark Anaglypta, Lincrusta

4‘toffee papers’

SYNONYMS

wrapper, wrapping

5‘we had to sit a three-hour paper’

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exam, examination, test

6‘he published a paper which proved to be a landmark in the evolution of macroeconomic ideas’

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essay, article, composition, monograph, thesis, work, dissertation, treatise, study, report, analysis, tract, critique, exegesis, review, disquisition, discourse, piece of writing

North American theme

7papers‘the personal papers of major political figures’

SYNONYMS

documents, certificates, forms, letters, files, deeds, records, dossiers, diaries, archives, legal papers, paperwork, documentation

informal treeware

rare muniments, instruments, assignments

8papers‘two men stopped us and asked us for our papers’

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identification papers, identification documents, identity card, ID, credentials, bona fides


verb

1‘we papered the walls and put up curtains to match’

SYNONYMS

wallpaper, hang wallpaper on, line

decorate


Phrases

    on paper

      1‘he's putting a few thoughts down on paper’

      SYNONYMS

      in writing, written down, in black and white, in print, on record

      recorded, documented, printed

      2‘the combatants were, on paper at least, evenly matched’

      SYNONYMS

      in theory, theoretically, hypothetically, in the abstract, supposedly

    paper over something

      ‘the unions tried to paper over their differences’

      SYNONYMS

      cover up, hide, conceal, disguise, camouflage, gloss over, whitewash, varnish over, draw a veil over