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    Hi I was wondering if there was a antonym for debris because im looking for one for my english homework and I can't seem to find out.

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    I can't think of one- debris is the rubbish resulting from an accident, explosion, etc. I cannot think of an antonym. I will try, though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I can't think of one- debris is the rubbish resulting from an accident, explosion, etc. I cannot think of an antonym. I will try, though.
    Antonym.com can't think of one either. :wink:

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    Not everything has an opposite. For example, white is the opposite of black, but what is the opposite of gray?

    :)

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    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Not everything has an opposite. For example, white is the opposite of black, but what is the opposite of gray?

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    Sunny?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork
    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Not everything has an opposite. For example, white is the opposite of black, but what is the opposite of gray?

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    Sunny?
    I would say that sunny is the opposite of cloudy.

    :)

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    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Not everything has an opposite. For example, white is the opposite of black, but what is the opposite of gray?

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    The opposite of gray is grey. :D

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    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea
    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Not everything has an opposite. For example, white is the opposite of black, but what is the opposite of gray?

    :)
    The opposite of gray is grey. :D
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    Quote Originally Posted by italiancutie
    Hi I was wondering if there was a antonym for debris because im looking for one for my english homework and I can't seem to find out.
    There're indirect antonyms such as whole, useful, and valuable.

    :D

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    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork
    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Not everything has an opposite. For example, white is the opposite of black, but what is the opposite of gray?

    :)
    Sunny?
    I would say that sunny is the opposite of cloudy.

    :)
    :wink:

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