principal

What are the hypernyms for principal?

Hypernyms for principal

educator offender thespian pedagogue actor role player financier pedagog histrion capital moneyman wrongdoer player debt

Definitions for principal

  • adjective - most important element; "the chief aim of living"; "the main doors were of solid glass"; "the principal rivers of America"; "the principal example"; "policemen were primary targets"; "the master bedroom"; "a master switch"
  • noun - the major party to a financial transaction at a stock exchange; buys and sells for his own account
  • noun - the educator who has executive authority for a school; "she sent unruly pupils to see the principal"
  • noun - (criminal law) any person involved in a criminal offense
  • noun - an actor who plays a principal role
  • noun - capital as contrasted with the income derived from it
  • noun - the original amount of a debt on which interest is calculated
  • Pronounciation of principal

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    Synonyms for principal

    primary master chief main head teacher corpus head principal sum dealer star school principal lead

    Antonyms for principal

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    Holonyms for principal

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    Hyponyms for principal

    headmaster criminal malefactor idol schoolmaster felon co-star matinee idol broker-dealer master crook film star television star chancellor headmistress outlaw movie star TV star

    Meronyms for principal

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    Sounds like principal

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