Article and Essay


Article noun - A short piece of writing typically expressing a point of view.
Usage example: read an article extolling the benefits of vegetarianism
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Synonyms for Article

Essay is a synonym for article in feature topic. In some cases you can use "Essay" instead a noun "Article", when it comes to topics like language, written output, piece of writing. popular alternative

Nearby Words: articled, articling


Essay noun - A short piece of writing typically expressing a point of view.
Usage example: school essays on what it means to be a patriot

Article is a synonym for essay in publishing topic. You can use "Article" instead the word "Essay" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as composition, written output, written discourse. popular alternative

Nearby Words: essayed, essayist, essaying

How words are described

old old article old essay
good good article good essay
full full article full essay
long long article long essay
Other adjectives: detailed, particular, short, separate, fake, critical, actual, entire, great, infamous, satirical, humorous, interesting, linked, final, comprehensive, last, different, accompanying.

Both words in one sentence

  • Force Feeding A serious essay/article on the subject coming from the hunger strikes of the women's suffrage movement.
    Source: Force Feeding
  • All There Is to Know About "The Crying Game": This book is mostly known for its Twist Ending, to the point that pretty much every SF history article and essay mentioning the book or Farmer's work in general gives it away.
  • Viewers Are Geniuses Poe parodies this in his essay "How to write a Blackwood Article" and the "Blackwood Article" that follows.
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