factor

The word “factor” has 2 syllables: fac-tor.

It's pronounced as /ˈfæktər/.


What is synonym and antonym for factor?

In the thesaurus, “factor” has 20 synonyms and 5 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for factor along with examples of usage in sentences.


Synonyms for factor

  • agent
  • aspect
  • attorney
  • cause
  • circumstance
  • component
  • consideration
  • delegate
  • deputy
  • element
  • influence
  • ingredient
  • manager
  • member
  • minister
  • part
  • point
  • proxy
  • representative
  • thing

Antonyms for factor

  • compound
  • mass
  • sum
  • total
  • whole

Meanings of factor

  • noun
    1. A doer, maker; a person who does things for another person or organization.
    2. An agent or representative.
    3. A commission agent.
    4. A person or business organization that provides money for another's new business venture; one who finances another's business.
    5. A business organization that lends money on accounts receivable or buys and collects accounts receivable.
    6. One of the elements, circumstances, or influences which contribute to produce a result.
    7. Any of various objects multiplied together to form some whole.
    8. (causal analysis) Influence; a phenomenon that affects the nature, the magnitude, and/or the timing of a consequence.
    9. A resource used in the production of goods or services, a factor of production.
    10. A steward or bailiff of an estate.
  • verb
    1. To find all the factors of (a number or other mathematical object) (the objects that divide it evenly).
    2. (of a number or other mathematical object) To be a product of other objects.
    3. (commercial) To sell a debt or debts to an agent (the factor) to collect.

Example Sentences

  • The weather proved to be a significant factor in the success of the outdoor event.
  • A positive attitude can be a crucial factor in overcoming life's challenges.
  • Economic stability is often influenced by the global market factor.
  • Time management is a key factor for success in any project.
  • Personal motivation plays a vital factor in achieving fitness goals.

On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to factor, such as: agent, aspect, attorney, cause, circumstance, component, compound.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

Related Words

ABCs

  • account
  • affidavit
  • allegation
  • alphabet
  • amount
  • announcement
  • article
  • assurance
  • authority
  • base
  • basis
  • bedrock
  • bottom line
  • catalog
  • characterization
  • charge
  • clue
  • comment
  • component
  • condition
  • confession
  • cornerstone
  • definition
  • depiction
  • description
  • design
  • detail
  • directory
  • effect
  • element
  • elemental
  • elements
  • essence
  • explanation
  • fact
  • factor
  • foundation
  • fundamental
  • grammar
  • groundwork
  • guidebook
  • handbook
  • history
  • information
  • infrastructure
  • justification
  • key
  • law
  • manual
  • meat
  • must
  • narration
  • narrative
  • part
  • philosophy
  • picture
  • plan
  • portrayal
  • precondition
  • preparation
  • prerequisite
  • presentation
  • principle
  • principles
  • proclamation
  • rationale
  • remark
  • report
  • requirement
  • requisite
  • rudimentary
  • schedule
  • sign
  • significance
  • sketch
  • statement
  • story
  • straightforward
  • strength
  • structure
  • stuff
  • subject
  • summary
  • support
  • syntax
  • tale
  • testimony
  • thing
  • underlying
  • version
  • word

backer

  • advocate
  • advocator
  • ally
  • benefactor
  • endorser
  • exponent
  • follower
  • patron
  • promoter
  • proponent
  • sponsor
  • supporter

backers

  • advocate
  • advocates
  • advocators
  • allies
  • ally
  • benefactor
  • endorser
  • follower
  • patron
  • patrons
  • promoter
  • proponents
  • sponsor
  • sponsors
  • supporters

datum

  • accomplishment
  • action
  • case
  • circumstance
  • comment
  • commentary
  • data
  • detail
  • diary
  • evidence
  • experience
  • fact
  • factor
  • incident
  • information
  • inscription
  • journal
  • letter
  • memorandum
  • message
  • missive
  • performance
  • phenomenon
  • remark
  • statistic
  • summary

fact

  • accomplishment
  • action
  • case
  • circumstance
  • data
  • detail
  • evidence
  • experience
  • factor
  • incident
  • information
  • law
  • matter
  • performance
  • phenomenon
  • reality
  • statistic
  • truth

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