The word “nasal” has 2 syllables: na-sal.

It's pronounced as /ˈneɪzəl/.

What is synonym and antonym for nasal?

In the thesaurus, “nasal” has 6 synonyms and 5 antonyms.

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

Synonyms for nasal

Antonyms for nasal

  • bass
  • deep
  • grave
  • low
  • throaty

Meanings of nasal

  • noun
    1. A medicine that operates through the nose; an errhine.
    2. A vowel or consonant (such as [m] or [n]) articulated with air flowing through the nose.
    3. Part of a helmet projecting to protect the nose; a nose guard.
    4. One of the nasal bones.
    5. A plate, or scale, on the nose of a fish, etc.
  • adjective
    1. Of or pertaining to the nose or to the nasion.
    2. Having a sound imparted by means of the nose; and specifically, made by lowering the soft palate, in some cases with closure of the oral passage, the voice thus issuing (wholly or partially) through the nose, as in the consonants m, n, ng; characterized by resonance in the nasal passage.

Example Sentences

  • His nasal voice made it difficult for others to understand him over the phone.
  • The doctor recommended using a nasal spray to relieve congestion caused by allergies.
  • The singer's nasal tone added a unique quality to her performance.
  • The patient complained of nasal congestion and difficulty breathing through his nose.
  • The nasal passages play a crucial role in filtering and humidifying the air we breathe.

On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to nasal, such as: bass, deep, earsplitting, grave, low, penetrating, piercing.

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