Antonyms for cohesive:

nonadhesive, divided.

Synonyms for cohesive:

Sense 1

miscellaneous, mixed, eclectic, complementary, combined, plural, multifarious, motley, promiscuous, heterogeneous.

Sense 2

jumbled, graded, undiluted, rounded.

Sense 3

unlikely, balanced.

Sense 4

multiple, odd, organic.

Sense 6


Sense 9


Other synonyms and related words:

viscous, sticking, gummy, together, unlikely, adhesive, promiscuous, plural, glutinous, sticky, tough, combined, heterogeneous, viscid, organic, eclectic, multifarious.

coherent (adjective)

coherent, consistent, integrated, congruous.

cohesive (adjective)

inseparable, congruous, continuous, connected, conforming, integrated, indivisible, consistent, solid, indissoluble.

dense (adjective)

dense, compact, solid, thick.

tending to unite (adjective)

adhesive, connected, united.

united (adjective)

homogeneous, pure, united, congruent, intact, undivided, elemental, simple, integral, irreducible, solid, indivisible, congruous, uniform, entire, fundamental, single, coherent, integrated, same, unified, monolithic, atomic, holistic, complete, coincident.

Sense 1 (noun)

eclectic, balanced, graded, heterogeneous, miscellaneous, jumbled, complementary, combined.

cohesive (noun)

united, adhesive.

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