Student Thesaurus

One entry found for essence.
Entry Word: essence
Function: noun
Text: the quality or qualities that make a thing what it is <the belief that power ultimately rests with the people is the very essence of democracy>
Synonyms essentiality, nature, quintessence, soul, stuff, substance
Related Words heart, spirit; center, core, keynote, marrow, pith, seat; embodiment, epitome, incarnation, manifestation, personification; aspect, attribute, feature, property; gist, kernel, nub