Another word for universal


universal, universal joint - coupling that connects two rotating shafts allowing freedom of movement in all directions

Example:- in motor vehicles a universal joint allows the driveshaft to move up and down as the vehicle passes over bumps

universal - a behavioral convention or pattern characteristic of all members of a particular culture or of all human beings

Example:- some form of religion seems to be a human universal

universal, universal proposition - (logic) a proposition that asserts something of all members of a class

linguistic universal, universal - (linguistics) a grammatical rule (or other linguistic feature) that is found in all languages


cosmopolitan, ecumenical, general, oecumenical, universal, world-wide, worldwide - of worldwide scope or applicability

Example:- an issue of cosmopolitan import

universal - applicable to or common to all members of a group or set

Example:- the play opened to universal acclaim

universal - adapted to various purposes, sizes, forms, operations

Example:- universal wrench

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Source : WordNet