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Natural appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Note both self-same new arts, all a-rut and natural-last raw enemas; flesh to bet on.
  • A man, a plan, a caret, a ban, a myriad, a sum, a lac, a liar, a hoop, a pint, a catalpa, a gas, an oil, a bird, a yell, a vat, a caw, a pax, a wag, a tax, a nay, a ram, a cap, a yam, a gay, a tsar, a wall, a car, a luger, a ward, a bin, a woman, a vassal, a wolf, a tuna, a nit, a pall, a fret, a watt, a bay, a daub, a tan, a cab, a datum, a gall, a hat, a fag, a zap, a say, a jaw, a lay, a wet, a gallop, a tug, a trot, a trap, a tram, a torr, a caper, a top, a tonk, a toll, a ball, a fair, a sax, a minim, a tenor, a bass, a passer, a capital, a rut, an amen, a ted, a cabal, a tang, a sun, an ass, a maw, a sag, a jam, a dam, a sub, a salt, an axon, a sail, an ad, a wadi, a radian, a room, a rood, a rip, a tad, a pariah, a revel, a reel, a reed, a pool, a plug, a pin, a peek, a parabola, a dog, a pat, a cud, a nu, a fan, a pal, a rum, a nod, an eta, a lag, an eel, a batik, a mug, a mot, a nap, a maxim, a mood, a leek, a grub, a gob, a gel, a drab, a citadel, a total, a cedar, a tap, a gag, a rat, a manor, a bar, a gal, a cola, a pap, a yaw, a tab, a raj, a gab, a nag, a pagan, a bag, a jar, a bat, a way, a papa, a local, a gar, a baron, a mat, a rag, a gap, a tar, a decal, a tot, a led, a tic, a bard, a leg, a bog, a burg, a keel, a doom, a mix, a map, an atom, a gum, a kit, a baleen, a gala, a ten, a don, a mural, a pan, a faun, a ducat, a pagoda, a lob, a rap, a keep, a nip, a gulp, a loop, a deer, a leer, a lever, a hair, a pad, a tapir, a door, a moor, an aid, a raid, a wad, an alias, an ox, an atlas, a bus, a madam, a jag, a saw, a mass, an anus, a gnat, a lab, a cadet, an em, a natural, a tip, a caress, a pass, a baronet, a minimax, a sari, a fall, a ballot, a knot, a pot, a rep, a carrot, a mart, a part, a tort, a gut, a poll, a gateway, a law, a jay, a sap, a zag, a fat, a hall, a gamut, a dab, a can, a tabu, a day, a batt, a waterfall, a patina, a nut, a flow, a lass, a van, a mow, a nib, a draw, a regular, a call, a war, a stay, a gam, a yap, a cam, a ray, an ax, a tag, a wax, a paw, a cat, a valley, a drib, a lion, a saga, a plat, a catnip, a pooh, a rail, a calamus, a dairyman, a bater, a canal - Panama!
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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the adjective natural:

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Definition of the adjective natural

What does natural mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more natural / most natural

  1. in accordance with nature; relating to or concerning nature
    • examples: a very natural development | our natural environment | natural science | natural resources | natural cliffs | natural phenomena
    • antonym: unnatural
    • similar: earthy
    • attribute: naturalness = the quality of being natural or based on natural principles
  2. existing in or produced by nature; not artificial or imitation
    • examples: a natural pearl | natural gas | natural silk | natural blonde hair | a natural sweetener | natural fertilizers
    • antonym: artificial
    • similar: unbleached / uncolored / undyed
  3. existing in or in conformity with nature or the observable world; neither supernatural nor magical
  4. functioning or occurring in a normal way; lacking abnormalities or deficiencies
    • examples: it's the natural thing to happen | natural immunity | a grandparent's natural affection for a grandchild
    • domain: biological science / biology
    • similar: normal
  5. (of a musical note) being neither raised nor lowered by one chromatic semitone
    • examples: a natural scale | B natural
    • domain: music
    • antonyms: sharp; flat
  6. (of a parent or child) related by blood; genetically related
  7. unthinking; prompted by (or as if by) instinct
  8. (used especially of commodities) being unprocessed or manufactured using only simple or minimal processes
    • examples: natural yogurt | natural produce
    • synonyms of natural: raw / rude
    • similar: unprocessed
  9. being talented through inherited qualities
  10. free from artificiality

Alternative definition of the adjective natural


  1. That which exists and evolved within the confines of an eco-system.
  2. Of or relating to nature.
  3. Without artificial additives.
  4. As expected.
  5. Almost white, with tints of grey, yellow or brown.
  6. The color of a material that has not been adjusted or added to.
  7. [music] Neither sharp nor flat. Denoted ♮.
  8. Without, or prior to, modification or adjustment.

Definition of the noun natural

What does natural mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: naturals

  1. someone regarded as certain to succeed
  2. a notation cancelling a previous sharp or flat
  3. (craps) a first roll of 7 or 11 that immediately wins the stake
    • domain: craps
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic words: cast / roll = the act of throwing dice

Alternative definition of the noun natural


  1. [context: now rare] A native inhabitant of a place, country etc. [definition from 16th c.]
  2. [music] A note that is not or is no longer to be modified by an accidental, or the symbol ♮ used to indicate such a note. [definition from 17th c.]
  3. One with an innate talent at or for something. [definition from 18th c.]
  4. An almost white colour, with tints of grey, yellow or brown; originally that of natural fabric. [definition from 20th c.]


"Natural" a.k.a. "The Natural" is a 1984 film adaptation of Bernard Malamud's 1952 baseball novel of the same name, directed by Barry Levinson and starring Robert Redford, Glenn Close, and Robert Duvall. The film, like the book, recounts the experiences of Roy Hobbs, an individual with great "natural" baseball talent, spanning decades of Roy's success and his suffering. It was the first film produced by TriStar Pictures.


  1. "Natural" is the third album by the Japanese rock band, Orange Range. The album was officially released on October 12th, 2005 after *: Asterisk, Love Parade, Onegai! Senorita and Kizuna, were released as promotional singles. The song Asterisk was used as the first theme for the Japanese and American versions of the anime show Bleach.
  2. "Natural" by S Club 7 was released as a single on 11 September 2000. It is a slow R&B oriented ballad with Rachel Stevens singing lead vocals. The track was written by Cathy Dennis, Jean Fredenucci, Norma Ray and Andrew Todd. It is an English cover of French singer Norma Ray's late 90s hit Tous Les Maux D'Amour, both which sample Gabriel Fauré's Pavane.
  3. "Natural" is the second studio album released by Australian singer-songwriter Peter Andre.
  4. "Natural" is a musical album of Soran.
    • released on
  5. "Natural" is the fourth studio album by American alternative rock band The Special Goodness, released on May 22, 2012 on Surf Green Records. Upon the album's release, Patrick Wilson noted, "You can get a six-inch turkey from Subway and be happy for thirty minutes, or get the new The Special Goodness and be happy forever.
  6. "Natural" is the seventh and final single from Australian singer Peter Andre's second studio album, Natural. The single co-written by UK Soul Star Glen Goldsmith was released on 1 February 1997 through Mushroom Records. The song was heavily remixed for its single release. The song peaked at #6 on the UK Singles Chart.
  7. "Natural" is the fifteenth studio album by Japanese Jazz fusion band T-Square. It was released on May 1, 1990. It was the last to feature Takeshi Itoh on Saxophone, during his initial run with the band. He returned to T-Square in mid-2000 and has been performing with the group ever since.
    • genre: Jazz fusion
    • released on (25 years ago)
  8. "Natural" is an album by The Mekons. It was released on August 21, 2007 by Quarterstick Records.
  9. "Natural" is a musical album of Andrej Nebb.
  10. "Natural" is a musical album of Noelia.
  11. "Natural" is a musical single of S Club.
    • released on (15 years ago)
  12. "Natural" is a musical album of Sascha Müller.
    • released in (10 years ago)
  13. "Natural" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  14. "Natural" is a musical album of Jaco Pastorius & Fransisco Mondragon Rio.
    • released in (31 years ago)
  15. "Natural" is a musical single of Infusion.
    • released on (10 years ago)
  16. "natural" is a musical album of MINMI.
    • released on (9 years ago)
  17. "Natural" is a composition.
  18. "Natural" is a musical album of Morzgul.
    • released in
  19. "Natural" is a musical album of Kalle Baah.
    • released in (24 years ago)
  20. "natural" is a musical album of SHERBETS.
    • released on (10 years ago)
  21. "NATURAL" is a musical album of Miss Monday.
    • released on (12 years ago)


  1. Natural was an American boy band who were best known for their debut single and signature song "Put Your Arms Around Me". They were very successful in Germany and the Philippines, releasing two albums and nine singles.
  2. Natural is a musical group.
    • album: "Já na to mám"

There are other groups with in their name, like All Natural, Natural gas, Natural Way, Natural-Gas, Natural High, Natural Ites, Natural Life, Natural Child, Natural Roots, Natural Animal, Natural Spirit, Pureza Natural, Natural Flavors, Desastre Natural, Natural Dreamers, Natural Elements, Natural Tendency, The Natural Four, Natural Resources and Natural Zion High.


  1. Natural: In music theory, a natural is an accidental which cancels previous accidentals and represents the unaltered pitch of a note.
  2. NATURAL is a fourth-generation programming language from Software AG. It is largely used for building databases output in plain text form, for example.

Phrases with Natural

  1. natural gas
  2. natural law
  3. Natural Son
  4. Natural-Gas
  5. Natural Food
  6. Natural Unit
  7. natural event
  8. natural fiber
  9. natural fibre
  10. natural glass
  11. Natural light
  12. natural order
  13. Natural Price
  14. natural resin
  15. natural shape
  16. natural state
  17. natural action
  18. Natural killer
  19. natural number
  20. Extra-Natural

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Natural

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Google previewDictionary of Natural History Terms with Their Derivations (1863)

Including the Various Orders, Genera, and Species

fragrant, fragrant, because the fruit is perfumed ; the Strawberry ; natural order Rosaceæ. Fragila'ria (BatJ)Jragilitt brittle, referring to its nature ; a genus of Diatoms. Fra'gilis (Bot.) Lat. brittle; e.g. Cistopteris/ragi/w. FragiUis'simus-a-um ( Zool.) ...

Google previewA Lexicon of Terms Used in Natural History (1850)

Prepared for Schools, Colleges and Families by William Samuel Waithman Ruschenberger

A natural order of plants. tis, the glottis ...

Google previewThe Canadian Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine (2012)

by Sherry Torkos

Natural. Medicine. in. Modern. Health. The history of medicine is a fascinating story of the transition from ancient healing techniques to brilliant scientific and technological advances. We have gone from using medicine men and plant- based ...

Google previewLeung's Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients (2011)

Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed

About 500 natural ingredients are currently used in commercial food, drug, and cosmetic products. These do not include antibiotics, vitamins, and many other natural substances that constituteprescription drugsnor medicinalherbs that are not ...

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Aretha Franklin "Natural Woman" in Sign Language

Aretha Franklin "Natural Woman" performed in Sign Language.

Quotes about Natural

Home life as we understand it is no more natural to us than a cage is natural to a cockatoo. (George Bernard Shaw)
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Scrabble value of N1A1T1U1R1A1L1

The value of this 7-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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