Synonyms of bench


1. bench, seat

usage: a long seat for more than one person

2. terrace, bench, tableland, plateau

usage: a level shelf of land interrupting a declivity (with steep slopes above and below)

3. judiciary, bench, administration, governance, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisation

usage: persons who administer justice

4. workbench, work bench, bench, worktable, work table

usage: a strong worktable for a carpenter or mechanic

5. Bench, assembly

usage: the magistrate or judge or judges sitting in court in judicial capacity to compose the court collectively

6. bench, subgroup

usage: the reserve players on a team; "our team has a strong bench"

7. bench, seat

usage: (law) the seat for judges in a courtroom


1. bench, remove

usage: take out of a game; of players

2. bench, expose, exhibit, display

usage: exhibit on a bench; "bench the poodles at the dog show"

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Definition and meaning of bench (Dictionary)