Synonyms of layer


1. layer, bed, artifact, artefact

usage: single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance; "slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach"

2. layer, region, part

usage: a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another

3. level, layer, stratum, place

usage: an abstract place usually conceived as having depth; "a good actor communicates on several levels"; "a simile has at least two layers of meaning"; "the mind functions on many strata simultaneously"

4. layer, hen, biddy

usage: a hen that lays eggs

5. layer, structure, anatomical structure, complex body part, bodily structure, body structure

usage: thin structure composed of a single thickness of cells


1. layer, shape, form, work, mold, mould, forge

usage: make or form a layer; "layer the different colored sands"

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Definition and meaning of layer (Dictionary)