## Standard Synonyms

Magnitude

Size

Dimension

Amount

Degree

## Slang Synonyms

## Academic Synonyms

Method

Technique

Procedure

Process

Approach

## Old English Synonyms

Ableness

Capacity

Photographable

Developable

Gradeable

Measurable

## Regional Synonyms

## Industry-specific Synonyms

Magnitude

Intensity

Amount

Size

Dimension

## Antonyms

Vector

Tensor

Matrix

Quaternion

Imaginary number

## Meaning

A scalar is a value that is not associated with a direction.

## Definition

A scalar is a mathematical object that has a Magnitude but no Direction. In other words, a scalar is a magnitude, or numerical value, that represents a quantity.

## Example Sentences

1. A scalar is a real number.

2. In physics, a scalar is a quantity that has only magnitude, no direction.

3. Time and mass are examples of scalar quantities.

4. Scalar quantities can be added and subtracted like real numbers.

5. In mathematics, a scalar is an element of a field that is used to define a vector space.