Synonyms for Element:

n.

busload, club, age group, crowd, constellation, crush, collection, fundamental, assemblage, rudiment, basic, array, essential. priority, concern, key, Integrant, building block, essence, basis, core, burning issue/question. anode, circuit breaker, conduit, point, circuit, diaphragm, circuitry, cathode, circuit board, contact, coil, particular. barometer, spell, meteorology, weather forecast, temperate, zone, seasonal, weather, climate, climatic. tingle, grain, tinge, vestige, drop, sliver, dash, measure, a touch of something. nature, ecosystem, the environment, resource, ecology, natural resources, the biosphere. component (noun)
part, item, fragment, percentage, matter, fraction, portion, article, component, feature, medium, section, factor, material, segment, piece, member, constituent, filament, ingredient.
element (noun)
radium, barium, hydrogen, iodine, mendelevium, neptunium, tellurium, americium, tungsten, chemical element, uranium, thorium, thallium, niobium, palladium, fluorine, molybdenum, gallium, astatine, lithium, neodymium, rhodium, protactinium, ingredient, constituent, titanium, praseodymium, gold, cerium, rhenium, californium, radon, copper, beryllium, bismuth, scandium, lead, mercury, hafnium, technetium, yttrium, silicon, dysprosium, bromine, aluminum, gadolinium, chlorine, manganese, francium, chromium, magnesium, xenon, indium, krypton, vanadium, ytterbium, antimony, platinum, strontium, germanium, cobalt, ruthenium, sulfur, calcium, carbon, polonium, erbium, samarium, sodium, silver, osmium, cadmium, helium, factor, potassium, holmium, tin, phosphorus, zirconium, component, europium, curium, cesium, nobelium, nitrogen, einsteinium, berkelium, tantalum, terbium, iridium, arsenic, actinium, iron, selenium, lanthanum, neon, zinc, boron, nickel, plutonium, oxygen, argon, lutetium, fermium, rubidium, thulium, promethium.
essential feature (noun)
member, fundamental, item, constituent, detail, component, factor, material, part, drop, ingredient, basic, portion, section, basis, matter, piece, particular.
material (noun)
substance, ore, stock, raw materials, staple, stuff.
place where one feels comfortable (noun)
medium.
substance (noun)
matter.

Other synonyms:

tinge, catalyst, ecology, chemical, basis, Integrant, chloride, agrochemical, alkali, ecosystem, vestige, natural resources, the biosphere, building block, carboniferous. rudiment, core, essential, sliver, essence, priority. key, resource, detail, acid. nature, tingle, base. concern. basic. dash. measure. point. drop.

Usage examples for element

  1. Also there was the element of ignorance. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  2. This, too, from him, who has introduced the one element of suffering it has ever known into Prue's little life. – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
  3. Without this Christian element no principle of personality is complete. – The Five Great Philosophies of Life by William de Witt Hyde