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Synonyms for Generation:

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554 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ d͡ʒˌɛnəɹˈe͡ɪʃən], [ d‍ʒˌɛnəɹˈe‍ɪʃən], [ dʒ_ˌɛ_n_ə_ɹ_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]
  • n.

    • bearing,
    • clansman,
    • blood,
    • breeding,
    • black sheep,
    • Spawning,
    • blood relation,
    • clanswoman,
    • dependent,
    • elder,
    • charge,
    • eldest,
    • the elder.
    • category,
    • kind,
    • classification,
    • cross-section,
    • class,
    • type,
    • crop,
    • peer group,
    • rank,
    • sort,
    • grouping,
    • taxonomy,
    • variety.
    act (noun)age (noun)beginning (noun)cause (noun)
    • effectuation,
    • cause,
    • compunction,
    • elicitation,
    • motivator,
    • origination,
    • inspiration,
    • evocation,
    • force,
    • action,
    • basis,
    • factor,
    • root,
    • motive,
    • grounds,
    • mainspring,
    • compulsion,
    • drive,
    • execution,
    • provocation,
    • enforcement,
    • stimulus,
    • determinant,
    • source.
    coevals (noun)contemporaries (noun)creation (noun)creation, production (noun)day (noun)era; age group (noun)formation (noun)
    • de-signs,
    • dis positions,
    • de-sign,
    • de-posit,
    • de-posits,
    • dis position,
    • dis-position,
    • dis-positions,
    • de posits,
    • de posit,
    • de sign,
    • de signs.
    genealogy (noun)
    • de-scent,
    • de scent,
    • geneticses,
    • ex tractions,
    • Stemmata,
    • ex-traction,
    • pro geniture,
    • de scents,
    • pro-genitures,
    • blood lines,
    • ex-tractions,
    • pro-geniture,
    • progenitures,
    • pro genitures,
    • de-scents.
    generation (noun)genesis (noun)life (noun)nature (noun)offspring (noun)Other relevant words: (noun)
    • creation,
    • biological group,
    • era,
    • Stirps,
    • oldness,
    • phase,
    • beginning,
    • lastingness,
    • landscape,
    • nature,
    • chronology,
    • Progeniture,
    • day,
    • age group,
    • forest,
    • month,
    • time,
    • life,
    • formings,
    • chip off old block,
    • natural history,
    • date,
    • formation,
    • pup,
    • blood line,
    • year,
    • stirpes,
    • genesis,
    • seascape,
    • crystallization,
    • time period,
    • people,
    • week,
    • Crystallizations,
    • lifespans,
    • months,
    • many a moon,
    • production,
    • period,
    • hours,
    • Wines,
    • PUPS,
    • Grapes,
    • lifespan,
    • stemma,
    • age,
    • vintage,
    • stage,
    • reproduction,
    • offspring,
    • origin,
    • history,
    • evolution,
    • years,
    • proliferation,
    • hour,
    • Chronologies,
    • humankind,
    • procreation,
    • seascapes,
    • engenderment,
    • scion,
    • grape,
    • Megacosm,
    • genetics,
    • turned into,
    • weeks,
    • facts of life,
    • propagation,
    • period of time,
    • wine,
    • impregnation,
    • genealogy.
    point of time (noun)procreation (noun)production (noun)reproduction (noun)
    • pic,
    • reprintings,
    • transcriptions,
    • Photostats,
    • look-alike,
    • STATS,
    • re-enactment,
    • mimeo,
    • pix,
    • offprints,
    • REPRO,
    • STAT,
    • lookalike,
    • re-creation,
    • mimeograph,
    • transcription,
    • Reenactment,
    • flimsies,
    • reenactments,
    • reprinting,
    • re-creations,
    • Xray,
    • offprint,
    • look alike,
    • photo copy,
    • PICS,
    • mimeographs.
    sex (noun)years (noun)
  • Other synonyms:

    • brand name,
    • Heavy Industry,
    • outpouring,
    • producer goods,
    • Manufacturing,
    • generation X,
    • brand leader,
    • overproduction,
    • generational,
    • mass production,
    • boomer,
    • baby boomer,
    • Generation Y,
    • the Beat Generation,
    • the generation gap,
    • intergenerational,
    • soft commodities,
    • tester,
    • end product.
    Other relevant words (noun):
    • ensuing,
    • heredity,
    • archigenesis,
    • sprout,
    • Generating,
    • issue,
    • leakage,
    • midwifery,
    • sex,
    • obstetrics,
    • Siring,
    • Bantling,
    • undoubtedly,
    • sept,
    • annus magnus,
    • emerge,
    • precisely,
    • leaking,
    • strain,
    • dropping,
    • Secreting,
    • solid,
    • ephemeral,
    • draining,
    • eat,
    • capable,
    • human species,
    • construct,
    • sisterhood,
    • Discharging,
    • surely,
    • heterogenesis,
    • making do,
    • child,
    • merogenesis,
    • Pangenesis,
    • exudation,
    • period of existence,
    • Xenogamy,
    • grow,
    • effective,
    • germination,
    • lunation,
    • opus,
    • brotherhood,
    • off-shoot,
    • assimilation,
    • seed,
    • able,
    • fleeting,
    • ingenious,
    • replace,
    • reproduce,
    • transitory,
    • flesh,
    • move forward,
    • orthogenesis,
    • extravasate,
    • Family,
    • actually,
    • amplify,
    • indiction,
    • positively,
    • fecundation,
    • help,
    • ramification,
    • repeat,
    • transudation,
    • Archebiosis,
    • momentary,
    • all right,
    • collective noun,
    • xenogenesis,
    • side,
    • excreta,
    • shoot,
    • parturition,
    • posterity,
    • securely,
    • heir presumptive,
    • discharge,
    • oeuvre,
    • Generations,
    • turn,
    • drop,
    • cautious,
    • excretion,
    • travail,
    • be current,
    • definitely,
    • authorship,
    • start,
    • make progress,
    • sober,
    • enlist,
    • clan,
    • mortality,
    • heir apparent,
    • provident,
    • delivery,
    • develop,
    • eumerogenesis,
    • excreting,
    • considerate,
    • confidently,
    • descendant,
    • Book of Genesis,
    • sprit,
    • coinage,
    • cycle,
    • commensurate,
    • emission,
    • seepage,
    • running,
    • prudent,
    • confinement,
    • Histogenesis,
    • plumule,
    • prepared,
    • heir,
    • necessarily,
    • humanity,
    • race,
    • watchful,
    • house,
    • Heterogamy,
    • accumulation,
    • concoction,
    • initiation,
    • escape,
    • Engendering,
    • competent,
    • contrivance,
    • human kind,
    • improve,
    • mintage,
    • transudate,
    • certainly,
    • moon,
    • following,
    • sufficient,
    • become,
    • growth,
    • descent,
    • stock,
    • continuation,
    • waxing,
    • heal,
    • Acrospire,
    • monogenesis,
    • dripping,
    • works,
    • metagenesis,
    • Epigenesis,
    • publication,
    • digenesis,
    • off-set,
    • Emanating,
    • Cousinhood,
    • human race,
    • vipers,
    • ameliorate,
    • man,
    • take place of,
    • dexterous,
    • birth,
    • clever,
    • absolutely,
    • consummate,
    • gemination,
    • augment,
    • quarter,
    • biogenesis,
    • go on foot,
    • blastogenesis,
    • temporary,
    • devour,
    • abiogenesis,
    • trickle,
    • biogenetic,
    • inception,
    • Forming,
    • stand,
    • school days,
    • prime of life,
    • shape,
    • isogenesis,
    • consequent,
    • archegenesis,
    • labor,
    • inbreeding,
    • son,
    • extraction,
    • enter,
    • truly,
    • dysmerogenesis,
    • assuredly,
    • drip,
    • come into existence,
    • endogamy,
    • expand,
    • materialization,
    • branch,
    • heiress,
    • dribbling,
    • olive branch,
    • drain,
    • dissogeny,
    • harvest,
    • human nature,
    • flower of life,
    • emend,
    • create,
    • Contriving,
    • seeping,
    • linebreeding,
    • restore,
    • release,
    • childbirth,
    • expert,
    • maturation,
    • adequate,
    • leak,
    • great year,
    • devising,
    • nation,
    • gestation,
    • oogenesis,
    • hatching,
    • Homogenesis,
    • constitute,
    • fraternity,
    • appearance,
    • amount of time,
    • enlarge,
    • spontaneous generation,
    • proficient,
    • Progeneration,
    • come,
    • institution,
    • Trickling,
    • Fathering,
    • mankind,
    • extravasation,
    • clearly,
    • secretion,
    • oozing,
    • parthenogenesis,
    • albumen,
    • politic,
    • emanation,
    • adept,
    • improvisation,
    • extension,
    • Quinquennium,
    • crossbreeding,
    • tribe,
    • emitting,
    • Entelechy,
    • Geniture,
    • heyday of youth,
    • daughter,
    • accouchement,
    • lineage,
    • outbreeding,
    • apt.
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  • Reverse Entailment

    • Noun, singular or mass
      new-generation.
  • Independent

    • Noun, plural
      Plants, catches, inputs, technicians, Oils, growers, volumes, holdings, filmmakers, Filings, crops, Studios, yields, Commodities, moulds, Coins, Films, goods, Producing.
    • Noun, singular or mass
      generate, multiplication, reproduction, collection, vintage, propagation, mobilization, Producing, formulation, apparition, elaboration, rendition.
    • Verb, past participle
      based.
  • Other Related

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1. generation

noun. ['ˌdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age.

  • people
  • coevals
  • peer group
  • youth culture
  • clergy
  • regulation time
  • work time
  • time off
  • generacioun (English)
  • generacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Words that Rhyme with Generation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word generation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Some colleges offer programs in steam and turbine engineering under the titles of power plant or power generation technology.

Quotes containing the word generation


1. Maybe the bar is low, but most of the strips that are 50, 60, 70 years old that are on their second or third generation of artists, the humor is pretty bland. There are others by people that were raised on 'Family Guy' or 'South Park' that are edgier. Mine's not as edgy as those, but it's edgier than 'Beetle Bailey.'
- Stephan Pastis

2. Posterity! You will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom! I hope you will make a good use of it.
- John Adams

3. You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.
- Brigham Young

2. generation

noun. ['ˌdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent.

  • baby-boom generation
  • baby boom
  • generation X
  • gen X
  • biological group
  • living
  • poor
  • dead
  • initiate
  • generacioun (English)
  • generacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. generation

noun. ['ˌdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] the normal time between successive generations.

  • generacioun (English)
  • generacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. generation

noun. ['ˌdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] a coming into being.

  • generacioun (English)
  • generacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. generation

noun. ['ˌdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production.

  • procreation
  • reproduction
  • multiplication
  • biogeny
  • biogenesis
  • breeding
  • propagation
  • decrement
  • inelegance
  • unfruitful
  • rich people
  • generacioun (English)
  • generacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. generation

noun. ['ˌdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] a stage of technological development or innovation.

  • generacioun (English)
  • generacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. generation

noun. ['ˌdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] the production of heat or electricity.

  • generacioun (English)
  • generacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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antonyms for generations

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How to use generations in a sentence

This new nexus of print has grown up in the lifetime of four or five generations, and it is undergoing constant changes.

THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS

For thousands of years—perhaps for millions of years—the generations of men prayed to God for help, for comfort, for guidance.

GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD

And most of them have gone under anyhow—in the cheerful California fashion: three generations from shirt sleeves to shirt sleeves.

ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON

They announce to us successive generations of animals and plants; but they do not tell us how long these generations lived.

GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD

In all cases there is a stairway, often long and steep, crumbling with time and worn with the feet of pious generations.

THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW

WORDS RELATED TO GENERATIONS

families

nounkin, offspring; classification

family

nounkin, offspring; classification

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The Problem with Synonyms - Little English Lesson #001

Synonyms of generation in English:

generation


See US English definition of generation

See UK English definition of generation

See Spanish definition of generación

noun

1‘people of the same generation’

SYNONYMS

age, age group, peer group, cohort, stage of life

2generations‘generations ago’

SYNONYMS

ages, an age, years, aeons, an aeon, a long time, an eternity

British informal donkey's years, yonks

3‘the next generation of computers’

SYNONYMS

crop, batch, wave, type, range

4‘creativity is the generation of novel ideas’

SYNONYMS

creation, causing, causation, making, engendering, spawning, production, initiation, origination, inception, occasioning, prompting, kindling, triggering, inspiration

5‘the male role in human generation’

SYNONYMS

procreation, reproduction, propagation, breeding, fathering, siring, engendering, spawning, creation

literary begetting


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