What are some opposite words for generalization?

Antonyms for generalization
ˌdʒɛn ər ə ləˈzeɪ ʃən

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term generalization.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. generalization, generalisation, induction, inductive reasoning(noun)

    reasoning from detailed facts to general principles

    Synonyms:
    generalisation, abstraction, installation, generality, inductance, stimulus generalization, evocation, initiation, induction, trigger, elicitation, stimulus generalisation, inductive reasoning

  2. generalization, generalisation, generality(noun)

    an idea or conclusion having general application

    "he spoke in broad generalities"

    Synonyms:
    generalisation, abstraction, generality, stimulus generalization, induction, stimulus generalisation, inductive reasoning

  3. abstraction, generalization, generalisation(noun)

    the process of formulating general concepts by abstracting common properties of instances

    Synonyms:
    generalisation, abstraction, generality, abstract, abstract entity, stimulus generalization, induction, abstractedness, stimulus generalisation, inductive reasoning

  4. generalization, generalisation, stimulus generalization, stimulus generalisation(noun)

    (psychology) transfer of a response learned to one stimulus to a similar stimulus

    Synonyms:
    generalisation, abstraction, generality, stimulus generalization, induction, stimulus generalisation, inductive reasoning

Editors Contribution

  1. expulsion

    generalisation means to make something public or known to the general people. but expulsion means to keep something private or secret

    i am in a dilemma, whether to expulse or generalize this information

    Submitted by akankshyarath30 on June 11, 2019  

How to use generalization in a sentence?

  1. Jonar Nader:

    The problem is not one of globalization, but one of generalization.

  2. Amit Etkin:

    More and more, I see over-generalization as a new and important domain for understanding anxiety, which may furthermore offer us new and different insights into how we might better treat these patients.

  3. Nancy Gordeuk:

    I sincerely apologize to all the persons in attendance at the ceremony for the actions of the few causing the disturbance and for my emotional, un-called generalization of the black persons in attendance.

  4. David Price:

    The generalization has been that when House Democrats have a hefty majority House Democrats have a lot of people from( swing) districts that make it hard to maintain House Democrats unity, that's what has changed. House Democrats still have some challenges, and they may take a somewhat different form, but these traditional divisions just aren't what they used to be, not even close.

  5. Shari Runner:

    Critics quickly called him out for what they dubbed tone-deaf comments, in which he seemed to be blaming the victims. Shari Runner, former president and CEO of the Chicago Urban League, deemed the remarks insensitive. I can not see the victims of racist policies and bigoted practices shamed by anyone who says they need to do better or be better in their circumstance. I wo n’t accept it, i think for the mayor to make a generalization about a community is more than just misspoken, Kwame Raoul said, it's outright wrong.

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