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Synonyms for accession
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accession(noun)

    a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group)

    "the art collection grew through accession"

    addition, access, admittance, assenting, admission, rise to power, entree

  2. accession(noun)

    (civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement

    addition, access, admittance, assenting, admission, rise to power, entree

  3. accession, addition(noun)

    something added to what you already have

    "the librarian shelved the new accessions"; "he was a new addition to the staff"

    add-on, improver, admission, increase, summation, entree, admittance, rise to power, addition, access, assenting, plus, gain

  4. accession, assenting(noun)

    agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly)

    "accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent"; "assenting to the Congressional determination"

    admission, entree, admittance, rise to power, addition, access, assenting

  5. entree, access, accession, admission, admittance(noun)

    the right to enter

    main course, entrance, entryway, admission price, admission charge, access code, entrance fee, memory access, admission fee, approach, rise to power, entrance money, entranceway, admission, entree, access, assenting, price of admission, entry, admittance, addition

  6. accession, rise to power(verb)

    the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne)

    "Elizabeth's accession in 1558"

    admission, entree, admittance, rise to power, addition, access, assenting

  7. accession(verb)

    make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. accession

    Entrance, the act of entering, refers merely to the fact of passing from without to within some enclosure; admission and admittance refer to entering by or with some one's consent, or at least to opportunity afforded by some one's act or neglect. We may effect or force an entrance, but not admittance or admission; those we gain, procure, obtain, secure, win. Admittance refers to place, admission refers also to position, privilege, favor, friendship, etc. An intruder may gain admittance to the hall of a society who would not be allowed admission to its membership. Approach is a movement toward another; access is coming all the way to his presence, recognition, and consideration. An unworthy favorite may prevent even those who gain admittance to a king's audience from obtaining any real access to the king. Entrance is also used figuratively for setting out upon some career, or becoming a member of some organization; as, we speak of one's entrance upon college life, or of entrance into the ministry.

    access, adit, admission, admittance, approach, door, doorway, entrance, entrée, entry, gate, gateway, ingress, inlet, introduction, opening, penetration, portal

    departure, egress, ejection, exclusion, exit, expulsion, refusal, rejection, withdrawal

    Entrance into a place; on or upon a work or course of action; into or upon office; into battle; by or through the door; within the gates; into or among the company.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. accession

    arrival, addition, increase, influx, augmentation, reinforcement, enlargement, extension

    departure, abandonment, resignation, retirement, diminution, decrease, efflux, ebb, drain, subsidence

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. accession(n.)

    addition, increase, enlargement, augmentation, extension

  2. accession(n.)

    coming into power (as a new dynasty)

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  1. Johannes Hahn:

    The atmosphere is such that we should very soon start official accession talks with Serbia.

  2. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    I am sure these challenges will be solved through our cooperation and Turkey is ready to work with the EU, turkey is ready to be a member of the EU as well. Today I hope this summit will not just focus on irregular migration but also the Turkish accession process to the EU.

  3. Sebastian Kurz:

    The criteria for visa liberalization will not be fulfilled by Turkey. And the requirements for accession talks have not been met.

  4. Ahmet Davutoglu:

    Today is a historic day in our accession process to the EU, i am grateful to all European leaders for this new beginning.

  5. Nikola Dimitrov:

    We have high hopes and I think everything is in the pipeline and it should happen this week, we should be ready to start accession talks.

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