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Synonyms for composition
ˌkɒm pəˈzɪʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. composition, composing(noun)

    the spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole

    "harmonious composition is essential in a serious work of art"

    Synonyms:
    theme, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, report, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, piece of music, musical composition, typography, opus

  2. constitution, composition, physical composition, makeup, make-up(noun)

    the way in which someone or something is composed

    Synonyms:
    theme, fundamental law, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, formation, organization, war paint, writing, make-up, composing, report, authorship, makeup, organic law, piece, organisation, piece of music, musical composition, typography, establishment, opus

  3. composition(noun)

    a mixture of ingredients

    Synonyms:
    makeup, penning, typography, writing, composing, constitution, make-up, opus, theme, piece of music, paper, authorship, physical composition, musical composition, report, piece

  4. musical composition, opus, composition, piece, piece of music(noun)

    a musical work that has been created

    "the composition is written in four movements"

    Synonyms:
    theme, bit, objet d'art, constitution, paper, physical composition, patch, penning, report, art object, small-arm, part, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, while, spell, piece of music, firearm, man, musical composition, slice, typography, opus

  5. composing, composition(noun)

    musical creation

    Synonyms:
    theme, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, report, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, piece of music, musical composition, typography, opus

  6. writing, authorship, composition, penning(noun)

    the act of creating written works

    "writing was a form of therapy for him"; "it was a matter of disputed authorship"

    Synonyms:
    theme, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, written material, typography, committal to writing, paternity, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, piece of writing, piece of music, musical composition, report, opus

  7. typography, composition(noun)

    art and technique of printing with movable type

    Synonyms:
    theme, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, report, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, piece of music, musical composition, typography, opus

  8. composition, paper, report, theme(noun)

    an essay (especially one written as an assignment)

    "he got an A on his composition"

    Synonyms:
    make-up, idea, subject, base, piece, paper, report card, physical composition, makeup, radical, musical theme, report, study, typography, root, news report, reputation, authorship, topic, written report, newspaper publisher, piece of music, theme, newspaper, penning, melodic theme, story, motif, stem, root word, constitution, write up, composing, writing, opus, account, musical composition

  9. composition(noun)

    something that is created by arranging several things to form a unified whole

    "he envied the composition of their faculty"

    Synonyms:
    makeup, penning, typography, writing, composing, constitution, make-up, opus, theme, piece of music, paper, authorship, physical composition, musical composition, report, piece

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. composition

    Synonyms:
    compound, conformation, structure, mixture, combination, compromise, adjustment, settlement, commutation

    Antonyms:
    analysis, segregation, examination, criticism, discussion, disturbance, aggravation, perpetuation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    constitution, formation, making

  2. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    compound, mixture

  3. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    union, conjunction, combination

  4. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    writing, literary work

  5. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    compromise, agreement

How to pronounce composition?

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How to use composition in a sentence?

  1. Mark Bissell:

    Our investment has actually gone up, but the composition has shifted.

  2. Marije Jongsma:

    The results show that after the use of oral antimicrobials, a shift occurs in the composition of the oral biofilm in a more healthy direction. Several species that can cause caries such as S. Mutans and Lactobacillus, decrease in prevalence, whereas the more harmless species increase in prevalence.

  3. Joel Oppenheimer:

    He had a great sense of composition. He also really was one of the first American artists to introduce the concept of landscape and figure in the some composition, showing living entities in their natural environment.

  4. Chair Mary Jo White:

    Taken together, the recommendations I have just outlined will lay the foundation for a renewed focus on regulating the risks arising from the portfolio composition and operations of investment advisers and funds.

  5. Kensington Palace:

    Ms. Waight Keller designed a veil representing the distinctive flora of each Commonwealth country united in one spectacular floral composition.


Translations for composition

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  • تأليفArabic
  • иншаBashkir
  • структура, състав, композит, смесване, съчинение, набор, сплав, съединение, композиция, есе, смесBulgarian
  • redaccióCatalan, Valencian
  • složeníCzech
  • essay, blandingDanish
  • Zusammenstellung, KompositionGerman
  • μείγμα, σύνθεση, σύγγραμα, σύστασηGreek
  • redacción, composiciónSpanish
  • sävellys, seos, yhdistelmä, ainekirjoitus, aine, kokoonpano, esseeFinnish
  • composition, œuvre, essaiFrench
  • píosa, comhdhéanamh, cló-eagar, dréacht, saotharIrish
  • रचनाHindi
  • բաղադրություն, կոմպոզիցիա, կազմություն, կազմArmenian
  • saggio, composizione, componimentoItalian
  • הרכבHebrew
  • 작곡Korean
  • compositioLatin
  • compositie, combinatie, essai, samenstellingDutch
  • sammensetningenNorwegian
  • composição, ensaioPortuguese
  • compunere, alcătuire, compozițieRomanian
  • произведение, состав, композиция, составление, сочинение, смесь, соединение, набор, сплавRussian
  • skladbaSerbo-Croatian
  • kompozimAlbanian
  • inshaSwahili
  • கலவைTamil
  • thành phầnVietnamese

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