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Synonyms for composition
ˌkɒm pəˈzɪʃ əncom·po·si·tion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms2.0 / 3 votes

  1. composition

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

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

Princeton's WordNet2.1 / 7 votes

  1. composition, composingnoun

    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-upnoun

    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. compositionnoun

    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 musicnoun

    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, compositionnoun

    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, penningnoun

    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, compositionnoun

    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, themenoun

    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. compositionnoun

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. compositionnoun

    Synonyms:
    constitution, formation, making

  2. compositionnoun

    Synonyms:
    compound, mixture

  3. compositionnoun

    Synonyms:
    union, conjunction, combination

  4. compositionnoun

    Synonyms:
    writing, literary work

  5. compositionnoun

    Synonyms:
    compromise, agreement

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How to use composition in a sentence?

  1. Scott Sheppard:

    It’s fairly faint. We don’t know its precise orbit yet and we don’t know anything about its chemical composition, we can guess at its size. We don’t know how much light it reflects. If it reflects a lot of light, if it’s very bright, it will be a smaller object. If it’s a darker object and doesn’t reflect much light, it would be much bigger.

  2. Andrei Pivovarov:

    They can not yet be called oppositionists, but the demand for change is growing, and the composition of the State Duma that will be offered to them will clearly not satisfy them.

  3. Anita Kozyrskyj:

    We each possess a unique gut microbiota but there are common patterns, there are common microbes that are expected to be found in childhood and in adulthood, i would say around 3 years of age we have a bacterial composition that we can call our own. And it stays with us for the remainder of our life.

  4. John Mather:

    We'll look at our own solar system with new infrared eyes, looking for chemical traces of our history, and tracking down mysteries like Jupiter's Great Red Spot, composition of the ocean under the ice of Europa, and the atmosphere of Saturn's giant moon Titan.

  5. Mario Damasso:

    Not habitable at all, I would say, since we predict with back of the envelope calculation its temperature to be around 40 Kelvin, we have no clue on the actual planet structure and composition, although we can likely imagine that it has an extended atmosphere made mostly of [hydrogen]and [helium].


Translations for composition

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  • تأليفArabic
  • иншаBashkir
  • композит, смес, есе, композиция, съединение, сплав, набор, съчинение, смесване, състав, структураBulgarian
  • redaccióCatalan, Valencian
  • složeníCzech
  • essay, blandingDanish
  • Zusammenstellung, KompositionGerman
  • σύγγραμα, μείγμα, σύσταση, σύνθεσηGreek
  • redacción, composiciónSpanish
  • ترکیب بندیPersian
  • sävellys, essee, kokoonpano, seos, yhdistelmä, aine, ainekirjoitusFinnish
  • composition, essai, œuvreFrench
  • píosa, saothar, comhdhéanamh, cló-eagar, dréachtIrish
  • रचनाHindi
  • կոմպոզիցիա, կազմ, կազմություն, բաղադրությունArmenian
  • componimento, composizione, saggioItalian
  • הרכבHebrew
  • 작곡Korean
  • compositioLatin
  • essai, samenstelling, combinatie, compositieDutch
  • sammensetningenNorwegian
  • ensaio, composiçãoPortuguese
  • alcătuire, compunere, compozițieRomanian
  • набор, состав, композиция, сплав, произведение, соединение, составление, сочинение, смесьRussian
  • skladbaSerbo-Croatian
  • kompozimAlbanian
  • inshaSwahili
  • கலவைTamil
  • thành phầnVietnamese

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