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Synonyms for correction
kəˈrɛk ʃəncor·rec·tion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. correction

    Synonyms:
    amendment, discipline, emendation, chastisement, punishment

    Antonyms:
    deterioration, debasement, retrogradation, reward, recompense

Princeton's WordNet

  1. correction, rectificationnoun

    the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  2. correction, fudge factornoun

    a quantity that is added or subtracted in order to increase the accuracy of a scientific measure

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  3. correctionnoun

    something substituted for an error

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  4. correction, chastening, chastisementnoun

    a rebuke for making a mistake

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, castigation, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  5. correctionnoun

    a drop in stock market activity or stock prices following a period of increases

    "market runups are invariably followed by a correction"

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, chastening, rectification

  6. discipline, correctionnoun

    the act of punishing

    "the offenders deserved the harsh discipline they received"

    Synonyms:
    subject area, chastening, subject field, bailiwick, study, field, fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, subject, rectification, field of study

  7. correctionnoun

    treatment of a specific defect

    "the correction of his vision with eye glasses"

    Synonyms:
    fudge factor, discipline, chastisement, chastening, rectification

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. correctionnoun

    Synonyms:
    amendment, improvement, redress

  2. correctionnoun

    Synonyms:
    chastisement, punishment, discipline, castigation

  3. correctionnoun

    Synonyms:
    change (in quality, by something opposite), modification

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. correctionnoun

    Synonyms:
    rectification, amendment, emendation, discipline, punishment, counteraction

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. correction

    Synonyms:
    Making right, righting

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How to use correction in a sentence?

  1. Chief Executive Steve Sanghi:

    We are now even more confident that the small correction that we experienced in the September quarter is behind us.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Read President Donald Trump correction. Read President Donald Trump correction.

  3. Frank Benzimra:

    You have from both a policy and trade perspective a favorable framework for ... risk assets for the weeks to come, the issue in our view, and that is the central scenario, is beyond these few weeks - where could we see a further correction?

  4. Frank Benzimra:

    The issue in our view, and that is the central scenario, is beyond these few weeks - where could we see a further correction?

  5. Singapore Democratic Party:

    We call on the Minister to not only retract the Correction Directions but also issue an immediate, unambiguous and public apology to the SDP... failing which we will be obliged to pursue the matter in a court of law.


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