What is another word for deforestation?

Synonyms for deforestationde·for·esta·tion

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term deforestation.

Wiktionary

  1. deforestationnoun

    Antonyms:
    reforestation, afforestation

  2. deforestationnoun

    Antonyms:
    afforestation, reforestation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deforestationnoun

    the state of being clear of trees

    Synonyms:
    disforestation

  2. deforestation, disforestationnoun

    the removal of trees

    Synonyms:
    disforestation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "deforestation":

    clearing

How to pronounce deforestation?

How to say deforestation in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#8829clearing
#31547deforestation

How to use deforestation in a sentence?

  1. Martin Vizcarra:

    It shouldn't just be a reactive policy due to the emergency that neighboring countries are facing with these fires. Rather it should have a long-term view on how to avoid deforestation.

  2. Carlos Souza Jr.:

    There's a risk that coronavirus and COVID-19 creates conditions for more deforestation, we've only had three-and-a-half weeks of social isolation. ... It's still very early to judge.

  3. Biswaranjan Sen:

    The benefits would be that, technically speaking, you don't need fresh land and therefore the whole tussle about deforestation versus development goes away.

  4. Marcio Astrini:

    This is a sick statement, a pitiful statement, increased deforestation and burning are the result of his anti-environmental policy.

  5. Rene Castro-Salazar:

    It might be counter-intuitive (to use wood) because if wood comes from illegal logging or irresponsible deforestation you will be damaging ecosystems and habitats, but if you are able to produce firewood, a dining table or construction materials from sustainable sources, you're ... replacing CO2 intense products for better ones.

Images & Illustrations of deforestation

  1. deforestation
    deforestation
    deforestation
    deforestation
    deforestation

Translations for deforestation

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for deforestation »

Translation

Find a translation for the deforestation synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"deforestation." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 2 Dec. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/deforestation>.

Discuss these deforestation synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for deforestation?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    An antonym for "Curdled"?
    • A. Grumous
    • B. Coagulated
    • C. Solidified
    • D. Smooth

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for deforestation: