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Synonyms for dimension
dɪˈmɛn ʃən, daɪ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dimension(noun)

    the magnitude of something in a particular direction (especially length or width or height)

    attribute, property, proportion

  2. property, attribute, dimension(noun)

    a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished

    "self-confidence is not an endearing property"

    attribute, prop, belongings, property, proportion, holding, place

  3. dimension(noun)

    one of three Cartesian coordinates that determine a position in space

    attribute, property, proportion

  4. proportion, dimension(verb)

    magnitude or extent

    "a building of vast proportions"

    attribute, balance, property, symmetry, proportion, proportionality, ratio

  5. dimension(verb)

    indicate the dimensions on

    "These techniques permit us to dimension the human heart"

  6. dimension(verb)

    shape or form to required dimensions


  1. dimension(noun)

    attribute, property, proportion, size, magnitude, aspect, scope

  2. dimension(noun)

    To mark, cut or shape something to specified dimensions.

    size, proportion, aspect, attribute, magnitude, property, scope

  3. dimension(noun)

    A measure of spatial extent in a particular direction, such as height, width or breadth, or depth.

    size, proportion, property, magnitude, attribute, scope, aspect

  4. dimension(noun)

    A construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished.

    size, property, scope, aspect, attribute, proportion, magnitude

  5. dimension(noun)

    The number of independent coordinates needed to specify uniquely the location of a point in a space; also, any of such independent coordinates.

    scope, attribute, property, magnitude, size, aspect, proportion

  6. dimension(noun)

    The number of elements of any basis of a vector space.

    property, aspect, proportion, magnitude, attribute, scope, size

  7. dimension(noun)

    One of the physical properties that are regarded as fundamental measures of a physical quantity, such as mass, length and time.

    The dimension of velocity is length divided by time.

    aspect, size, attribute, property, scope, proportion, magnitude

  8. dimension(noun)

    Any of the independent ranges of indices in a multidimensional array.

    proportion, magnitude, property, attribute, aspect, scope, size

  9. dimension(noun)

    An alternative universe or plane of existence.

    property, scope, aspect, size, proportion, attribute, magnitude

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dimension

    measurement, size, configuration, delineation, mass, bulk, extent

    mismeasurement, segment

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dimension(n.)

    extent, extension, measure (in one direction)

  2. dimension(n.)

    (Algebra.) literal factor

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dimension":

    dimensions, size, aspect, dimensional, scale, component, perspective, aspects, dim

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How to use dimension in a sentence?

  1. Chuzy:

    Nothing truly ends.It only pauses at some point,then continues in another dimension.

  2. Paul Tillich, From a lecture:

    The question our century puts before us is: is it possible to regain the lost dimension, the encounter with the Holy, the dimension which cuts through the world of subjectivity and objectivity and goes down to that which is not world but is the Mystery of the Ground of Being.

  3. Dave Lavery:

    Today's flight was what we planned for, and yet it was nothing short of amazing, with this flight, we are demonstrating critical capabilities that will enable the addition of an aerial dimension to future Mars missions.

  4. Ed Guinan:

    Eclipses are great hooks for involving children and the public about astronomy and science, i am wishing for clear skies all across the path of totality and that everyone gets a view of this breathtaking moment of observing (the corona), a dimension of our star that most people don't know exists.

  5. Alvaro Jimenez:

    The exact and real dimension of the problem is not known and precise maps are needed. Information from the FARC about where the mines are located is vital but we also need more information from local communities.

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