What are some alternative words for discovery?

Synonyms for discovery
dɪˈskʌv ə ri

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. discovery, find, uncovering(noun)

    the act of discovering something

    Synonyms:
    find, uncovering, husking, denudation, breakthrough, baring, stripping

  2. discovery(noun)

    something that is discovered

    Synonyms:
    uncovering, breakthrough, find

  3. discovery, breakthrough, find(noun)

    a productive insight

    Synonyms:
    uncovering, breakthrough, find

  4. discovery(noun)

    (law) compulsory pretrial disclosure of documents relevant to a case; enables one side in a litigation to elicit information from the other side concerning the facts in the case

    Synonyms:
    uncovering, breakthrough, find

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. discovery

    Synonyms:
    certainty, demonstration, evidence, fact, proof

    Antonyms:
    conjecture, guess, hypothesis, scheme, speculation, supposition, surmise, system, theory

Editors Contribution

  1. anagnorisis

    when character makes critical discovery in a play

    oedipus realizes he killed his father and married his mother

    Submitted by JP03 on October 26, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. discovery(n.)

    Synonyms:
    disclosure, revelation, making known

  2. discovery(n.)

    Synonyms:
    finding, finding out

  3. discovery(n.)

    Synonyms:
    first sight, first view

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. discovery(n)

    Synonyms:
    ascertainment, detection, unearthing, disclosure

How to pronounce discovery?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say discovery in sign language?

  1. discovery

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#100find
#295found
#854fact
#1306evidence
#2176finding
#2957proof
#2995discover
#3349discovery
#4059detection
#4341discovered
#5781detected
#5829exploration
#6500demonstration
#7029detect
#12033breakthrough
#13059discovering
#13090stripping
#13406discoveries
#14002detecting
#14578certainty
#36204uncovering
#49613baring
#99413discoverable
#192976denudation
#292035husking

How to use discovery in a sentence?

  1. Colorado Eagles:

    As an organization, the discovery of this event deeply saddens us, although we had no prior knowledge, that doesn't excuse or diminish the fact that this has hurt a fellow human being.

  2. Albert Einstein:

    The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder.

  3. Federal Judge Dabney Friedrich:

    The government has demonstrated good cause to protect some of the discovery.

  4. Bryant McGill:

    Discovery requires courage and acceptance that we are not in control, and that the future is uncertain.

  5. Kim Lewis:

    The discovery of this novel compound challenges long-held scientific beliefs and holds great promise for treating an array of menacing infections.


Translations for discovery

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for discovery »

Translation

Find a translation for the discovery 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)

Images & Illustrations of discovery

  1. discovery
    discovery
    discovery
    discovery
    discovery

Discuss these discovery synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

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

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "discovery." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 5 Dec. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/discovery>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for discovery?

    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!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for discovery:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.