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Synonyms for gradation
greɪˈdeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gradation, step(noun)

    relative position in a graded series

    "always a step behind"; "subtle gradations in color"; "keep in step with the fashions"

    Synonyms:
    footstep, graduation, grade, stone's throw, stair, pace, whole tone, step, measure, footfall, dance step, tone, whole step, footmark, footprint, stride

  2. grade, gradation(noun)

    a degree of ablaut

    Synonyms:
    class, score, level, form, grad, tier, grade, graduation, course, mark, step, ground level, degree

  3. gradation, graduation(noun)

    the act of arranging in grades

    Synonyms:
    graduation exercise, grade, commencement exercise, commencement, graduation, step, commencement ceremony

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gradation

    Synonyms:
    stage, tier, degree, rank, standing, graduation, ordination, arrangement, precedency

    Antonyms:
    equality, uniformity, fraternity, abruptness, saltation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gradation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    regular progress (step by step), regular progression

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "gradation":

    progression, grading, graduation

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  1. Stephen Jay Gould:

    “The literal record was not a hopelessly and imperfect fraction of truly insensible gradation within large populations but an accurate reflection of the actual process identified by evolutionists as the chief motor of biological change. The theory of punctuated equilibrium was, in its initial formulation, little more than this insight adumbrated.”

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