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Synonyms for graduation
ˌgrædʒ uˈeɪ ʃəngrad·u·a·tion

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Wiktionary

  1. graduationnoun

    A marking (i.e. on a container) indicating a measurement.

    Synonyms:
    scale

Princeton's WordNet

  1. graduationnoun

    the successful completion of a program of study

    Synonyms:
    graduation exercise, commencement, gradation, commencement ceremony, commencement exercise

  2. commencement, commencement exercise, commencement ceremony, graduation, graduation exercisenoun

    an academic exercise in which diplomas are conferred

    Synonyms:
    starting time, kickoff, beginning, graduation exercise, showtime, commencement exercise, commencement, get-go, gradation, first, start, outset, commencement ceremony, offset

  3. graduationnoun

    a line (as on a vessel or ruler) that marks a measurement

    "the ruler had 16 graduations per inch"

    Synonyms:
    graduation exercise, commencement, gradation, commencement ceremony, commencement exercise

  4. gradation, graduationnoun

    the act of arranging in grades

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

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How to use graduation in a sentence?

  1. Dabo Swinney:

    We’re going to have a lot of young people that are n’t going to graduate, mental health is one of the biggest issues in college. There’s a lot of kids whose identity is wrapped up in football, and all this does is further that. When they get to these other places and they think the grass is greener and they realize the mirror traveled with them, I think a lot of kids are going to suffer. I think graduation rates are going to go down and it ’ll be interesting to see where that is five years from now, 10 years from now.

  2. Garrett Zans:

    I love Wyoming and have considered living here after graduation, for many people, this decision would be made based on factors such as employment opportunities and proximity to family and friends. For myself, and the rest of the LGBT community, this decision has been made more complicated. Presently, my ability to live and work in Wyoming is hindered because I could be summarily fired for simply being who I am.

  3. Binghamton University:

    Today I had the opportunity to meet with members of Haley’s immediate family and learn more about her as a daughter, sister and loyal friend, haley was just months away from graduation, with a bright future ahead of her, and it is difficult to comprehend that she will no longer be with us.

  4. Muhammad Ali:

    Me, we. (Supposedly the shortest quote in the English language delivered at a Harvard graduation.)

  5. Vanessa Benson:

    We hope to see them use [the face shields]for their graduation in June.


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