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

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  1. graduationnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    scale

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  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. Bill Larkin:

    The Skiatook principal called and wanted me to come to graduation and said I would have a cap and gown, and they were giving me a diploma to honor me.

  2. Joanne Steindorf:

    We thought he’d graduate, and that was our understanding that he completed fall classes and he delayed graduation until now, but the most recent information we received was he was not on the list to graduate, apparently he wasn’t enrolled this fall.

  3. Jay Foster:

    That’s what we felt like our graduation ceremony had been turned into, it was who can be the loudest – who can take the attention away from the kids the most.

  4. The Blonde Jon:

    Imagine if schools actually helped kids identify their strengths by exploring their talents from a young age and growing their skills over the 12 years instead of letting them all follow the same routine leaving them confused in life after graduation.

  5. Rebecca Morton:

    As a result I assumed the outfit was fine and wore it to graduation – hence my anger and confusion when I wasn’t allowed into the ceremony.


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