What is another word for notional?

Synonyms for notional
ˈnoʊ ʃə nlno·tion·al

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fanciful, imaginary, notionaladjective

    not based on fact; unreal

    "the falsehood about some fanciful secret treaties"- F.D.Roosevelt; "a small child's imaginary friends"; "to create a notional world for oneself"

    conceptional, ideational, speculative, imaginary, fanciful

    existent, empirical, empiric, real, uncreative, concrete

  2. notional, speculativeadjective

    not based on fact or investigation

    "a notional figure of cost helps in determining production costs"; "speculative knowledge"

    speculative, wondering(a), bad, inquisitive, fanciful, conceptional, imaginary, risky, high-risk, questioning, ideational

    real, empirical, empiric, concrete, existent, uncreative

  3. fanciful, notionaladjective

    indulging in or influenced by fancy

    "a fanciful mind"; "all the notional vagaries of childhood"

    conceptional, ideational, speculative, imaginary, fanciful

    empirical, uncreative, existent, real, empiric, concrete

  4. conceptional, ideational, notionaladjective

    being of the nature of a notion or concept

    "a plan abstract and conceptional"; "to improve notional comprehension"; "a notional response to the question"

    conceptional, ideational, speculative, imaginary, fanciful

    empiric, concrete, empirical, uncreative, existent, real

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. notionaladjective

    imaginary, fantastical, ideal, chimerical

  2. notionaladjective

    whimsical, capricious, visionary, crotchety, freakish

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. notionaladjective

    whimsical, capricious, irresolute, freakish, crotchety, changeable

How to pronounce notional?

How to say notional in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use notional in a sentence?

  1. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay:

    Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay wrote in the proposal. Notional view of LCRT on the far-side of the Moon. ( Courtesy of Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay)( Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay) LCRT could enable tremendous scientific discoveries in the field of cosmology by observing the early universe in the 1050m wavelength band( i.e., 630MHz frequency band), which has not been explored by humans to date.

Translations for notional

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • kuvaileva, kuvitteellinen, viiteFinnish
  • உத்தேசTamil

Get even more translations for notional »


Find a translation for the notional 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)


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


"notional." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 7 Aug. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/notional>.

Discuss these notional synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for notional?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    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!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    Which of the following is a possible synonym for the word Fury?
    • A. none of these
    • B. mad
    • C. stupid
    • D. moron

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for notional: