What is another word for rationalization?

Synonyms for rationalization

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rationalization, rationalisation(noun)

    the cognitive process of making something seem consistent with or based on reason

    Synonyms:
    rationalisation, systematisation, systematization

  2. rationalization, rationalisation(noun)

    (psychiatry) a defense mechanism by which your true motivation is concealed by explaining your actions and feelings in a way that is not threatening

    Synonyms:
    rationalisation, systematisation, systematization

  3. rationalization, rationalisation(noun)

    (mathematics) the simplification of an expression or equation by eliminating radicals without changing the value of the expression or the roots of the equation

    Synonyms:
    rationalisation, systematisation, systematization

  4. rationalization, rationalisation(noun)

    the organization of a business according to scientific principles of management in order to increase efficiency

    Synonyms:
    rationalisation, systematisation, systematization

  5. systematization, systematisation, rationalization, rationalisation(noun)

    systematic organization; the act of organizing something according to a system or a rationale

    Synonyms:
    rationalisation, systematisation, systematization

How to pronounce rationalization?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say rationalization in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#16933streamline
#20595streamlined
#26285streamlining
#36633downsizing
#43009rationalize
#48437rationalization
#60595rationalisation
#80885rationalized
#81833rationalizing
#157186rationalising
#205273systematization

How to use rationalization in a sentence?

  1. Med Jones:

    In US we had our share of civil conflicts driven by economic forces. The European immigrants brought slaves from Africa to use them as cheap labor for farming their lands. The color of the skin is only a rationalization for the continuation of the slavery system. All the segregation and discrimination rules against the blacks at that time were made to preserve the existing economic system and the interest of its beneficiaries. Though the American civil war was attributed to states and civil rights, the driving forces behind the war was the conflict of economic interests.

  2. Roger Stone:

    I don't offer any rationalization or excuse or justification. This is just a stupid lack of judgment.

  3. Gandolfo - (RJ Intindola):

    Not all who betray feel guilt and remorse. They often proclaim the betrayed deserved the punishment for past actions. A rationalization intended to ensnare the ignorant and offer warrant. Remember. The betrayer was either attempting to gain something for themselves, or to inflict pain upon you; or both.

  4. Stephen Xenakis:

    Military clinicians, particularly senior medical officers, justify participation in interrogations and force-feeding by asserting that the patient they’re responsible for is the nation and government and not the individual they are supposed to be helping, this assertion, or rationalization, absolutely violates all principles of clinical medicine and healthcare.

  5. Matt Hawkins:

    The large public cannabis companies were overvalued. This is a come-back-to-Earth rationalization.

Images & Illustrations of rationalization

  1. rationalization
    rationalization
    rationalization
    rationalization
    rationalization

Translations for rationalization

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • racionalizaceCzech
  • RationalisierungGerman
  • tehostaminen, rationaalistaminen, järkeistäminen, päättely, järkiperäistäminen, rationalisointi, järkeily, sieventäminen, perusteluFinnish
  • rationalisationFrench
  • rationalisatieDutch
  • рационализацияRussian

Get even more translations for rationalization »

Translation

Find a translation for the rationalization 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)

Discuss these rationalization synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

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

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "rationalization." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 15 Jun 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/rationalization>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for rationalization?

    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!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Synonym for Peripatetic?
    • A. Father
    • B. Roving
    • C. Pathetic
    • D. Mendicant

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for rationalization: