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Synonyms for solution
səˈlu ʃənso·lu·tion

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Wiktionary3.3 / 12 votes

  1. solutionnoun

    Antonyms:
    problem

  2. solutionnoun

    Antonyms:
    problem

  3. solutionnoun

    Antonyms:
    problem

  4. solutionnoun

    Antonyms:
    problem

  5. solutionnoun

    Antonyms:
    problem

  6. solutionnoun

    Antonyms:
    problem

English Synonyms and Antonyms2.2 / 6 votes

  1. solutionnoun

    Synonyms:
    answer, axiom, explanation, proposition

    Antonyms:
    conundrum, enigma, paradox, problem, puzzle, riddle

Princeton's WordNet2.9 / 8 votes

  1. solutionnoun

    a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution

    "he used a solution of peroxide and water"

    Synonyms:
    root, result, resolution, solvent, answer

  2. solution, answer, result, resolution, solventnoun

    a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem

    "they were trying to find a peaceful solution"; "the answers were in the back of the book"; "he computed the result to four decimal places"

    Synonyms:
    closure, consequence, termination, event, reply, firmness of purpose, dissolvent, solvent, upshot, effect, firmness, answer, response, final result, result, dissolver, solving, resolve, root, dissolving agent, declaration, outcome, resolving, settlement, resolvent, resolving power, resultant, resolution, issue, resoluteness, resultant role

  3. solutionnoun

    a method for solving a problem

    "the easy solution is to look it up in the handbook"

    Synonyms:
    root, result, resolution, solvent, answer

  4. solution, rootnoun

    the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation

    Synonyms:
    rootage, radical, ancestor, solvent, theme, answer, etymon, base, beginning, result, root word, stem, root, source, ascendant, origin, tooth root, ascendent, resolution, antecedent

  5. solutionnoun

    the successful action of solving a problem

    "the solution took three hours"

    Synonyms:
    root, result, resolution, solvent, answer

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. liquid

    a solution is a mixture of liquids and "liquid" can be used in the same way as "solution"

    the woman drank the strange liquid that the doctor recommended. the woman drank the strange solution that the doctor recommended.

    Submitted by Olearjet on November 24, 2020  
  2. quaesitum

    a quaesitum is something sought for, an answer to a problem, the end result, the objective. therefore, the word 'solution' is a good synonym for quaesitum because it means the same thing.

    Submitted by a.k.m.g.mcclenny on November 1, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes4.0 / 2 votes

  1. solutionnoun

    Synonyms:
    disruption, separation, breach, disjunction, disintegration

  2. solutionnoun

    Synonyms:
    explanation, explication, resolution, disentanglement, key

  3. solutionnoun

    Synonyms:
    liquefaction, dissolution, melting

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote

  1. solutionnoun

    Synonyms:
    dissolution, melting, liquefaction, resolution, disintegration, disentanglement, explanation, elucidation, explication

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How to use solution in a sentence?

  1. Catherine Hermsen:

    The Genesis II Church of Health and Healing has actively and deliberately placed consumers at risk with their fraudulent Miracle Mineral Solution, and Americans expect and deserve medical treatments that have been scientifically proven to be safe and effective, we commend the efforts of our law enforcement partners for vigorously investigating this matter. The FDA will continue our efforts to make sure these and other like-minded sellers do not jeopardize the health of Americans during this pandemic and in the future.

  2. Simone Borelli:

    Some is about managing existing tree stocks but some of it is about planning for the future. The green things shouldn't be what's just left over. It's a vital part of the city and it's at risk of being lost. for some cities, in a way, there's not enough space left, so going vertical might be a solution.

  3. Jesus Villahermosa:

    All the mechanical security in the world isnt going to change that anyone in America can walk in to any place in America and open fire, its difficult because I dont think there is a perfect solution.

  4. Kim Fustier:

    This is nowhere near enough for investors to start thinking of these companies as being part of the solution.

  5. Andrew Green:

    They’re in a no-win situation, they’re gonna end up choosing what is the least painful of all bad solutions. There is no good solution to this. They’re gonna get criticized if they pay. They’re gonna get criticized if they don’t pay.


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