What are some alternative words for tradition?

Synonyms for tradition
trəˈdɪʃ ən

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tradition(noun)

    an inherited pattern of thought or action

    Synonyms:
    custom

  2. custom, tradition(noun)

    a specific practice of long standing

    Synonyms:
    usage, customs, customs duty, impost, custom, usance

Wiktionary

  1. tradition(noun)

    A commonly held system.

    Synonyms:
    doctrine

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tradition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) transfer (of possession), delivery

  2. tradition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    oral report (from one generation to another)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "tradition":

    traditions, traditional, history, custom, traditionally, legacy

How to pronounce tradition?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say tradition in sign language?

  1. tradition

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#335history
#1212custom
#1721traditional
#3031usage
#4869tradition
#5010legacy
#5609customs
#7626traditions
#8637doctrine
#10523traditionally
#181539impost

How to use tradition in a sentence?

  1. Stephanie Grisham:

    She wanted to get back to the tradition, so we're bringing back some traditional elements, like military bands, and focusing on the family itself.

  2. Rhonda Klein:

    It's a great tradition.

  3. G. K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy:

    Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead. Tradition refuses to submit to the small and arrogant oligarchy of those who merely happen to be walking about.

  4. Ervin Smolinski:

    Every month, I buy some instant tickets and send them as gifts to family members who have birthdays that month, it’s turned into a bit of a tradition, and now everyone sends me scratch offs and chocolate for my birthday.

  5. President Trump:

    America’s noble farming tradition stretches back to our earliest days.


Translations for tradition

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for tradition »

Translation

Find a translation for the tradition 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)

Images & Illustrations of tradition

  1. tradition
    tradition
    tradition
    tradition
    tradition

Discuss these tradition synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

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

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "tradition." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Jan. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/tradition>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for tradition?

    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?

    »
    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    • A. thready
    • B. thick
    • C. threadlike
    • D. fibrous

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for tradition:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.