Synonyms for criterionkraɪˈtɪər i ən; -ˈtɪər i ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. standard, criterion, measure, touchstone(noun)

    a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated

    Synonyms:
    measure, standard, measuring stick, metre, quantity, meter, amount, mensuration, monetary standard, measuring, criterion, step, bill, measurement, bar, beat, banner, cadence, measuring rod, touchstone

  2. criterion, standard(noun)

    the ideal in terms of which something can be judged

    Synonyms:
    monetary standard, banner, measure, criterion, standard, touchstone

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. criterion(n.)

    Synonyms:
    standard, test, touchstone, measure, rule

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

criteria, test, yardstick, approach, standard, requirement, benchmark, discretion


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