Synonyms for processˈprɒs ɛs; esp. Brit. ˈproʊ sɛs; ˈprɒs ɛs ɪz, -ə sɪz, -əˌsiz; esp. Brit. ˈp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. procedure, process(noun)

    a particular course of action intended to achieve a result

    Synonyms:
    process, unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, function, subprogram, procedure, mental process, physical process, subroutine, outgrowth, appendage, summons, routine

  2. process, cognitive process, mental process, operation, cognitive operation(noun)

    (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents

    Synonyms:
    surgery, mathematical operation, process, summons, functioning, surgical operation, cognitive operation, performance, physical process, mathematical process, procedure, outgrowth, operation, military operation, cognitive process, unconscious process, surgical procedure, mental process, appendage, surgical process

  3. summons, process(noun)

    a writ issued by authority of law; usually compels the defendant's attendance in a civil suit; failure to appear results in a default judgment against the defendant

    Synonyms:
    process, bidding, unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, procedure, mental process, physical process, outgrowth, appendage, summons

  4. process, unconscious process(noun)

    a mental process that you are not directly aware of

    Synonyms:
    process, unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, outgrowth, procedure, summons, physical process, mental process, appendage

  5. process, outgrowth, appendage(noun)

    a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant

    Synonyms:
    cognitive operation, process, emergence, procedure, offshoot, growth, physical process, extremity, cognitive process, outgrowth, member, operation, summons, offset, unconscious process, branch, mental process, appendage

  6. process, physical process(verb)

    a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states

    Synonyms:
    process, unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, outgrowth, procedure, summons, physical process, mental process, appendage

  7. process, treat(verb)

    subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition

    Synonyms:
    serve, process, litigate, march, cover, do by, care for, handle, plow, work, action, work on, treat, address, regale, sue, swear out, deal

  8. process(verb)

    deal with in a routine way

    Synonyms:
    work on, action, swear out, serve, march, treat, work, sue, litigate

  9. process(verb)

    perform mathematical and logical operations on (data) according to programmed instructions in order to obtain the required information

    Synonyms:
    work on, action, swear out, serve, march, treat, work, sue, litigate

  10. action, sue, litigate, process(verb)

    institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against

    Synonyms:
    process, action, accomplish, execute, work, serve, carry through, swear out, fulfil, work on, carry out, sue, treat, march, fulfill, litigate

  11. march, process(verb)

    march in a procession

    Synonyms:
    serve, demonstrate, abut, process, litigate, march, work on, edge, butt against, work, parade, border, action, butt, treat, adjoin, exhibit, sue, swear out, butt on

  12. work, work on, process(verb)

    shape, form, or improve a material

    Synonyms:
    knead, turn, operate, act, shape, bring, work out, run, function, put to work, litigate, treat, forge, lick, work at, solve, march, make, swear out, figure out, form, mould, sour, work, action, exploit, go, play, sue, do work, make for, mold, puzzle out, act upon, process, crop, exercise, ferment, influence, work on, serve, wreak, cultivate

  13. serve, process, swear out(verb)

    deliver a warrant or summons to someone

    Synonyms:
    serve, process, litigate, march, help, dish up, work, answer, dish out, function, attend to, action, suffice, attend, sue, service, work on, treat, assist, serve up, wait on, serve well, swear out, dish, do

English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald

  1. process

    Motion is change of place or position in space; transition is a passing from one point or position in space to another. Motion may be either abstract or concrete, more frequently the former; movement is always concrete, that is, considered in connection with the thing that moves or is moved; thus, we speak of the movements of the planets, but of the laws of planetary motion; of military movements, but of perpetual motion. Move is used chiefly of contests or competition, as in chess or politics; as, it is your move; a shrewd move of the opposition. Action is a more comprehensive word than motion. We now rarely speak of mental or spiritual motions, but rather of mental or spiritual acts or processes, or of the laws of mental action, but a formal proposal of action in a deliberative assembly is termed a motion. Compare ACT.

    Synonyms:
    act, action, change, change, motion, move, movement, passage, transit, transition

    Antonyms:
    immobility, quiescence, quiet, repose, rest, stillness

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