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Synonyms for cohesionkoʊˈhi ʒən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coherence, coherency, cohesion, cohesiveness(noun)

    the state of cohering or sticking together

    gluiness, coherency, viscidness, tackiness, cohesion, ropiness, coherence, viscidity, cohesiveness, glueyness, gumminess

  2. cohesion(noun)

    (botany) the process in some plants of parts growing together that are usually separate (such as petals)

    coherence, cohesiveness, coherency

  3. cohesion(noun)

    (physics) the intermolecular force that holds together the molecules in a solid or liquid

    coherence, cohesiveness, coherency


  1. cohesion(noun)

    coupling, adhesion

  2. cohesion(noun)

    State of cohering, or of working together.

    coupling, adhesion

  3. cohesion(noun)

    Various intermolecular forces that hold solids and liquids together.

    adhesion, coupling

  4. cohesion(noun)

    Growing together of normally distinct parts of a plant.

    coupling, adhesion

  5. cohesion(noun)

    Degree to which different modules in a computing system are functionally dependent on others.

    coupling, adhesion

  6. cohesion(noun)

    Grammatical or lexical relationship between different parts of the same text.

    coupling, adhesion

Editors Contribution

  1. unity

    the state of being joined together to form one unit

    european unity.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cohesion(n.)

    coherence, sticking together

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

coherence, cohesiveness, consistency, cohesive, cohésion, convergence, unity

Translations for cohesion

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • сцепление, кохезияBulgarian
  • sammenhold, kohæsionskraft, kohæsion, sammenhængsevne, sammenhængDanish
  • cohesiónSpanish
  • koheesio, yhtenäisyysFinnish
  • cohésionFrench
  • एकजुटताHindi
  • 結合, 凝集力, 凝集度Japanese
  • kohezja, spójnośćPolish
  • coeziuneRomanian
  • сцепление, единство, срастание, сплочённость, связность, когезия, связьRussian
  • sammanhållningSwedish
  • mshikamanoSwahili
  • bağlılıkTurkish
  • 凝聚Chinese

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