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Synonyms for compositionˌkɒm pəˈzɪʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. composition, composing(noun)

    the spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole

    "harmonious composition is essential in a serious work of art"

    Synonyms:
    theme, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, composition, report, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, piece of music, musical composition, typography, opus

  2. constitution, composition, physical composition, makeup, make-up(noun)

    the way in which someone or something is composed

    Synonyms:
    theme, fundamental law, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, composition, formation, organization, war paint, writing, make-up, composing, report, authorship, makeup, organic law, piece, organisation, piece of music, musical composition, typography, establishment, opus

  3. composition(noun)

    a mixture of ingredients

    Synonyms:
    makeup, penning, typography, writing, composing, constitution, make-up, opus, theme, piece of music, paper, authorship, physical composition, musical composition, report, piece

  4. musical composition, opus, composition, piece, piece of music(noun)

    a musical work that has been created

    "the composition is written in four movements"

    Synonyms:
    theme, bit, objet d'art, constitution, paper, physical composition, patch, penning, composition, report, art object, small-arm, part, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, while, spell, piece of music, firearm, man, musical composition, slice, typography, opus

  5. composing, composition(noun)

    musical creation

    Synonyms:
    theme, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, composition, report, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, piece of music, musical composition, typography, opus

  6. writing, authorship, composition, penning(noun)

    the act of creating written works

    "writing was a form of therapy for him"; "it was a matter of disputed authorship"

    Synonyms:
    theme, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, composition, written material, typography, committal to writing, paternity, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, piece of writing, piece of music, musical composition, report, opus

  7. typography, composition(noun)

    art and technique of printing with movable type

    Synonyms:
    theme, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, composition, report, writing, make-up, composing, authorship, makeup, piece, piece of music, musical composition, typography, opus

  8. composition, paper, report, theme(noun)

    an essay (especially one written as an assignment)

    "he got an A on his composition"

    Synonyms:
    make-up, idea, subject, base, piece, paper, report card, physical composition, makeup, radical, musical theme, report, study, typography, root, news report, reputation, authorship, topic, written report, newspaper publisher, piece of music, theme, newspaper, penning, melodic theme, composition, story, motif, stem, root word, constitution, write up, composing, writing, opus, account, musical composition

  9. composition(noun)

    something that is created by arranging several things to form a unified whole

    "he envied the composition of their faculty"

    Synonyms:
    makeup, penning, typography, writing, composing, constitution, make-up, opus, theme, piece of music, paper, authorship, physical composition, musical composition, report, piece

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    constitution, formation, making

  2. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    compound, mixture

  3. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    union, conjunction, combination

  4. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    writing, literary work

  5. composition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    compromise, agreement


Translations for composition

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • تأليفArabic
  • иншаBashkir
  • структура, състав, композит, смесване, съчинение, набор, сплав, съединение, композиция, есе, смесBulgarian
  • redaccióCatalan, Valencian
  • složeníCzech
  • essay, blandingDanish
  • Zusammenstellung, KompositionGerman
  • μείγμα, σύνθεση, σύγγραμα, σύστασηGreek
  • redacción, composiciónSpanish
  • sävellys, seos, yhdistelmä, ainekirjoitus, aine, kokoonpano, esseeFinnish
  • composition, œuvre, essaiFrench
  • píosa, comhdhéanamh, cló-eagar, dréacht, saotharIrish
  • բաղադրություն, կոմպոզիցիա, կազմություն, կազմArmenian
  • saggio, composizione, componimentoItalian
  • 작곡Korean
  • compositioLatin
  • compositie, combinatie, essai, samenstellingDutch
  • composição, ensaioPortuguese
  • compunere, alcătuire, compozițieRomanian
  • произведение, состав, композиция, составление, сочинение, смесь, соединение, набор, сплавRussian
  • skladbaSerbo-Croatian
  • kompozimAlbanian
  • inshaSwahili
  • கலவைTamil
  • thành phầnVietnamese

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