Synonyms for analysis |

Synonyms and antonyms for analysis

1. analysis (n.)

an investigation of the component parts of a whole and their relations in making up the whole


2. analysis (n.)

the abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts in order to study the parts and their relations

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3. analysis (n.)

a form of literary criticism in which the structure of a piece of writing is analyzed


4. analysis (n.)

the use of closed-class words instead of inflections: e.g., `the father of the bride' instead of `the bride's father'


5. analysis (n.)

a set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders; based on the theories of Sigmund Freud


6. analysis (n.)

a branch of mathematics involving calculus and the theory of limits; sequences and series and integration and differentiation


7. self-analysis (n.)

the application of psychotherapeutic principles to the analysis of your own personality


8. self-analysis (n.)

a penetrating examination of your own beliefs and motives