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1. culmination

noun. ['ˌkəlməˈneɪʃən'] a final climactic stage.

Synonyms

  • apogee
  • phase

Antonyms

  • nonmechanical
  • birth
  • opening

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Rhymes with Culmination

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

How do you pronounce culmination?

Pronounce culmination as ˌkəlməˈneɪʃən.

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Sentences with culmination


1. Noun, singular or mass
The final gift just needs to be the culmination of what can be a week-long celebration of her birthday.

Quotes about culmination


1. Life is a culmination of the past, an awareness of the present, an indication of a future beyond knowledge, the quality that gives a touch of divinity to matter.
- Charles Lindbergh

2. I believe that what we get out of life is what we've set ourselves up to get, so there's no such thing as an inconsequential decision. Our destinies are the culmination of all the choices we've made along the way, which is why it's imperative to listen hard to your inner voice when it speaks up. Don't let anyone else's noise drown it out.
- Megan McCafferty, Second Helpings

2. culmination

noun. ['ˌkəlməˈneɪʃən'] a concluding action.

Synonyms

  • finishing
  • graduation
  • termination
  • completion
  • mop up
  • conclusion
  • finish
  • finalization
  • windup
  • ending
  • follow-through
  • closing
  • consummation

Antonyms

  • activation
  • continuance
  • continuation
  • monetization

3. culmination

noun. ['ˌkəlməˈneɪʃən'] (astronomy) a heavenly body's highest celestial point above an observer's horizon.

Antonyms

  • refrain

4. culmination

noun. ['ˌkəlməˈneɪʃən'] the decisive moment in a novel or play.

Synonyms

  • minute
  • second
  • moment
  • climax
  • story

Antonyms

  • middle
  • defeat
  • victory
  • begin
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