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1. department

noun. ['dɪˈpɑːrtmənt'] a specialized division of a large organization.

Synonyms

  • personnel office
  • government department
  • personnel
  • payroll
  • business department
  • staff office
  • security
  • security department
  • payroll department
  • academic department
  • division
  • section

Antonyms

  • danger
  • diffidence
  • fear
  • Cryptogamia

Etymology

  • département (French)

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2. education

noun. ['ˌɛdʒəˈkeɪʃən, ˌɛdʒjuːˈkeɪʃən'] the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill.

Synonyms

  • course of instruction
  • extension
  • activity
  • course of study
  • extension service
  • preparation
  • team teaching
  • prep
  • work-study program
  • higher education
  • classroom project
  • university extension
  • course
  • extracurricular activity
  • didactics
  • lesson
  • secondary education
  • educational activity
  • class
  • homework
  • continuing education
  • coeducation
  • instruction
  • elementary education
  • classwork
  • pedagogy

Antonyms

  • discontinuation
  • activation
  • sink
  • source

Etymology

  • educatio (Latin)
  • educo (Latin)

3. education

noun. ['ˌɛdʒəˈkeɪʃən, ˌɛdʒjuːˈkeɪʃən'] knowledge acquired by learning and instruction.

Synonyms

  • foundation
  • grounding
  • eruditeness
  • learning
  • learnedness
  • experience
  • physical education
  • encyclopaedism
  • mental object
  • encyclopedism
  • erudition
  • enlightenment
  • scholarship
  • cognitive content

Antonyms

  • unenlightenment
  • stand still
  • ebb
  • unnaturally

Etymology

  • educatio (Latin)
  • educo (Latin)

4. education

noun. ['ˌɛdʒəˈkeɪʃən, ˌɛdʒjuːˈkeɪʃən'] the gradual process of acquiring knowledge.

Synonyms

  • schooling
  • self-cultivation
  • acquisition
  • learning
  • special education
  • assimilation
  • school
  • mastering
  • acculturation
  • vocational training
  • vocational education

Antonyms

  • passive
  • active
  • ready
  • resolution

Etymology

  • educatio (Latin)
  • educo (Latin)

5. education

noun. ['ˌɛdʒəˈkeɪʃən, ˌɛdʒjuːˈkeɪʃən'] the profession of teaching (especially at a school or college or university).

Synonyms

  • instruction
  • pedagogy
  • profession

Antonyms

  • shortness
  • flexion
  • discontinuance
  • assembly

Etymology

  • educatio (Latin)
  • educo (Latin)

6. education

noun. ['ˌɛdʒəˈkeɪʃən, ˌɛdʒjuːˈkeɪʃən'] the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior).

Synonyms

  • breeding
  • upbringing

Antonyms

  • anastalsis
  • dormant
  • inactiveness

Etymology

  • educatio (Latin)
  • educo (Latin)

7. welfare

noun. ['ˈwɛlˌfɛr'] governmental provision of economic assistance to persons in need.

Synonyms

  • aid
  • financial aid
  • dole
  • social welfare
  • pogey
  • relief
  • economic aid
  • public assistance
  • pogy

Antonyms

  • disservice
  • worsen
  • compression
  • increase

8. welfare

noun. ['ˈwɛlˌfɛr'] something that aids or promotes well-being.

Synonyms

  • sake
  • advantage
  • goodness
  • benefit
  • reward
  • interest

Antonyms

  • bad
  • penalty
  • low relief
  • high relief

9. health

noun. ['ˈhɛlθ'] a healthy state of wellbeing free from disease.

Synonyms

  • eudaemonia
  • eudaimonia
  • upbeat
  • unhealthy
  • wellbeing
  • wellness
  • well-being
  • healthy

Antonyms

  • unwellness
  • illness
  • healthy
  • ill-being

Etymology

  • helthe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hælþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. health

noun. ['ˈhɛlθ'] the general condition of body and mind.

Synonyms

  • status

Antonyms

  • bad
  • penalty

Etymology

  • helthe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hælþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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