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1. communication

noun. ['kəˌmjuːnəˈkeɪʃən'] the activity of communicating; the activity of conveying information.

Synonyms

  • treatment
  • contact
  • dramaturgy
  • dissuasion
  • examination
  • expression
  • persuasion
  • touch
  • expostulation
  • human action
  • remonstrance
  • act
  • post
  • suasion
  • exam
  • test
  • discourse
  • medium
  • discussion
  • verbal expression
  • mail
  • dramatic art
  • dramatics
  • intercommunication
  • postal service
  • transmission
  • remonstration
  • channel
  • theatre
  • objection
  • mail service
  • human activity
  • theater
  • communicating
  • communication channel
  • line
  • deed
  • verbalism
  • exhortation

Antonyms

  • dissuasion
  • euphemism
  • misconstruction
  • unbelief

Etymology

  • communicacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • communicationem (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Electronic Communication

  • 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

2. communication

noun. ['kəˌmjuːnəˈkeɪʃən'] something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups.

Synonyms

  • sign
  • subject matter
  • voice
  • vox
  • vocalisation
  • written language
  • paralinguistic communication
  • contagion
  • infection
  • publication
  • black and white
  • document
  • auditory communication
  • signaling
  • abstract entity
  • visual communication
  • paralanguage
  • style
  • display
  • didacticism
  • expressive style
  • substance
  • psychical communication
  • anomalous communication
  • message
  • written communication
  • content
  • psychic communication
  • language
  • abstraction
  • signal
  • indication
  • phonation
  • indicant
  • vocalism
  • linguistic communication

Antonyms

  • foul ball
  • disconnectedness
  • encouragement
  • dysphemism

Etymology

  • communicacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • communicationem (Latin)

3. communication

noun. ['kəˌmjuːnəˈkeɪʃən'] a connection allowing access between persons or places.

Synonyms

  • connection
  • connectedness

Antonyms

  • stifle
  • miss
  • disengage

Etymology

  • communicacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • communicationem (Latin)

Example sentences of the word electronic-communication


1. Noun Phrase
She may move rapidly toward a deep connection without first getting to know you -- especially through electronic communication such as emails or texting, warns Carducci.

2. Noun Phrase
Time zone differences can make it harder to schedule meetings and create a lag in response time with electronic communications.

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