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1. operation

noun. ['ˌɑːpɝˈeɪʃən'] a planned activity involving many people performing various actions.

Synonyms

  • undercover operation
  • rescue operation

Antonyms

  • middle
  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • operatio (Latin)

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2. operation

noun. ['ˌɑːpɝˈeɪʃən'] the state of being in effect or being operative.

Synonyms

  • action
  • idle
  • commission
  • running
  • activeness

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • palatable
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • operatio (Latin)

3. operation

noun. ['ˌɑːpɝˈeɪʃən'] a business especially one run on a large scale.

Synonyms

  • commercial activity

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • discontinuance

Etymology

  • operatio (Latin)

4. operation

noun. ['ˌɑːpɝˈeɪʃən'] activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign).

Synonyms

  • military mission
  • maneuver
  • activity
  • offensive
  • attack
  • covert operation
  • peacekeeping operation
  • peacekeeping
  • naval campaign
  • amphibious operation
  • reenforcement
  • offense
  • combined operation
  • psyop
  • simulated military operation
  • onslaught
  • reinforcement
  • military campaign
  • campaign
  • information gathering
  • military operation
  • psychological operation
  • offence
  • onset
  • manoeuvre
  • onrush
  • peacekeeping mission
  • mission

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • disapprove
  • disagree
  • take

Etymology

  • operatio (Latin)

5. operation

noun. ['ˌɑːpɝˈeɪʃən'] (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction).

Synonyms

  • auxiliary operation
  • simultaneous operation
  • multiplex operation
  • parallel operation
  • unary operation
  • logical operation
  • sorting
  • logic operation
  • off-line operation
  • access
  • memory access
  • boolean operation
  • dyadic operation
  • serial operation
  • fixed-cycle operation
  • monadic operation
  • binary arithmetic operation
  • concurrent operation
  • printing operation
  • binary operation
  • asynchronous operation
  • lookup
  • synchronous operation
  • control function
  • sequential operation
  • control operation
  • search
  • computer operation
  • threshold operation
  • sort
  • data processing
  • machine operation

Antonyms

  • asynchronous operation
  • synchronous operation
  • parallel operation
  • peristalsis

Etymology

  • operatio (Latin)

6. operation

noun. ['ˌɑːpɝˈeɪʃən'] a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body.

Synonyms

  • electrosurgery
  • UPPP
  • brain surgery
  • intestinal bypass
  • photocoagulation
  • sterilization
  • surgery
  • trephination
  • Shirodkar's operation
  • exenteration
  • eye operation
  • minor surgery
  • myotomy
  • taxis
  • transplantation
  • enterostomy
  • decortication
  • cryosurgery
  • castration
  • gastroenterostomy
  • arthroscopy
  • surgical incision
  • enterotomy
  • sterilisation
  • cutting out
  • hysterotomy
  • rhizotomy
  • tracheotomy
  • wrong-site surgery
  • cauterization
  • vivisection
  • dilation and curettage
  • dilatation and curettage
  • strabotomy
  • D and C
  • suturing
  • gastrectomy
  • purse-string operation
  • catheterisation
  • debridement
  • catheterization
  • gastrostomy
  • evisceration
  • jejunostomy
  • rhinotomy
  • major surgery
  • fenestration
  • tracheostomy
  • curettement
  • myringotomy
  • reconstructive surgery
  • microsurgery
  • phlebectomy
  • organ transplant
  • neurosurgery
  • sex-change operation
  • transplant
  • resection
  • ablation
  • amputation
  • tympanoplasty
  • eye surgery
  • cautery
  • surgical operation
  • palatopharyngoplasty
  • incision
  • myringoplasty
  • section
  • haemostasis
  • polypectomy
  • arthroplasty
  • uranoplasty
  • excision
  • hemostasis
  • myringectomy
  • vasovasostomy
  • haemorrhoidectomy
  • craniotomy
  • PPP
  • implantation
  • osteotomy
  • surgical process
  • enucleation
  • chemosurgery
  • extirpation
  • cauterisation
  • ostomy
  • angioplasty
  • uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
  • heart surgery
  • orchiopexy
  • medical procedure
  • surgical procedure
  • curettage
  • haemostasia
  • anaplasty
  • hemorrhoidectomy
  • transsexual surgery
  • plastic surgery

Antonyms

  • major surgery
  • antitype
  • dissimilarity
  • forbid

Etymology

  • operatio (Latin)

7. desert

verb. ['ˈdɛzɝt, dɪˈzɝːt'] leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch.

Synonyms

  • strand
  • desolate
  • forsake
  • leave
  • abandon
  • maroon
  • walk out
  • expose

Antonyms

  • log in
  • dock
  • get on
  • come

Etymology

  • déserter (French)
  • desertare (Latin)

8. desert

noun. ['ˈdɛzɝt, dɪˈzɝːt'] arid land with little or no vegetation.

Synonyms

  • oasis
  • piece of ground
  • parcel
  • tract
  • parcel of land
  • biome

Antonyms

  • consolable
  • enter
  • pull in
  • disinherit

Etymology

  • déserter (French)
  • desertare (Latin)

9. storm

noun. ['ˈstɔrm'] a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning.

Synonyms

  • electric storm
  • firestorm
  • hailstorm
  • snowstorm
  • storm centre
  • blizzard
  • storm center
  • thunderstorm
  • wind scale
  • windstorm
  • Beaufort scale
  • ice storm
  • silver storm
  • noreaster
  • rainstorm
  • northeaster
  • electrical storm
  • violent storm

Antonyms

  • sit
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain

Etymology

  • storm (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • storm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stormen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. storm

noun. ['ˈstɔrm'] a violent commotion or disturbance.

Synonyms

  • hoo-ha
  • kerfuffle
  • hoo-hah
  • hurly burly
  • to-do
  • commotion
  • flutter
  • disruption
  • disturbance

Antonyms

  • overact
  • underact
  • fail
  • misbehave

Etymology

  • storm (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • storm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stormen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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