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1. organization

noun. ['ˌɔrgənəˈzeɪʃən'] a group of people who work together.

Synonyms

  • adhocracy
  • delegacy
  • fire brigade
  • defense force
  • professional organisation
  • Tammany
  • organisation
  • affiliate
  • social group
  • coalition
  • commission
  • defence force
  • gray
  • musical organisation
  • pecking order
  • force
  • institution
  • rank
  • polity
  • Tammany Society
  • line of defence
  • federation
  • membership
  • quorum
  • grey
  • trade union
  • alliance
  • defence
  • defense
  • trades union
  • establishment
  • political party
  • line of defense
  • quango
  • host
  • delegation
  • social unit
  • professional organization
  • personnel
  • fiefdom
  • political machine
  • alinement
  • fire company
  • line organization
  • nongovernmental organization
  • enterprise
  • hierarchy
  • machine
  • labor union
  • association
  • union
  • blue
  • musical organization
  • Tammany Hall
  • musical group
  • company
  • NGO
  • party
  • line organisation
  • quasi-NGO
  • deputation
  • bureaucracy
  • mission
  • power structure
  • brotherhood
  • alignment
  • unit
  • Girl Scouts
  • Peace Corps
  • troupe

Antonyms

  • downgrade
  • incomplete
  • inconspicuous
  • sterile

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • organize (English)
  • organizare (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Organization

  • 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 organization?

Pronounce organization as ˌɔrgənəˈzeɪʃən.

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Example sentences of the word organization


1. Noun, singular or mass
Seek advice from the service dog organization on how to change these behaviors before they become ingrained.

Quotes containing the word organization


1. I've always competed in those shows. Like, I won 'Fear Factor', I did 'I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here', I did 'The Mole', 'Celebrity Apprentice' with Donald Trump. I've done a lot of those shows, all in the hope of being a blessing to my mom's organization.
- Stephen Baldwin

2. In a balanced organization, working towards a common objective, there is success.
- Arthur Helps

3. The five essential entrepreneurial skills for success: Concentration, Discrimination, Organization, Innovation and Communication.
- Harold S. Geneen

2. self-organization

noun. ['ˌsɛlˌfɔrgənɪˈzeɪʃən'] organizing yourself (especially organizing your own labor union).

Synonyms

  • organisation
  • self-organisation

Antonyms

  • finish
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • organization (English)
  • -ation (English)
  • self- (English)

3. organization

noun. ['ˌɔrgənəˈzeɪʃən'] an organized structure for arranging or classifying.

Synonyms

  • reference frame
  • genetic map
  • organisation
  • plan
  • reference system
  • statistical distribution
  • arrangement
  • classification system
  • data structure
  • design
  • structure
  • distribution
  • system
  • ontology
  • calendar
  • lattice
  • coordinate system
  • living arrangement
  • contrivance
  • frame of reference

Antonyms

  • abduct
  • refrain
  • decompress
  • upgrade

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • organize (English)
  • organizare (Latin)

4. organization

noun. ['ˌɔrgənəˈzeɪʃən'] the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something.

Synonyms

  • regime
  • organisation
  • judiciary
  • governing body
  • advisory board
  • management
  • pecking order
  • Curia
  • establishment
  • brass
  • bench
  • executive
  • officialdom
  • hierarchy
  • body
  • top brass
  • planning board
  • authorities
  • government
  • government officials
  • governance
  • administration
  • power structure

Antonyms

  • inoffensive
  • disorder
  • unconnectedness
  • prosecution

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • organize (English)
  • organizare (Latin)

5. organization

noun. ['ˌɔrgənəˈzeɪʃən'] the act of organizing a business or an activity related to a business.

Synonyms

  • disposal
  • nonprofit
  • rationalization
  • shake-up
  • shakeup
  • organisation
  • self-organization
  • rationalisation
  • administration
  • reorganization
  • syndication
  • reorganisation
  • self-organisation
  • nonprofit organization

Antonyms

  • civilian
  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • organize (English)
  • organizare (Latin)

6. organization

noun. ['ˌɔrgənəˈzeɪʃən'] the act of forming or establishing something.

Synonyms

  • collectivization
  • collectivisation
  • formation
  • beginning
  • communisation
  • commencement
  • colonization
  • settlement
  • organisation
  • unionisation
  • federation
  • colonisation
  • start
  • establishment
  • constitution
  • unionization

Antonyms

  • alignment
  • disunion
  • separation
  • chromatic color

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • organize (English)
  • organizare (Latin)

7. organization

noun. ['ˌɔrgənəˈzeɪʃən'] the activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically.

Synonyms

  • randomization
  • territorialisation
  • rationalization
  • itemisation
  • organisation
  • order
  • activity
  • rationalisation
  • listing
  • systematization
  • systematisation
  • itemization
  • territorialization
  • ordering

Antonyms

  • young
  • discolor
  • chromatic
  • northern

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • organize (English)
  • organizare (Latin)

8. organization

noun. ['ˌɔrgənəˈzeɪʃən'] an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized.

Synonyms

  • methodicalness
  • system
  • orderliness

Antonyms

  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct
  • push

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • organize (English)
  • organizare (Latin)
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