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1. production

noun. ['prəˈdʌkʃən, proʊˈdʌkʃən, pɝˈdʌkʃən'] the act or process of producing something.

Synonyms

  • human activity
  • human action
  • canalization
  • act
  • foliation
  • deed
  • devising
  • steel production
  • growing
  • canalisation
  • making
  • rainmaking

Antonyms

  • text edition
  • trade edition
  • nonattendance
  • pull

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Words that Rhyme with Production

  • reintroduction
  • reconstruction
  • deconstruction
  • introduction
  • construction
  • obstruction
  • instruction
  • destruction
  • conduction
  • seduction
  • reduction
  • induction
  • deduction
  • abduction
  • suction

How do you pronounce production?

Pronounce production as pərˈdəkʃən.

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Example sentences of the word production


1. Noun, singular or mass
Toward the end of production of the official American line, a cobalt blue was used.

Quotes containing the word production


1. Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
- W. Somerset Maugham

2. When a child asks you something, answer him, for goodness sake. But don't make a production of it. Children are children, but they can spot an evasion faster than adults, and evasion simply muddles 'em.
- Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

3. Parla come magni,' It means, 'Speak the way you eat,' or in my personal translation: 'Say it like you eat it.' It's a reminder - when you're making a big deal out of explaining something, when you're searching for the right words - to keep your language as simple and direct as Roman rood. Don't make a big production out of it. Just lay it on the table.
- Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love

2. production

noun. ['prəˈdʌkʃən, proʊˈdʌkʃən, pɝˈdʌkʃən'] a presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television.

Synonyms

  • coup de theatre
  • staging
  • presentation

Antonyms

  • take
  • stand
  • resist
  • stay

3. production

noun. ['prəˈdʌkʃən, proʊˈdʌkʃən, pɝˈdʌkʃən'] an artifact that has been created by someone or some process.

Synonyms

  • byproduct
  • spin-off
  • book
  • motion-picture show
  • product
  • moving-picture show
  • picture
  • turnout
  • flick
  • work
  • end product
  • pic
  • outturn
  • creation
  • magazine
  • deliverable
  • film
  • turnery
  • fruit
  • picture show
  • output
  • brainchild
  • yield
  • paper
  • motion picture
  • inspiration
  • piece of work
  • moving picture
  • movie
  • by-product
  • volume
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • be born
  • survive
  • refuse
  • outgo

4. production

noun. ['prəˈdʌkʃən, proʊˈdʌkʃən, pɝˈdʌkʃən'] (law) the act of exhibiting in a court of law.

Antonyms

  • divest

5. production

noun. ['prəˈdʌkʃən, proʊˈdʌkʃən, pɝˈdʌkʃən'] the creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services.

Synonyms

  • creative activity

Antonyms

  • studio
  • idle

6. production

noun. ['prəˈdʌkʃən, proʊˈdʌkʃən, pɝˈdʌkʃən'] (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale.

Synonyms

  • breeding
  • generation
  • overproduction
  • mass production
  • quarrying
  • manufacture
  • drilling
  • oil production
  • overrun
  • sericulture
  • capacity
  • underproduction
  • output
  • industry
  • yield
  • cultivation
  • mining
  • brewing
  • boring

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • natural object
  • artifact
  • finish

7. production

noun. ['prəˈdʌkʃən, proʊˈdʌkʃən, pɝˈdʌkʃən'] the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time).

Synonyms

  • yield
  • pick
  • indefinite quantity
  • picking

Antonyms

  • loud
  • softness
  • inelegance
  • unfruitful

8. production

noun. ['prəˈdʌkʃən, proʊˈdʌkʃən, pɝˈdʌkʃən'] a display that is exaggerated or unduly complicated.

Antonyms

  • uncover
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