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1. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces).

Synonyms

  • service abroad
  • duty assignment
  • shore duty
  • shipboard duty
  • guard duty
  • charge
  • guard
  • duty
  • sentry go
  • commission
  • sea-duty
  • fatigue
  • mission
  • reassignment
  • fatigue duty

Antonyms

  • arise
  • pay cash
  • refrain
  • refresh

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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  • reassignment
  • realignment
  • consignment
  • confinement
  • refinement
  • alignment

2. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] the instrument by which a claim or right or interest or property is transferred from one person to another.

Synonyms

  • official document
  • instrument
  • legal instrument

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • victory
  • middle
  • irresoluteness

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] the act of distributing something to designated places or persons.

Synonyms

  • distribution
  • allocation
  • assigning

Antonyms

  • empty
  • negative charge
  • positive charge
  • disclaim

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] an undertaking that you have been assigned to do (as by an instructor).

Synonyms

  • written assignment
  • task
  • schoolwork
  • school assignment
  • writing assignment
  • project
  • undertaking

Antonyms

  • activation
  • continuance
  • continuation
  • monetization

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] the cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message.

Synonyms

  • perusal
  • language
  • poring over
  • linguistic process
  • browse
  • perusing
  • studying
  • skim
  • skimming
  • browsing

Antonyms

  • contraindication
  • future
  • past
  • antitype

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] a particular interpretation or performance.

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument.

Synonyms

  • clock time
  • meter reading
  • data point
  • datum
  • miles per hour
  • indication
  • time

Antonyms

  • competition
  • nonspeaking
  • color
  • standard

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] written material intended to be read.

Synonyms

  • reading material
  • bumph
  • bumf
  • black and white
  • written language

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something.

Synonyms

  • mental representation
  • interpretation
  • version
  • representation
  • internal representation
  • anagoge

Antonyms

  • criticize

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] a public instance of reciting or repeating (from memory) something prepared in advance.

Synonyms

  • speechmaking
  • recitation
  • declamation
  • oral presentation
  • public speaking
  • recital

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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