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1. self-satisfaction

noun. the feeling you have when you are satisfied with yourself.

Synonyms

  • self-complacency
  • complacency
  • smugness
  • satisfaction

Antonyms

  • discontentment
  • nonpayment
  • letdown
  • boredom

Etymology

  • satisfaction (English)
  • satisfactio (Latin)
  • self- (English)

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2. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] a line leading to a place or point.

Synonyms

  • trend
  • tendency
  • path
  • bearing
  • north-south direction
  • route
  • qibla
  • way
  • itinerary
  • course
  • heading
  • east-west direction

Antonyms

  • posterior
  • inner
  • posteriority
  • outer

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

3. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves.

Synonyms

  • leeward
  • north
  • compass point
  • compass north
  • outgoing
  • west
  • south
  • windward
  • spatial relation
  • incoming
  • frontage
  • northeast
  • east
  • position
  • orientation
  • seaward
  • southwest
  • opposition
  • southeast
  • northwest
  • magnetic north

Antonyms

  • outgoing
  • incoming
  • windward
  • outwardness

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

4. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] a general course along which something has a tendency to develop.

Synonyms

  • tenor
  • disposition
  • inclination

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end
  • beginning

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

5. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action.

Synonyms

  • guidance
  • subject matter
  • confidential information
  • cynosure
  • counsel
  • counselling
  • wind
  • career counseling
  • genetic counseling
  • steer
  • counseling
  • road map
  • hint
  • lead
  • substance
  • message
  • tip
  • content
  • marriage counseling

Antonyms

  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • downwind

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

6. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] the act of managing something.

Synonyms

  • treatment
  • guidance
  • homemaking
  • supervising
  • disenfranchisement
  • misconduct
  • oversight
  • management
  • disposal
  • authorization
  • channelisation
  • database management
  • conducting
  • mismanagement
  • handling
  • authorisation
  • channelization
  • supervision
  • steering
  • superintendence
  • misdirection
  • social control
  • canalisation
  • canalization
  • administration
  • finance

Antonyms

  • authorized
  • unauthorized
  • loading
  • unloading

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

7. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] a message describing how something is to be done.

Synonyms

  • subject matter
  • prescript
  • name and address
  • address
  • rubric
  • markup
  • style
  • formula
  • system command
  • prescription
  • substance
  • message
  • content
  • instruction
  • recipe
  • destination
  • misdirection
  • rule

Antonyms

  • southern
  • future
  • present
  • unsociable

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

8. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] the act of setting and holding a course.

Synonyms

  • steering
  • guidance
  • control
  • navigation
  • pilotage
  • inertial guidance
  • terrestrial guidance
  • inertial navigation
  • driving
  • piloting
  • command guidance
  • celestial guidance

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • behave
  • refrain
  • powerlessness

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

9. self

noun. ['ˈsɛlf'] your consciousness of your own identity.

Synonyms

  • anima
  • ego

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder

Etymology

  • self (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. self

noun. ['ˈsɛlf'] a person considered as a unique individual.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • number one
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker

Etymology

  • self (Middle English (1100-1500))
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