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1. station

noun. ['ˈsteɪʃən'] a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose.

Synonyms

  • power station
  • power plant
  • powerhouse
  • service station
  • installation
  • substation
  • facility
  • terminus
  • firehouse
  • terminal
  • depot
  • fire station
  • police headquarters
  • station house
  • observation station
  • broadcasting station
  • police station
  • broadcast station

Antonyms

  • finish
  • unskillfulness
  • effortfulness
  • anode

Etymology

  • estacioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estation (Anglo-Norman)

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Rhymes with Station

  • 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 station?

Pronounce station as ˈsteɪʃən.

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Sentences with station


1. Noun, singular or mass
At seat level on the downhill end, set up the wash station.

Quotes about station


1. Remember He is the artist and you are only the picture. You can't see it. So quietly submit to be painted---i.e., keep fulfilling all the obvious duties of your station (you really know quite well enough what they are!), asking forgiveness for each failure and then leaving it alone.You are in the right way. Walk---don't keep on looking at it.
- C.S. Lewis, The Collected Letters of C. S. Lewis, Volume lll: Narnia, Cambridge, and Joy 1950-1963

2. Our individuality is all, all, that we have. There are those who barter it for security, those who repress it for what they believe is the betterment of the whole society, but blessed in the twinkle of the morning star is the one who nurtures it and rides it in, in grace and love and wit, from peculiar station to peculiar station along life's bittersweet route.
- Tom Robbins, Jitterbug Perfume

3. Consider non your superior, whatever their rank or station in life. Treat all fairly or they will seek revenge. Be careful with your money. Hold fast to your belief and others will listen."he continued at a slower pace, "of the affairs of love ... my only advice is to be honest. thats your most powerfull too to unlock a heart or gain forgiveness. that is all i have to say"Garrow to Roran p 64
- Christopher Paolini, Eragon

2. pay-station

noun. a coin-operated telephone.

Synonyms

  • pay-phone
  • phone
  • telephone set

Antonyms

  • consonant

3. station

verb. ['ˈsteɪʃən'] assign to a station.

Synonyms

  • garrison
  • fort
  • send
  • locate
  • post
  • site
  • displace
  • move

Antonyms

  • email
  • push
  • raise
  • pull

Etymology

  • estacioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estation (Anglo-Norman)

4. station

noun. ['ˈsteɪʃən'] proper or designated social situation.

Synonyms

  • social rank
  • social status
  • rank
  • social station
  • niche

Antonyms

  • divest
  • lose
  • stay
  • e-mail

Etymology

  • estacioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estation (Anglo-Norman)

5. station

noun. ['ˈsteɪʃən'] the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand.

Synonyms

  • bridgehead
  • outpost
  • lookout
  • post
  • outstation
  • observation post
  • position

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • front
  • back

Etymology

  • estacioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estation (Anglo-Norman)

6. station

noun. ['ˈsteɪʃən'] the frequency assigned to a broadcasting station.

Antonyms

  • opening

Etymology

  • estacioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estation (Anglo-Norman)

7. station

noun. ['ˈsteɪʃən'] (nautical) the location to which a ship or fleet is assigned for duty.

Synonyms

  • position

Antonyms

  • right
  • upgrade

Etymology

  • estacioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estation (Anglo-Norman)
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