Antonyms

1. out-of-bounds

adjective. outside the foul lines.

Antonyms

  • free

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Rhymes with Theory Of Evolution

  • redistribution
  • electrocution
  • counterrevolution
  • distribution
  • contribution
  • substitution
  • retribution
  • prostitution
  • prosecution
  • constitution
  • restitution
  • persecution
  • lilliputian
  • institution
  • execution
  • attribution
  • revolution
  • resolution
  • elocution
  • dissolution
  • diminution
  • devolution
  • confucian
  • andalusian
  • absolution
  • solution
  • pollution
  • dilution
  • aleutian
  • shooshan

Sentences with theory-of-evolution


1. Noun Phrase
The theory of evolution is the single biggest point of controversy generated by modern biological science.

2. Noun Phrase
Darwin’s theory of evolution stemmed largely from his observations of Galapagos birds.

2. out-of-bounds

adjective. barred to a designated group.

Synonyms

  • off-limits

Antonyms

  • unclassified
  • unconfined

3. theory-based

adjective. based in theory rather than experiment.

Synonyms

  • theoretic

Antonyms

  • applied
  • data-based

4. out-of-town

adjective. happening in or being of another town or city.

Antonyms

  • near

5. tug-of-war

noun. any hard struggle between equally matched groups.

Synonyms

  • battle
  • conflict

Antonyms

  • defend
  • agreement
  • keep

6. evolution

noun. ['ˌɛvəˈluːʃən, ˌiːvəˈluːʃən, ˌɛvoʊˈluːʃən, ˌiːvoʊˈluːʃən'] a process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage).

Synonyms

  • growth
  • unfolding
  • assibilation
  • flowering
  • process
  • physical process
  • development

Antonyms

  • katamorphism
  • anovulation
  • nondevelopment
  • ovulation

Etymology

  • evolutio (Latin)
  • evolutus (Latin)

7. evolution

noun. ['ˌɛvəˈluːʃən, ˌiːvəˈluːʃən, ˌɛvoʊˈluːʃən, ˌiːvoʊˈluːʃən'] (biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms.

Synonyms

  • anamorphism
  • organic process
  • biological process
  • emergent evolution
  • organic evolution
  • microevolution
  • anthropogeny
  • anamorphosis
  • phylogenesis
  • phylogeny
  • anthropogenesis
  • macroevolution

Antonyms

  • development
  • moderating
  • cenogenesis
  • palingenesis

Etymology

  • evolutio (Latin)
  • evolutus (Latin)

8. theory

noun. ['ˈθɪri, ˈθiːɝi'] a well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world; an organized system of accepted knowledge that applies in a variety of circumstances to explain a specific set of phenomena.

Synonyms

  • structural anthropology
  • reductionism
  • atomic theory
  • holistic theory
  • law of nature
  • theory of preformation
  • possibility
  • atomist theory
  • field theory
  • law
  • scientific theory
  • explanation
  • atomism
  • atomistic theory
  • preformation
  • holism
  • hypothesis
  • blastogenesis
  • structural sociology
  • economic theory

Antonyms

  • atomism
  • corpuscular theory of light
  • wave theory
  • wave theory of light

Etymology

  • theoria (Latin)
  • θεωρία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

9. theory

noun. ['ˈθɪri, ˈθiːɝi'] a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena.

Synonyms

  • supposition
  • historicism
  • hypothesis
  • possibility
  • conception
  • model
  • theoretical account
  • supposal
  • concept
  • gemmule
  • framework
  • speculation
  • conjecture
  • construct
  • assumption

Antonyms

  • synthesis
  • impossible
  • impossibility
  • nonexistence

Etymology

  • theoria (Latin)
  • θεωρία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

10. theory

noun. ['ˈθɪri, ˈθiːɝi'] a belief that can guide behavior.

Synonyms

  • egoism
  • jumble
  • patchwork
  • belief

Antonyms

  • possible
  • nonbeing
  • civil law
  • international law

Etymology

  • theoria (Latin)
  • θεωρία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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