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1. translation

noun. ['trænzˈleɪʃən, trænˈsleɪʃən'] a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language.

Synonyms

  • trot
  • caption
  • retroversion
  • subtitle
  • supertitle
  • crib
  • pony
  • version
  • rendering
  • surtitle
  • interlingual rendition
  • written record
  • written account

Antonyms

  • weakening
  • overgarment
  • veer
  • back

Etymology

  • translatio (Latin)
  • trans- (Latin)

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Rhymes with Translation

  • 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

Sentences with translation


1. Noun, singular or mass
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Quotes about translation


1. Translation is the art of failure.
- Umberto Eco

2. silence is the language of god, all else is poor translation.
- Rumi

3. Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
- Robert Frost

2. translation

noun. ['trænzˈleɪʃən, trænˈsleɪʃən'] a uniform movement without rotation.

Synonyms

  • displacement
  • change of location
  • travel

Antonyms

  • stay
  • fall
  • levitation
  • gravitation

Etymology

  • translatio (Latin)
  • trans- (Latin)

3. translation

noun. ['trænzˈleɪʃən, trænˈsleɪʃən'] the act of changing in form or shape or appearance.

Synonyms

  • metamorphosis
  • alteration
  • transmogrification
  • transformation
  • transfiguration
  • permutation
  • change of integrity

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • increase
  • acceleration
  • deceleration

Etymology

  • translatio (Latin)
  • trans- (Latin)

4. translation

noun. ['trænzˈleɪʃən, trænˈsleɪʃən'] (genetics) the process whereby genetic information coded in messenger RNA directs the formation of a specific protein at a ribosome in the cytoplasm.

Synonyms

  • organic process

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger

Etymology

  • translatio (Latin)
  • trans- (Latin)

5. translation

noun. ['trænzˈleɪʃən, trænˈsleɪʃən'] (mathematics) a transformation in which the origin of the coordinate system is moved to another position but the direction of each axis remains the same.

Antonyms

  • ride

Etymology

  • translatio (Latin)
  • trans- (Latin)

6. translation

noun. ['trænzˈleɪʃən, trænˈsleɪʃən'] the act of uniform movement.

Synonyms

  • movement
  • motion
  • move

Antonyms

  • rising trot
  • normality
  • antitype
  • nonpayment

Etymology

  • translatio (Latin)
  • trans- (Latin)

7. translation

noun. ['trænzˈleɪʃən, trænˈsleɪʃən'] rewording something in less technical terminology.

Synonyms

  • paraphrase

Antonyms

  • tightening
  • loosening

Etymology

  • translatio (Latin)
  • trans- (Latin)
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