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1. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function).

Synonyms

  • expansion
  • mapping
  • metric function
  • mathematical function
  • Kronecker delta
  • inverse function
  • isometry
  • operator
  • threshold function
  • exponential function
  • multinomial
  • polynomial
  • metric
  • trigonometric function
  • map
  • circular function
  • exponential
  • single-valued function
  • mathematical relation

Antonyms

  • front
  • back
  • left
  • right

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Trigonometric Function

  • malfunction
  • dysfunction
  • conjunction
  • compunction
  • injunction
  • junction

Example sentences of the word trigonometric-function


1. Noun Phrase
Determine which trigonometric function will work best for the design you are creating.

2. Noun Phrase
Calculate the inverse trigonometric function on the right side of the equation.

3. Noun Phrase
The tangent is one of the three basic trigonometric functions, the other two being sine and cosine.

4. Noun Phrase
Once you master trigonometric functions you can use them to form pictures or replicate naturally occurring shapes.

2. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] what something is used for.

Synonyms

  • use
  • raison d'etre
  • functional
  • purpose
  • nonfunctional
  • role
  • utility

Antonyms

  • functional
  • uselessness
  • inutility
  • strengthening

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

3. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group.

Synonyms

  • part
  • lieu
  • duty
  • stead
  • capacity
  • portfolio
  • office
  • role
  • hat
  • position
  • second fiddle

Antonyms

  • extraordinary
  • source program
  • object program
  • unbox

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

4. function

verb. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] perform as expected when applied.

Synonyms

  • serve
  • run
  • double
  • operate
  • work
  • go
  • service
  • roll

Antonyms

  • outside
  • inside
  • middle
  • end

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

5. function

verb. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] serve a purpose, role, or function.

Synonyms

  • answer
  • serve
  • prelude
  • act as
  • do
  • service

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • join
  • connect
  • attach

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

6. function

verb. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function.

Synonyms

  • officiate

Antonyms

  • downgrade
  • divest

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

7. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program.

Synonyms

  • utility routine
  • software system
  • procedure
  • routine
  • service routine
  • reusable routine
  • subroutine
  • recursive routine
  • program
  • library routine
  • tracing routine
  • programme
  • computer software
  • cataloged procedure
  • random number generator
  • executive routine
  • computer programme
  • subprogram
  • computer program
  • package
  • software package
  • contingency procedure
  • software
  • software program

Antonyms

  • weakening
  • contraction
  • decrease
  • deflation

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

8. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] a relation such that one thing is dependent on another.

Antonyms

  • disarrange

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

9. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] a formal or official social gathering or ceremony.

Synonyms

  • social affair

Antonyms

  • nonobservance
  • inattention

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

10. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] a vaguely specified social event.

Synonyms

  • fundraiser
  • affair
  • occasion
  • photo op
  • photo opportunity
  • ceremonial
  • celebration
  • party
  • ceremonial occasion
  • social event
  • ceremony
  • observance
  • jubilation
  • sleepover
  • social occasion

Antonyms

  • nondriver
  • unrhythmical
  • informal
  • nonconformity

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)
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