Synonyms for accession

Synonyms for (noun) accession

Synonyms: rise to power, accession

Definition: the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne)

Usage: Elizabeth's accession in 1558

Similar words: attainment

Definition: the act of achieving an aim

Usage: the attainment of independence

Synonyms: admission, admittance, access, accession, entree

Definition: the right to enter

Similar words: right

Definition: an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature

Usage: they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights; Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people- Eleanor Roosevelt; a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away

Synonyms: accession, assenting

Definition: agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly)

Usage: accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent; assenting to the Congressional determination

Similar words: agreement

Definition: the verbal act of agreeing

Synonyms: accession, addition

Definition: something added to what you already have

Usage: the librarian shelved the new accessions; he was a new addition to the staff

Similar words: acquisition

Definition: something acquired

Usage: a recent acquisition by the museum

Synonyms: accession

Definition: (civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement

Similar words: property right

Definition: the legal right of ownership

Synonyms: accession

Definition: a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group)

Usage: the art collection grew through accession

Similar words: increase, increment, growth

Definition: a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important

Usage: the increase in unemployment; the growth of population

Synonyms for (verb) accession

Synonyms: accession

Definition: make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library

Similar words: record, put down, enter

Definition: make a record of; set down in permanent form

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