Synonyms for analysis

Synonyms for (noun) analysis

Synonyms: analysis

Definition: an investigation of the component parts of a whole and their relations in making up the whole

Similar words: investigating, investigation

Definition: the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically

Synonyms: psychoanalysis, depth psychology, analysis

Definition: a set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders; based on the theories of Sigmund Freud

Usage: his physician recommended psychoanalysis

Similar words: psychotherapy

Definition: the treatment of mental or emotional problems by psychological means

Synonyms: analysis, analytic thinking

Definition: the abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts in order to study the parts and their relations

Similar words: abstract thought, logical thinking, reasoning

Definition: thinking that is coherent and logical

Synonyms: analysis

Definition: a branch of mathematics involving calculus and the theory of limits; sequences and series and integration and differentiation

Similar words: infinitesimal calculus, calculus

Definition: the branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions

Synonyms: analysis

Definition: a form of literary criticism in which the structure of a piece of writing is analyzed

Similar words: criticism, literary criticism

Definition: a written evaluation of a work of literature

Synonyms: analysis

Definition: the use of closed-class words instead of inflections: e.g., `the father of the bride' instead of `the bride's father'

Similar words: expressive style, style

Definition: a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period

Usage: all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper

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