Synonyms for criticism

Synonyms for (noun) criticism

Synonyms: criticism, critique

Definition: a serious examination and judgment of something

Usage: constructive criticism is always appreciated

Similar words: critical analysis, critical appraisal

Definition: an appraisal based on careful analytical evaluation


Synonyms: criticism, literary criticism

Definition: a written evaluation of a work of literature

Similar words: piece of writing, writing, written material

Definition: the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect)

Usage: the writing in her novels is excellent; that editorial was a fine piece of writing


Synonyms: criticism, unfavorable judgment

Definition: disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings

Usage: the senator received severe criticism from his opponent

Similar words: disapproval

Definition: the expression of disapproval