Synonyms for designation

Synonyms for (noun) designation

Synonyms: identification, designation

Definition: the act of designating or identifying something

Similar words: determination, finding

Definition: the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation

Usage: the determination of molecular structures


Synonyms: assignment, appointment, designation, naming

Definition: the act of putting a person into a non-elective position

Usage: the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee

Similar words: conclusion, determination, decision

Definition: the act of making up your mind about something

Usage: the burden of decision was his; he drew his conclusions quickly


Synonyms: appellation, appellative, denomination, designation

Definition: identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others

Similar words: name

Definition: a language unit by which a person or thing is known

Usage: his name really is George Washington; those are two names for the same thing