Synonyms for determination

Synonyms for (noun) determination

Synonyms: determination, finding

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

Usage: the determination of molecular structures

Similar words: discovery, find, uncovering

Definition: the act of discovering something


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: selection, option, pick, choice

Definition: the act of choosing or selecting

Usage: your choice of colors was unfortunate; you can take your pick


Synonyms: determination, purpose

Definition: the quality of being determined to do or achieve something; firmness of purpose

Usage: his determination showed in his every movement; he is a man of purpose

Similar words: resoluteness, resolution, resolve, firmness, firmness of purpose

Definition: the trait of being resolute

Usage: his resoluteness carried him through the battle; it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work


Synonyms: determination

Definition: deciding or controlling something's outcome or nature

Usage: the determination of grammatical inflections

Similar words: deciding, decision making

Definition: the cognitive process of reaching a decision

Usage: a good executive must be good at decision making


Synonyms: conclusion, decision, determination

Definition: a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration

Usage: a decision unfavorable to the opposition; his conclusion took the evidence into account; satisfied with the panel's determination

Similar words: judgement, judgment, mind

Definition: an opinion formed by judging something

Usage: he was reluctant to make his judgment known; she changed her mind