# Synonyms for intersection

## Synonyms for (noun) **intersection**

**Synonyms:** intersection

**Definition:** the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)

**Similar words:** joining, connection, connexion

**Definition:** the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)

**Usage:** *the joining of hands around the table; there was a connection via the internet*

**Synonyms:** intersection, crossing, crossroad, crossway, carrefour

**Definition:** a junction where one street or road crosses another

**Similar words:** junction

**Definition:** the place where two or more things come together

**Synonyms:** convergence, intersection, overlap

**Definition:** a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena

**Usage:** *there was no overlap between their proposals*

**Similar words:** representation, internal representation, mental representation

**Definition:** a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image

**Synonyms:** intersection, intersection point, point of intersection

**Definition:** a point where lines intersect

**Similar words:** point

**Definition:** a geometric element that has position but no extension

**Usage:** *a point is defined by its coordinates*

**Synonyms:** product, Cartesian product, intersection

**Definition:** the set of elements common to two or more sets

**Usage:** *the set of red hats is the intersection of the set of hats and the set of red things*

**Similar words:** set

**Definition:** a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used

**Usage:** *a set of books; a set of golf clubs; a set of teeth*

**Synonyms:** intersection

**Definition:** a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations

**Similar words:** set

**Definition:** (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols

**Usage:** *the set of prime numbers is infinite*