Synonyms for map

Synonyms for (noun) map

Synonyms: map

Definition: a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)

Similar words: representation

Definition: a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something


Synonyms: map, mapping, mathematical function, function, single-valued function

Definition: (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)

Similar words: mathematical relation

Definition: a relation between mathematical expressions (such as equality or inequality)

Synonyms for (verb) map

Synonyms: represent, map

Definition: to establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets)

Similar words: transpose, permute, commute

Definition: change the order or arrangement of

Usage: Dyslexics often transpose letters in a word


Synonyms: map

Definition: explore or survey for the purpose of making a map

Usage: We haven't even begun to map the many galaxies that we know exist

Similar words: explore

Definition: travel to or penetrate into

Usage: explore unknown territory in biology


Synonyms: map

Definition: make a map of; show or establish the features of details of

Usage: map the surface of Venus

Similar words: represent, interpret

Definition: create an image or likeness of

Usage: The painter represented his wife as a young girl


Synonyms: map

Definition: depict as if on a map

Usage: sorrow was mapped on the mother's face

Similar words: render, picture, show, depict

Definition: show in, or as in, a picture

Usage: This scene depicts country life; the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting


Synonyms: map, map out

Definition: plan, delineate, or arrange in detail

Usage: map one's future

Similar words: contrive, design, project, plan

Definition: make or work out a plan for; devise

Usage: They contrived to murder their boss; design a new sales strategy; plan an attack


Synonyms: map

Definition: locate within a specific region of a chromosome in relation to known DNA or gene sequences

Usage: map the genes

Similar words: locate, situate

Definition: determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey

Usage: Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space; Locate the boundaries of the property