Synonyms for notion

Synonyms for (noun) notion

Synonyms: notion

Definition: (usually plural) small personal articles or clothing or sewing items

Usage: buttons and needles are notions

Similar words: article

Definition: one of a class of artifacts

Usage: an article of clothing


Synonyms: notion

Definition: a general inclusive concept

Similar words: concept, conception, construct

Definition: an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances


Synonyms: feeling, opinion, notion, belief, impression

Definition: a vague idea in which some confidence is placed

Usage: his impression of her was favorable; what are your feelings about the crisis?; it strengthened my belief in his sincerity; I had a feeling that she was lying

Similar words: idea, thought

Definition: the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about

Usage: it was not a good idea; the thought never entered my mind


Synonyms: notion, whim, whimsey, whimsy

Definition: an odd or fanciful or capricious idea

Usage: the theatrical notion of disguise is associated with disaster in his stories; he had a whimsy about flying to the moon; whimsy can be humorous to someone with time to enjoy it

Similar words: idea, thought

Definition: the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about

Usage: it was not a good idea; the thought never entered my mind