Synonyms for orientation

Synonyms for (noun) orientation

Synonyms: orientation, orientation course

Definition: a course introducing a new situation or environment

Similar words: course, course of instruction, course of study, class

Definition: education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings

Usage: he took a course in basket weaving; flirting is not unknown in college classes


Synonyms: orientation

Definition: the act of orienting

Similar words: position, positioning, placement, locating, location, emplacement

Definition: the act of putting something in a certain place


Synonyms: orientation

Definition: a person's awareness of self with regard to position and time and place and personal relationships

Similar words: self-awareness

Definition: awareness of your own individuality


Synonyms: predilection, preference, orientation

Definition: a predisposition in favor of something

Usage: a predilection for expensive cars; his sexual preferences; showed a Marxist orientation

Similar words: predisposition

Definition: an inclination beforehand to interpret statements in a particular way


Synonyms: orientation

Definition: an integrated set of attitudes and beliefs

Similar words: attitude, mental attitude

Definition: a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways

Usage: he had the attitude that work was fun


Synonyms: orientation

Definition: position or alignment relative to points of the compass or other specific directions

Similar words: direction

Definition: the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves

Usage: he checked the direction and velocity of the wind