Synonyms for oscillation

Synonyms for (noun) oscillation

Synonyms: oscillation, cycle

Definition: a single complete execution of a periodically repeated phenomenon

Usage: a year constitutes a cycle of the seasons

Similar words: periodic event, recurrent event

Definition: an event that recurs at intervals


Synonyms: vibration, oscillation

Definition: (physics) a regular periodic variation in value about a mean

Similar words: undulation, wave

Definition: (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth


Synonyms: oscillation

Definition: the process of oscillating between states

Similar words: natural action, natural process, action, activity

Definition: a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)

Usage: the action of natural forces; volcanic activity