Synonyms for performance

Synonyms for (noun) performance

Synonyms: performance

Definition: any recognized accomplishment

Usage: they admired his performance under stress; when Roger Maris powered four home runs in one game his performance merits awe

Similar words: accomplishment, achievement

Definition: the action of accomplishing something


Synonyms: performance, carrying into action, carrying out, execution

Definition: the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it

Usage: they criticised his performance as mayor; experience generally improves performance

Similar words: action

Definition: something done (usually as opposed to something said)

Usage: there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions


Synonyms: performance

Definition: the act of presenting a play or a piece of music or other entertainment

Usage: we congratulated him on his performance at the rehearsal; an inspired performance of Mozart's C minor concerto

Similar words: demonstration, presentation, presentment

Definition: a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view

Usage: the presentation of new data; he gave the customer a demonstration


Synonyms: performance, public presentation

Definition: a dramatic or musical entertainment

Usage: they listened to ten different performances; the play ran for 100 performances; the frequent performances of the symphony testify to its popularity

Similar words: show

Definition: a social event involving a public performance or entertainment

Usage: they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway


Synonyms: operation, performance, functioning

Definition: process or manner of functioning or operating

Usage: the power of its engine determines its operation; the plane's operation in high winds; they compared the cooking performance of each oven; the jet's performance conformed to high standards

Similar words: physical process, process

Definition: a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states

Usage: events now in process; the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls