Synonyms for precipitate

Synonyms for (noun) precipitate

Synonyms: precipitate

Definition: a precipitated solid substance in suspension or after settling or filtering

Similar words: solid

Definition: matter that is solid at room temperature and pressure

Synonyms for (verb) precipitate

Synonyms: precipitate

Definition: separate as a fine suspension of solid particles

Similar words: turn, change state

Definition: undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

Usage: We turned from Socialism to Capitalism; The people turned against the President when he stole the election


Synonyms: precipitate

Definition: hurl or throw violently

Usage: The bridge broke and precipitated the train into the river below

Similar words: cast, hurl, hurtle

Definition: throw forcefully


Synonyms: precipitate

Definition: bring about abruptly

Usage: The crisis precipitated by Russia's revolution

Similar words: set up, effect, effectuate

Definition: produce

Usage: The scientists set up a shock wave


Synonyms: precipitate

Definition: fall vertically, sharply, or headlong

Usage: Our economy precipitated into complete ruin

Similar words: go down, come down, fall, descend

Definition: move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way

Usage: The temperature is going down; The barometer is falling; The curtain fell on the diva; Her hand went up and then fell again

Synonyms for (adjective) precipitate

Synonyms: hasty, overhasty, precipitant, precipitate, precipitous

Definition: done with very great haste and without due deliberation

Usage: hasty marriage seldom proveth well- Shakespeare; hasty makeshifts take the place of planning- Arthur Geddes; rejected what was regarded as an overhasty plan for reconversion; wondered whether they had been rather precipitate in deposing the king

Similar words: hurried

Definition: moving rapidly or performed quickly or in great haste

Usage: a hurried trip to the store; the hurried life of a city; a hurried job