Synonyms for precipitation

Synonyms for (noun) precipitation

Synonyms: precipitation, hurriedness, hurry, haste, hastiness

Definition: overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)

Usage: he soon regretted his haste

Similar words: fastness, speed, swiftness

Definition: a rate (usually rapid) at which something happens

Usage: the project advanced with gratifying speed


Synonyms: precipitation

Definition: an unexpected acceleration or hastening

Usage: he is responsible for the precipitation of his own demise

Similar words: acceleration

Definition: an increase in rate of change

Usage: modern science caused an acceleration of cultural change


Synonyms: precipitation

Definition: the act of casting down or falling headlong from a height

Similar words: fall, drop

Definition: a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity

Usage: it was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height


Synonyms: downfall, precipitation

Definition: the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)

Similar words: weather, weather condition, atmospheric condition, conditions

Definition: the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation

Usage: they were hoping for good weather; every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception; the conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow


Synonyms: precipitation

Definition: the process of forming a chemical precipitate

Similar words: chemical action, chemical change, chemical process

Definition: (chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved


Synonyms: precipitation

Definition: the quantity of water falling to earth at a specific place within a specified period of time

Usage: the storm brought several inches of precipitation

Similar words: indefinite quantity

Definition: an estimated quantity