Synonyms for station

Synonyms for (noun) station

Synonyms: station

Definition: a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose

Usage: he started looking for a gas station; the train pulled into the station

Similar words: facility, installation

Definition: a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry

Usage: the assembly plant is an enormous facility


Synonyms: station

Definition: the frequency assigned to a broadcasting station

Similar words: radio frequency

Definition: an electromagnetic wave frequency between audio and infrared


Synonyms: station, post

Definition: the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand

Usage: a soldier manned the entrance post; a sentry station

Similar words: position, place

Definition: the particular portion of space occupied by something

Usage: he put the lamp back in its place


Synonyms: station

Definition: (nautical) the location to which a ship or fleet is assigned for duty

Similar words: position, place

Definition: the particular portion of space occupied by something

Usage: he put the lamp back in its place


Synonyms: station, place

Definition: proper or designated social situation

Usage: he overstepped his place; the responsibilities of a man in his station; married above her station

Similar words: rank, social rank, social station, social status

Definition: position in a social hierarchy

Usage: the British are more aware of social status than Americans are

Synonyms for (verb) station

Synonyms: station, send, place, post

Definition: assign to a station

Similar words: displace, move

Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant