Search Synonyms for Word

Synonyms for situation

Synonyms for (noun) situation

Synonyms: berth, billet, spot, situation, position, post, place, office Definition: a job in an organization Usage: he occupied a post in the treasury

Similar words: business, job, line, line of work, occupation Definition: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money Usage: he's not in my line of business

Synonyms: site, situation Definition: physical position in relation to the surroundings Usage: the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides

Similar words: position, place Definition: the particular portion of space occupied by something Usage: he put the lamp back in its place

Synonyms: situation, position Definition: a condition or position in which you find yourself Usage: the unpleasant situation (or position) of having to choose between two evils; found herself in a very fortunate situation

Similar words: condition, status Definition: a state at a particular time Usage: a condition (or state) of disrepair; the current status of the arms negotiations

Synonyms: situation, state of affairs Definition: the general state of things; the combination of circumstances at a given time Usage: the present international situation is dangerous; wondered how such a state of affairs had come about; eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation- Franklin D.Roosevelt

Similar words: state Definition: the way something is with respect to its main attributes Usage: the current state of knowledge; his state of health; in a weak financial state

Synonyms: situation Definition: a complex or critical or unusual difficulty Usage: the dangerous situation developed suddenly; that's quite a situation; no human situation is simple

Similar words: difficulty Definition: a condition or state of affairs almost beyond one's ability to deal with and requiring great effort to bear or overcome Usage: grappling with financial difficulties