Synonyms for (noun) making

Synonyms: making, fashioning, devising

Definition: the act that results in something coming to be

Usage: the devising of plans; the fashioning of pots and pans; the making of measurements; it was already in the making

Similar words: production

Definition: the act or process of producing something

Usage: Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous; the production of white blood cells


Synonyms: making

Definition: (usually plural) the components needed for making or doing something

Usage: the recipe listed all the makings for a chocolate cake

Similar words: component, element, constituent

Definition: an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system

Usage: spare components for cars; a component or constituent element of a system


Synonyms: making, qualification

Definition: an attribute that must be met or complied with and that fits a person for something

Usage: her qualifications for the job are excellent; one of the qualifications for admission is an academic degree; she has the makings of fine musician

Similar words: fitness, fittingness

Definition: the quality of being suitable

Usage: they had to prove their fitness for the position