expansion - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate expansion

expansion is hyphenated as ex-pan-sion

How to pronounce expansion

expansion is pronounced ɪk´s p ănʃən

Number of syllables in expansion

The number of syllables in expansion is 3

What part of speech in expansion?

expansion is a noun

How common in the word expansion?

expansion is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does expansion convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'expansion'

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Common collocations before 'expansion'

around, first, further, great, has, like, long, most, need, new, part, seem, set, single, two

Common collocations of 'expansion'

already, also, around, back, between, first, force, form, full, further, great, has, later, like, long, million, mode, most, need, new, off, over, part, put, saw, seem, set, single, start, two

Words with similar spelling to expansion

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Synonyms of 'expansion'

access, accession, accomplishment, accretion, accrual, accumulation, acreage, addition, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, amplification, amplitude, appreciation, area, ascent, attenuation, augmentation, ballyhoo, big talk, body, boom, boost, breadth, broadcast, broadcasting, bulk, burlesque, business cycle, bust, caliber, caricature, circumfusion, continuum, coverage, crescendo, crisis, depression, depth, development, diameter, diffraction, diffusion, dilatation, dilation, dilution, dimension, dispensation, dispersal, dispersion, dissipation, distance, distention, distribution, divergence, downturn, economic cycle, edema, elaboration, elevation, enlargement, evaporation, evolution, exaggeration, excess, exorbitance, expanse, explication, extension, extent, extravagance, extreme, field, flood, flourishing, flowering, fragmentation, furtherance, gain, gauge, girth, grandiloquence, growth, gush, height, hike, hyperbole, hyperbolism, increase, increment, inflation, inordinacy, jump, leap, length, Low, magnification, magnitude, Mass, maturation, measure, measurement, mounting, multiplication, nothingness, outer space, overemphasis, overkill, profuseness, progress, progression, proliferation, propagation, proportion, prosperity, publication, puffery, radiation, radius, raise, range, reach, recession, recovery, rise, scale, scattering, scope, sensationalism, size, slowdown, slump, space, sphere, splay, spread, sprinkling, stretch, superlative, surface, surge, swelling, tract, travesty, up, upsurge, upswing, uptrend, upturn, void, volume, width

Common Conjunction Collocations of expansion

and, but, either, minus, neither, nor, or, plus, yet, Nor

Lists containing expansion

Synonyms of 'access'
Synonyms of 'accession'
Synonyms of 'accomplishment'
Synonyms of 'accumulation'
Synonyms of 'acreage'
Synonyms of 'addition'
Synonyms of 'adjunct'
Synonyms of 'advance'
Synonyms of 'advancement'
Synonyms of 'amplification'
Synonyms of 'amplitude'
Synonyms of 'appreciation'
Synonyms of 'area'
Synonyms of 'ascent'
Synonyms of 'ballyhoo'
Synonyms of 'big talk'
Synonyms of 'body'
Synonyms of 'boom'
Synonyms of 'boost'
Synonyms of 'breadth'
Synonyms of 'broadcast'
Synonyms of 'broadcasting'
Synonyms of 'bulk'
Synonyms of 'burlesque'
Synonyms of 'business cycle'
Synonyms of 'bust'
Synonyms of 'caliber'
Synonyms of 'calibrate'
Synonyms of 'caricature'
Synonyms of 'comment'
Synonyms of 'continuum'
Synonyms of 'crescendo'
Synonyms of 'crisis'
Synonyms of 'depression'
Synonyms of 'depth'
Synonyms of 'development'
Synonyms of 'diameter'
Synonyms of 'diffraction'
Synonyms of 'dilation'
Synonyms of 'dimension'
Synonyms of 'dispensation'
Synonyms of 'dispersal'
Synonyms of 'dispersion'
Synonyms of 'dissipation'
Synonyms of 'distance'
Synonyms of 'distribution'
Synonyms of 'divergence'
Synonyms of 'downturn'
Synonyms of 'edema'
Synonyms of 'elaboration'
Synonyms of 'elevation'
Synonyms of 'enlargement'
Synonyms of 'evaporation'
Synonyms of 'excess'
Synonyms of 'exorbitance'
Synonyms of 'expanse'
Synonyms of 'explosion'
Synonyms of 'extension'
Synonyms of 'extent'
Synonyms of 'extravagance'
Synonyms of 'extreme'
Synonyms of 'field'
Synonyms of 'flare'
Synonyms of 'flood'
Synonyms of 'flowering'
Common Noun Collocations of bulbous
Common Adjective Collocations of boredom
Common Noun Collocations of colonial
Common Noun Collocations of deepening
Common Noun Collocations of explosive
Common Noun Collocations of eastward
Common Noun Collocations of freezing
Common Noun Collocations of facilities
Common Noun Collocations of fueled
Common Noun Collocations of gradual
Common Noun Collocations of halt
Common Noun Collocations of imperial
Common Noun Collocations of indefinite
Common Noun Collocations of joints
Common Noun Collocations of linear
Common Noun Collocations of loophole
Common Noun Collocations of massive
Common Noun Collocations of monetary
Common Noun Collocations of overseas
Common Noun Collocations of oversaw
Common Noun Collocations of pace
Common Noun Collocations of productive
Common Noun Collocations of programme
Common Noun Collocations of quadruple
Common Noun Collocations of quadriceps
Common Adjective Collocations of quadruple
Common Noun Collocations of rapid
Common Noun Collocations of slot
Common Noun Collocations of tourist
Common Noun Collocations of triple
Common Noun Collocations of thinning
Common Noun Collocations of thermal
Common Noun Collocations of tendons
Common Noun Collocations of territorial
Common Adjective Collocations of triple
Common Noun Collocations of unprecedented
Common Noun Collocations of unequal
Common Noun Collocations of underwent
Common Noun Collocations of upgrades
Common Noun Collocations of upgrading