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Hypernyms of the noun alternation

More generic words for the noun alternation, that have fewer characters:

  1. action (6 letter word)
    • plural: actions
    • related terms: hyperaction, hyperactive, nonaction, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonactive, proaction, self-action, self-actor, self-active, subaction, inaction, inactive, exaction, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exactive, exactly, transaction, transactor, Transactive, coaction, counteraction, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteractive, interaction, Interactor, interactant, interactive, overaction, Overactor, overactive, preaction, reaction, reactional, reactionism, reactionist, retroaction, retroactive, underaction, underactor, underactive, under-action, actional, Actionee, Actionism, actionist, actionless, actionable, actioner, actionize
  2. activity (8 letter word)
    • plural: activities
    • related terms: bioactivity, Bioactivate, Bioactivation, hyperactivity, hyperaction, hyperactive, hypoactivity, hypoactive, nonactivity, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonaction, nonactive, Proactivity, Psychoactivity, self-activity, self-actor, self-action, self-active, superactivity, superactive, inactivity, inaction, inactive, coactivity, Coactivation, counteractivity, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, interactivity, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, overactivity, Overactor, overaction, overactive, photoactivity, photoactive, preactivity, Preactivation, reactivity, Reactivable, reactivate, reactivation, retroactivity, retroaction, retroactive, underactivity, underactor, underaction, underactive, activism, activist, activable, activate, activize, activation
  3. film (4 letter word, the shortest hypernym for alternation)
  4. order (5 letter word)
    • plural: orders
    • related terms: Metaorder, quasiorder, suborder, superorder, Inorder, co-order, counterorder, disorder, foreorder, misorder, overorder, postorder, preorder, reorder, Reorderer, Underorder, orderless, orderable, orderer, orderly
  5. ordering (8 letter word)
    • plural: orderings
    • related terms: disordering, disorder, preordering, reordering, Reorderer, orderless, orderable, orderer, orderly
  6. repeat (6 letter word)
    • plural: repeats
    • related terms: nonrepeat, Nonrepeatable, nonrepeater, Autorepeat, misrepeat, re-repeat, repeatal, repeatable, repeater
  7. repetition (10 letter word)
    • plural: repetitions
    • related terms: nonrepetition, nonrepetitious, nonrepetitive, self-repetition, repetitious, repetitive
  8. sequence (8 letter word)
  9. series (6 letter word)
    • related terms: miniseries, Miniserial, subseries, Preseries, serial, seriate, serious, seriation
  10. succession (10 letter word)
    • plural: successions
    • related terms: nonsuccession, nonsuccessful, nonsuccessive, successful, Successism, successless, successor, successive

More generic words for the noun alternation, that have the same number of characters:

  1. acquisition (11 letter word)
    • plural: acquisitions
    • related terms: Nonacquisition, proacquisition, self-acquisition, superacquisition, preacquisition, preacquisitive, reacquisition, acquisitor, acquisitive

More generic phrases for the noun alternation:

  1. natural action (14 character phrase)
  2. natural process (15 character phrase)
  3. photographic film (17 character phrase)
  4. temporal arrangement (20 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for alternation)
  5. temporal order (14 character phrase)

Related words for the term alternation, that have fewer characters:

  1. beat (4 letter word)
  2. chain (5 letter word)
    • inflections: chained, chaining, chains
    • related terms: unchain, unchainable, inchain, Cochain, interchain, Intrachain, rechain, Subchain, chainage, chainette, chainless, chainlet, chainlike, chainer, chainman, Chainwise
  3. coaction (8 letter word)
  4. engagement (10 letter word)
    • related terms: counterengagement, disengagement, preengagement, pre-engagement, reengagement, re-engagement, engagee, engager, Engagor
  5. exchange (8 letter word)
    • inflections: exchanged, exchanging, exchanges
    • related terms: interexchange, Photoexchange, preexchange, pre-exchange, reexchange, re-exchange, exchangee, exchanger
  6. interplay (9 letter word)
    • inflections: interplayed, interplaying, interplays
  7. mesh (4 letter word)
  8. meshing (7 letter word)
  9. meter (5 letter word)
    • inflections: metered, metering, meters
    • related terms: demeter, cryometer, E-Meter, hydrometer, macrometer, micrometer, photometer, submeter, telemeter, meterage, meterless, metership, meterable, meterman
  10. mutuality (9 letter word)
    • related terms: commutuality, commutual, mutualism, mutualist, mutualness, Mutualy, mutualise, mutualize, mutualisation, mutualization, mutually
  11. pulsation (9 letter word)
    • related terms: micropulsation, pulsatance, pulsator, pulsative
  12. recurrence (10 letter word)
    • related terms: recurrer, recurrent
  13. return (6 letter word)
    • inflections: returned, returning, returns
    • related terms: prereturn, re-return, returnee, returnless, returnable, returner
  14. reversion (9 letter word)
    • related terms: Photoreversion, reversal, reversify, Reversine, reversist, reversable, reversible, reverser, reversive
  15. rhythm (6 letter word)
    • related terms: Counterrhythm, rhythmal, rhythmic, rhythmics, rhythmist, Rhythmite, rhythmless, rhythmize, rhythmization
  16. rotation (8 letter word)
    • related terms: circumrotation, circumrotate, Derotation, autorotation, autorotate, corotation, corotate, contrarotation, malrotation, Microrotation, Prerotation, rotatable, rotator, rotative
  17. row (3 letter word)
    • inflections: rowed, rowing, rows
    • related terms: arow, unrow, a-row, outrow, rerow, rowen, rowlet, rowy, rowable, rower, rowty
  18. seesaw (6 letter word)
    • inflections: seesawed, seesawing, seesaws
  19. seesawing (9 letter word)
  20. sequel (6 letter word)
    • related term: sequelant
  21. shifting (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unshifting, unshifty, unshiftable, intershifting, upshifting, shiftage, Shiftee, shiftful, shiftless, Shiftlike, shifty, shiftable, shifter, shiftman
  22. shuffling (9 letter word)
  23. teeter (6 letter word)
    • inflections: teetered, teetering, teeters
    • related terms: ateeter, teetery, teeterer
  24. teetering (9 letter word)
    • related terms: teetery, teeterer
  25. tottering (9 letter word)
    • related terms: untottering, totterish, tottery, totterer
  26. train (5 letter word)
    • inflections: trained, training, trains
    • related terms: detrain, detrainment, untrain, untrainable, distrain, distrainee, distrainment, distrainable, distrainer, distrainor, mistrain, overtrain, pretrain, retrain, retrainee, retrainable, Retrainer, undertrain, uptrain, trainage, trainee, trainful, trainless, Trainlike, trainy, trainable, trainer, trainant, trainman
  27. transposal (10 letter word)
    • related terms: Retrotransposal, transposable, transposer, transposition, transpositive
  28. undulation (10 letter word)
    • related terms: circumundulation, circumundulate, reundulation, reundulate, unduloid, unduly, undulate, undulance, undulous, undulant, undulative
  29. variation (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unvariation, unvariable, unvariant, covariation, covariable, covariate, covariance, covariant, intervariation, Microvariation, overvariation, prevariation, variator, variatious, variative
  30. wavering (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unwavering, wavery, waverable, waverer, waverous
  31. wigwag (6 letter word)
    • inflections: wigwagged, wigwagging, wigwags

Related words for the term alternation, that have the same number of characters:

  1. commutation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: commutable, commutate, commuter, commutant, Commutive, commutative
  2. concurrence (11 letter word)
    • related terms: preconcurrence, preconcurrent, concurrent
  3. consecution (11 letter word)
    • related term: consecutive
  4. cooperation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: cooperage, cooperite, coopery, cooperate, cooperant, cooperative
  5. fluctuation (11 letter word)
  6. interaction (11 letter word)
  7. interchange (11 letter word)
    • inflections: interchanged, interchanging, interchanges
    • related terms: preinterchange, reinterchange, interchanger
  8. intercourse (11 letter word)
    • related term: preintercourse
  9. interlacing (11 letter word)
    • related terms: interlacery, interlacer
  10. oscillation (11 letter word)
  11. pendulation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: penduline, pendulate, pendulous, pendulant
  12. periodicity (11 letter word)
    • related terms: aperiodicity, aperiodic, periodic, Periodlike, periodate, periodize, periodization
  13. permutation (11 letter word)
  14. progression (11 letter word)
    • related terms: progressism, progressist, progresser, progressor, progressive
  15. reciprocity (11 letter word)
    • related terms: irreciprocity, irreciprocal, reciprocal, reciprocable, reciprocate, reciprocant, reciprocation, reciprocative
  16. retaliation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: retaliate, retaliative
  17. seasonality (11 letter word)
    • related terms: seasonal, seasonless, seasonable, seasoner
  18. vacillation (11 letter word)
  19. vicissitude (11 letter word)

Related words for the term alternation, that have more characters:

  1. counterchange (13 letter word)
    • inflections: counterchanged, counterchanging, counterchanges
  2. cyclicalness (12 letter word)
    • related terms: cyclical, cyclicism, cyclicity, cyclicly
  3. intercommunication (18 letter word)
    • related terms: intercommunal, intercommuner, intercommunity
  4. intermeshing (12 letter word)
  5. intermittence (13 letter word)
    • related terms: intermitter, intermittor, intermittent
  6. intermittency (13 letter word)
    • related terms: intermittence, intermitter, intermittor, intermittent
  7. intermutation (13 letter word)
  8. intertwining (12 letter word)
  9. interweaving (12 letter word)
    • related term: interweaver
  10. interworking (12 letter word)
  11. periodicalness (14 letter word)
    • related terms: periodical, periodicity
  12. reappearance (12 letter word)
  13. reciprocality (13 letter word)
    • related terms: reciprocal, reciprocable, reciprocate, reciprocant, reciprocation, reciprocity, reciprocative
  14. reciprocation (13 letter word)
    • related terms: reciprocal, reciprocable, reciprocate, reciprocant, reciprocity, reciprocative
  15. reoccurrence (12 letter word)
  16. transposition (13 letter word)
  17. subalternation (14 letter word)
    • related terms: subalternate, subalternant, subalternity
  18. coalternation (13 letter word)
    • related terms: coalternate, coalternative
  19. alternate (9 letter word)
    • related terms: subalternate, subalternant, subalternation, subalternity, coalternate, coalternation, coalternative, subalternant, subalternation, subalternity, alternance, alternize, alternant, alternation, alternity, alternative
  20. alternance (10 letter word)
    • related terms: alternate, alternize, alternant, alternation, alternity, alternative
  21. alternize (9 letter word)
    • related terms: alternate, alternance, alternant, alternation, alternity, alternative
  22. alternant (9 letter word)
    • related terms: subalternant, subalternate, subalternation, subalternity, subalternate, subalternation, subalternity, alternate, alternance, alternize, alternation, alternity, alternative
  23. alternity (9 letter word)
    • related terms: subalternity, subalternate, subalternant, subalternation, subalternate, subalternant, subalternation, alternate, alternance, alternize, alternant, alternation, alternative
  24. alternative (11 letter word)
    • related terms: Nonalternative, quasi-alternative, Unalternative, coalternative, coalternate, coalternation, alternate, alternance, alternize, alternant, alternation, alternity

Related phrases for the term alternation, that have fewer characters:

  1. cross fire (10 character phrase)
  2. sine wave (9 character phrase)

Related phrase for the term alternation, that has the same number of characters:

  1. tit for tat (11 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term alternation, that have more characters:

  1. Lissajous figure (16 character phrase)
  2. battledore and shuttlecock (26 character phrase)
  3. coming and going (16 character phrase)
  4. complementary distribution (26 character phrase)
  5. ebb and flow (12 character phrase)
  6. flux and reflux (15 character phrase)
  7. lex talionis (12 character phrase)
  8. measure for measure (19 character phrase)
  9. mutual admiration (17 character phrase)
  10. mutual support (14 character phrase)
  11. mutual transfer (15 character phrase)
  12. pendulum motion (15 character phrase)
  13. piston motion (13 character phrase)
  14. quid pro quo (12 character phrase)
  15. regular wave motion (19 character phrase)
  16. rhythmic play (13 character phrase)
  17. something for something (23 character phrase)
  18. ups and downs (13 character phrase)

Other related term for the term alternation, that has fewer characters:

  1. to-and-fro (10 character term)

Other related terms for the term alternation, that have more characters:

  1. back-and-forth (14 character term)
  2. give-and-take (13 character term)
  3. teeter-totter (13 character term)
  4. teeter-tottering (16 character term)
    • related term: teeter-totter

Phrases with Alternation

  1. alternation of generations

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