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bailiwick

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of bailiwick

  1. a region of activity, knowledge, or influence <questions about organization of the fund drive are my bailiwick> Synonyms area, arena, field, barony, business, circle, demesne, department, discipline, domain, element, fief, fiefdom, firmament, front, game, kingdom, line, precinct, province, realm, specialty, sphere, terrain, walkRelated Words frontier; study, subject; territory, turf; occupation, profession, pursuit, racket, vocation; ambit, amplitude, breadth, compass, confine, dimension(s), extent, ken, reach, scope, sweep, width; subfield, subspecialty





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