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disposal

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of disposal

  1. 1 the getting rid of whatever is unwanted or useless <trash disposal is on Wednesday in our neighborhood> Synonyms discarding, disposition, dumping, jettison, junking, removal, riddance, scrapping, throwing away Related Words clearance, clearing; decimation, demolishment, demolition, destruction Near Antonyms accumulation, acquirement, acquisition, collection, deposit, gathering

  2. 2 the way objects in space or events in time are arranged or follow one another <the disposal of troops along the ridge> Synonyms arrangement, array, order, disposition, distribution, ordering, sequence, setupRelated Words continuity; precedence, priority; chain, procession, progression, succession; series; aligning (also alining), alignment (also alinement), lining up; design, layout, pattern, structure, systemNear Antonyms confusion, disorder, disorganization, disruption, upset; disconnection, disjointedness




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