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federation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of federation

  1. an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection <the new organization is a federation of existing organizations that were all dedicated to preserving Civil War battlefields> Synonyms alliance, axis, bloc, block, coalition, combination, combine, confederation, confederacy, league, unionRelated Words cabal, conspiracy, junto; cartel, syndicate, trust; faction, front, fusion, side, wing; association, group, organization; affiliation, cooperative, partnership; circuit, conference





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