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station

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of station

  1. to assign to a place or position <stationed guards around the perimeter of the encampment> Synonyms detail, {h,2}postRelated Words set; appoint; place, position




station

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of station

  1. 1 the place where someone is assigned to stand or remain <the soldiers remained at their station even though a huge enemy force was approaching> Synonyms position, post, quarter Related Words assignment, brief, business, charge, detail, job, operation

  2. 2 a regular stopping place <the historic house was once a station on the Underground Railroad, the network that helped slaves reach freedom in the North> Synonyms stop, way station Related Words depot, terminal; layover, stopover; outstation

  3. 3 the placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement <in colonial America, women occupied the lowest station in society and were not allowed to take part in public life> Synonyms degree, echelon, footing, level, place, position, ranking, reach(es), rung, situation, standing, rank, status, stratumRelated Words condition, estate, order, walk; capacity, function; rating

  4. 4 a general way of holding the body <the palace guards are required to maintain a rigid station> Synonyms attitude, carriage, poise, stance, postureRelated Words attention; body language; pose, seat; bearing, behavior, conduct, demeanor, deportment; air, poise, presence; aspect, look, mien




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