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dissolution

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dissolution

  1. 1 the act or process of a whole separating into two or more parts or pieces the dissolution of the empire into a patchwork of petty kingdoms Synonyms of dissolution bifurcation, breakup, cleavage, separation, disunion, division, fractionalization, fractionation, partition, schism, scission, split, sunderingWords Related to dissolution breach, rupture; divorce, severance; decomposition, disassembly, dismemberment, segmentation, subdivision; atomization, dichotomization, polarization; diffusion, dispersal, dispersion, scattering; administration, apportionment, distribution; isolation, seclusion, segregation, sequestrationNear Antonyms of dissolution assemblage, association; attachment, conjunction, connection, link, linkage, linkup; aggregation, combination, consolidation, fusionAntonyms of dissolution unification, union

  2. 2 the doing away with something by formal action one of the junta's first acts was the dissolution of the national assembly Synonyms of dissolution abatement, abolishment, abrogation, annulment, avoidance, cancellation (also cancelation), defeasance, abolition, invalidation, negation, nullification, quashing, repeal, rescindment, voidingWords Related to dissolution abortion, calling off, recall; countermand, override, overruling, overturn, veto; retraction, reversal, revocation, suspension, withdrawal; banning, enjoining, forbiddance, outlawing, prohibition; disallowance, dismissal, rejection; elimination, eradication, erasure, liquidation, removalNear Antonyms of dissolution enactment, legislation; establishment, founding, institution; formalization, legalization, legitimation, legitimization, validation; passing, ratification; approval, authorization, clearance, endorsement (also indorsement), permission, sanctioning; commandment, decreeing, mandating, ordering, prescription

  3. 3 the permanent stopping of all the vital bodily activities she believed that her leukemia, although in remission, would eventually be the cause of her dissolution Synonyms of dissolution curtains, decease, demise, death, doom, end, exit, expiration, expiry, fate, grave, great divide, passage, passing, quietus, sleepWords Related to dissolution casualty, fatality; martyrdom, self-destruction, self-murder, self-slaughter, suicide; annihilation, destruction, ending, extermination, ruin; assassination, execution, killing, massacre, slaughterNear Antonyms of dissolution existence, life; creation, genesis, origination, riseAntonyms of dissolution birth, nativity



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