Thesaurus

partitions

noun
plural of partition

Synonyms & Antonyms of partitions

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 one of the pieces from which something is designed to be assembled
  • one of the partitions of a prefabricated house

Synonyms for partitions

Words Related to partitions

Near Antonyms for partitions

2 something that divides, separates, or marks off
  • put up a partition to divide the room into two

Synonyms for partitions

Words Related to partitions

partitions

verb
present tense third-person singular of partition

Synonyms & Antonyms of partitions (Entry 2 of 2)

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about partitions

Cite this Entry

“Partitions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/partitions. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on partitions

Nglish: Translation of partitions for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of partitions for Arabic Speakers

Comments on partitions

What made you want to look up partitions? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three bears two of them look like theyre whispering to a third bear who looks chuffed to be the center of attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!