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situation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of situation

  1. 1 position with regard to conditions and circumstances the school's situation is improving with additional financial help Synonyms of situation ball game, deal, footing, picture, posture, scene, status, story Words Related to situation rank, standing; place, spot, state; score, status quo

  2. 2 an assignment at which one regularly works for pay there were the usual “situation wanted” postings in the local newspaper Synonyms of situation appointment, berth, billet, capacity, connection, function, place, position, post, jobWords Related to situation business, employ, employment, occupation, profession; work; office, spot; calling, pursuit, trade, vocation; line, racket; engagement, gig; livelihood, living; career, lifework, practice (also practise); duty, mission, posting, service, taskNear Antonyms of situation avocation; joblessness, unemployment

  3. 3 the placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement in earlier times people were unable to alter their situation in life, so if you were born a servant, you stayed a servant Synonyms of situation degree, echelon, footing, level, place, position, ranking, reach(es), rung, rank, standing, station, status, stratumWords Related to situation condition, estate, order, walk; capacity, function; rating



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