Smart Words of the English Language

English Synonyms

This assemblage of English synonyms would not be complete, without listing some commonly used synonyms for the term "ACTION" - beginning and stopping , and related expressions.

Performing an Action

decide adopt agree call shots choose
commit oneself conclude decree determine elect
form an opinion go for judge opt for pick
rule resolve select settle on take a stand
plan aim arrange aspire assign
book concoct conspire contemplate contrive
coordinate design devise draft draw up
envisage establish fabricate fix foresee
frame get ready intend intrigue map out
orchestrate organize outline plot prearrange
prepare program register schedule scheme
set up slate straighten take measures take precautions
target think out

think calculate conjecture fancy guess
hypothesize imagine infer intuit presume
presuppose reason reckon speculate surmise
suspect theorize

action Meaning of these synonyms: The common meaning shared by these nouns is "an extraordinary deed or action"; some denote the qualities or powers in a person, that permit or facilitate achievement.
Example sentence: "One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action . . . is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum" (Sir Walter Scott).

accomplishment achievement act activity
approach attempt behavior best practice bringing about
composition conduct consummation coup deed
discharge doing effectuation effort enactment
endeavor enterprise execution exercise exploit
feat fruition fulfillment implementation maneuver
masterstroke modus operandi operation performance perpetration
play presentation practice procedure proceeding
project realization running struggle stunt
transaction trial undertaking venture work

ability Meaning of these synonyms: The power to perform a task / Natural or acquired facility in a specific activity
Example sentence: The famous writer of english novels demonstrated a consistent ability to impress the critics.

adeptness aptitude capability capacity
cleverness command competence craft effectiveness
efficacy endowment expertise expertness facility
faculty flair genius gift knack
know-how makings mastery material means
might mind potency potential productiveness
professionalism proficiency quality savvy skill
specialization stuff talent wherewithal

Synonyms - Action & Doing | Movement

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