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noun as in behavior modification

noun as in brainwashing

Strong matches

noun as in naturalization

noun as in Pavlovian conditioning

noun as in workout

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Example Sentences

Observers have pinned the blame on everything from age to nerves to poor conditioning.

The injury sapped his conditioning, and on those days that he did suit up, he looked sluggish.

Garrett Reid was 29 and was at the time assisting the Eagles’ strength and conditioning coach.

Although the postponement won’t bring the Wizards back to full strength, it will give the healthy players extra time to ramp up their conditioning and prepare.

Three members of the coaching staff also tested positive, Massaro says, as did five members of the team’s strength and conditioning unit.

There are fans, but Hetflaisz never once saw an air-conditioning unit—and temperatures get up to 100 degrees.

I had to throw out all of my American conditioning toward the workplace.

At 4:00 p.m. on a hot summer day, lots of people turn on their air conditioning at the same time.

Conway refers to the other important factors as the “three ‘A’s”: air conditioning, assimilation, and airfare.

The bus had no air-conditioning and was filled with Arab families.

There was a faint hum that built up all over the ship as the air conditioning came on at the same time.

Frankly, if it would do any good, I might even consider breaking one or two of the laws, and the devil with my conditioning.

Physical conditioning, systems of exercise, experimentation in chemotherapy are still being undertaken.

After ten years of study, our conditioning was to lift slowly, so that we would realize who and what we were.

I said our air-conditioning system goes haywire and that we were ripping out a thousand old boilers and coolers.


On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to conditioning, such as: aversion therapy, behavioral therapy, counseling, reinforcement, retraining, and reward system.

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