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  • noundevelopment, readiness
  • nounsomething concocted, put together

synonyms for preparation

  • arrangement
  • construction
  • education
  • establishment
  • formation
  • groundwork
  • measure
  • plan
  • precaution
  • preparedness
  • qualification
  • rehearsal
  • study
  • training
  • alertness
  • anticipation
  • background
  • base
  • basis
  • evolution
  • expectation
  • fitting
  • foresight
  • foundation
  • gestation
  • homework
  • incubation
  • manufacture
  • provision
  • readying
  • rundown
  • safeguard
  • schoolwork
  • substructure
  • tryout
  • workout
  • build-up
  • dry run
  • getting ready
  • lead time
  • making ready
  • preparing
  • putting in order
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antonyms for preparation

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  • ignorance
  • ingredient
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They have had to quarantine because of local pandemic restrictions, and they’re lacking their usual Grand Slam preparations.
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With some preparation, however, teens can take positive steps.
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These participants had already gone through brain surgery in preparation for a treatment for Parkinson’s disease, and bravely signed on for the study.
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The war zone-like preparation comes around a week after a farmers rally in Delhi took a violent turn.
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Brady said his family has been out of town and will not return until Saturday, leaving him in an empty house that has allowed him to focus completely on football preparations.
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No classes were previously scheduled because it was a grade preparation day.
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Coming out of my internship, I had a scouting interview with the Rockets and I bombed it because the whole time I was focused on draft preparation for the Wizards.
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With greater national preparation and international coordination, some of the worst impacts of the pandemic could have been avoided.
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WORDS RELATED TO PREPARATION

  • adjustment
  • agreement
  • compact
  • compromise
  • deal
  • frame-up
  • game plan
  • layout
  • organization
  • package
  • package deal
  • plan
  • preparation
  • provision
  • schedule
  • settlement
  • setup
  • terms
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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