Synonyms for correction:
Other synonyms and related words:
emendation, amendment, field of study, alteration, evolution, move, movement, scourge, distortion, convulsion, subject area, subject, assessment, revision, fluctuation, change, bailiwick, costing, computation, modification, progress, reversion, mending, cataclysm, nemesis, determination, addition, lesson, field, revolution, drift, arithmetic, reform, transformation, subject field, whirligig, reversal, switch, twist, effect, study, chastening, seesaw, inversion, rebuke, fudge factor, calculation, overhaul, tweak.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
adjustment; fixing (noun)
fluctuation, reversal, dynamism, creep, switchover, diversion, oscillation, switch, transformation, move, seesaw, cataclysm, evolution, twist, parallax, departure, turnaround, distortion, sea change, butterfly, changeover, tweak, reform, revamp, trend, movement, turn, elasticity, roller coaster, shake out, inversion, overhaul, crossover, convulsion, whirligig, gradient, upheaval, accommodation, paradigm shift, revolution, metamorphosis, effect, shake up, cline, drift, Vagaries, reversion.
crucifixion, incarceration, castigation, affliction, torture, payment, execution, price, scourge, persecution, verdict, reprisal, imprisonment, sentence, agony, anguish, revenge, confinement, distress.
Usage examples for correction:
- This, said Sir John, is the room of correction, the room of death. - "Irene Iddesleigh", Amanda McKittrick Ros.
- " Well," she went on, without noticing my correction, " at any rate, papa and the President are both very much vexed with him; so I offered to make my ride in his direction." - "A Man of Mark", Anthony Hope.