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I have been further enlightened by the conversation and correspondence of some illustrious Italians, whom I would gladly name, were I not afraid of exposing them to danger.
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Meaning of "correspondence" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CORRESPONDENCE

correspondence  [ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndəns] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CORRESPONDENCE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Correspondence is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CORRESPONDENCE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of correspondence in the English dictionary

The first definition of correspondence in the dictionary is the act or condition of agreeing or corresponding. Other definition of correspondence is similarity or analogy. Correspondence is also agreement or conformity.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CORRESPONDENCE


abscondence
æbˈskɒndəns
abundance
əˈbʌndəns
ascendance
əˈsɛndəns
ascendence
əˈsendəns
attendance
əˈtɛndəns
co-dependence
ˌkəʊdɪˈpendəns
dependance
dɪˈpendəns
dependence
dɪˈpɛndəns
despondence
dɪsˈpɒndəns
independence
ˌɪndɪˈpɛndəns
intendance
ɪnˈtɛndəns
interdependence
ˌɪntədɪˈpɛndəns
overabundance
ˌəʊvərəˈbʌndəns
redundance
rɪˈdʌndəns
resplendence
rɪˈsplɛndəns
respondence
rɪˈspɒndəns
superabundance
ˌsuːpərəˈbʌndəns
superintendence
ˌsuːpərɪnˈtendəns
tendance
ˈtɛndəns
transcendence
trænˈsɛndəns

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CORRESPONDENCE

correlational
correlative
correlatively
correlativeness
correlativity
correlator
correligionist
correption
correspond
correspondence card
correspondence college
correspondence column
correspondence course
correspondence school
correspondency
correspondent
correspondently
corresponding
correspondingly
corresponsive

WORDS THAT END LIKE CORRESPONDENCE

angle of incidence
at your convenience
cadence
coincidence
confidence
crisis of confidence
decadence
Declaration of Independence
documentary evidence
evidence
hall of residence
in residence
incidence
jurisprudence
letters of credence
precedence
providence
prudence
residence
self-confidence
vote of no confidence

Synonyms and antonyms of correspondence in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CORRESPONDENCE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «correspondence» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of correspondence

Translation of «correspondence» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CORRESPONDENCE

Find out the translation of correspondence to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of correspondence from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «correspondence» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

通信
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

correspondencia
570 millions of speakers

English

correspondence
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पत्राचार
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مُرَاسَلَة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

переписка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

correspondência
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পত্রব্যবহার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

correspondance
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Surat menyurat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Korrespondenz
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

文通
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

교신
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Korespondensi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thư từ trao đổi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கடித
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पत्रव्यवहार
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yazışma
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

corrispondenza
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

korespondencja
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

листування
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

corespondență
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αλληλογραφία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

korrespondensie
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

korrespondens
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

korrespondanse
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of correspondence

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CORRESPONDENCE»

The term «correspondence» is very widely used and occupies the 9.523 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CORRESPONDENCE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «correspondence» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «correspondence» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about correspondence

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10 QUOTES WITH «CORRESPONDENCE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word correspondence.
1
Edmond About
I have been further enlightened by the conversation and correspondence of some illustrious Italians, whom I would gladly name, were I not afraid of exposing them to danger.
2
Jacques Barzun
It seems a long time since the morning mail could be called correspondence.
3
John Battelle
Prior to email, our private correspondence was secured by a government institution called the postal service. Today, we trust AOL, Microsoft, Yahoo, Facebook, or Gmail with our private utterances.
4
Troian Bellisario
I've had a lot of girls reach out to me about struggling with body image. I've only been able to write back to a few of them, but I've been able to write and have correspondence with a few of them and really talk about what I think they should do or if I think they should ask for help.
5
Joseph Butler
There is a much more exact correspondence between the natural and moral world than we are apt to take notice of.
6
Leos Carax
My films start with images, a few images and a few feelings, and I try to edit them together to see the correspondence between these images and these feelings.
7
Prince Charles
We would never comment on private correspondence.
8
Julian Clary
I'm currently in an interesting correspondence with a nun about forgiveness.
9
John Sherman Cooper
I never initiated nor did the FBI ever initiate any conversation or correspondence with me.
10
Bill Dixon
I have no distributor... it is indicative to me that there are these pockets of players and collectors all over. You should see the correspondence I get from over the world letting me know how significant they think I am. I know that wherever I go, I am well received.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CORRESPONDENCE»

Discover the use of correspondence in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to correspondence and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Correspondence
This is the most complete English edition of Kant's correspondence that has ever been compiled.
Immanuel Kant, Arnulf Zweig, 1999
2
Correspondence
Presents a collection of the writings of Herman Melville.
Herman Melville, Lynn Horth, 1993
3
Correspondence
“Correspondence,” writes Mark Doty, “is a fresh accomplishment, swift with feeling and intelligence, the work of a restless critical mind mapping its way toward a way to bear the weight of love.” Kathleen Graber’s debut book takes ...
Kathleen Graber, 2005
4
Business and Official Correspondence: Historical Investigations
This volume focuses on the nature of official correspondence produced m the period after 1500, from Early Modern to nineteenth-century English.
Marina Dossena, Susan M. Fitzmaurice, 2006
5
Correspondence
For this new edition, Roger Ariew has adapted Samuel Clarke's edition of 1717, modernising it to reflect contemporary English usage.
Gottfried Wilhelm Freiherr von Leibniz, Samuel Clarke, Roger Ariew, 2000
6
Multiple Correspondence Analysis and Related Methods
An appendix at the end of the book gives further computing details along with code written in the R language for performing MCA and related techniques.
Michael Greenacre, Jorg Blasius, 2006
7
Realism and the Correspondence Theory of Truth
This book is a defense of realism about truth.
Richard A. Fumerton, 2002
8
Correspondence Analysis Handbook
;The book features fully worked-out exercises, without the help of a computer, illustrating the constructions of correspondence analysis.
Benzecri, 1992
9
U. S. Government Correspondence Manual 1992
Provides Federal employees and others with guidelines for preparing correspondence.
DIANE Publishing Company, 1992
10
The Correspondence of Walter Benjamin, 1910-1940
In sum, this magnificent collection is an exceptionally rich source of information and an essential key to understanding one of the preeminent figures of modern culture.
Walter Benjamin, Gershom Scholem, Theodor W. Adorno, 1994

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CORRESPONDENCE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term correspondence is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Banking inquiry warning to media
In correspondence sent before Mr Cowen's second appearance today and as Taoiseach Enda Kenny, ex-taoiseach Bertie Ahern, Tánaiste ... «Irish Examiner, Jul 15»
2
New policy prohibits inmates from receiving mail in envelopes
1, stipulates inmate mail must be sent on 5-by-7-inch postcards, with the exception of legal correspondence from attorneys and government ... «The Decatur Daily, Jul 15»
3
Breach of Italy's Hacking Team prompts security alert
Although the focus has largely been on the Milan-based company's email correspondence, Hacking Team also appears to have lost control of ... «CTV News, Jul 15»
4
Fifa scandal: World Cup chief asked for favours from Qatar
Correspondence seen by The Daily Telegraph shows how Harold Mayne-Nicholls wrote to a sports organisation linked to the Qatari bid ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
5
Full details of BBC deal should be published, says Labour MP Chris …
In a letter to culture secretary John Whittingdale, the Labour MP has demanded to see the correspondence sent between his department, the ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
6
Police seek correspondence between Sessoms & developers
(WVEC) -- State investigators have requested the City turn over documented correspondence between Mayor Will Sessoms and area ... «13newsnow.com, Jul 15»
7
Courtship by correspondence: love letters and romance in the time …
"Courtship by correspondence" is how Ann described it. Brian's letters would arrive stamped from far-flung ports he had visited on his travels, ... «ABC Online, Jul 15»
8
Capital Correspondence – How your lawmakers voted
Port Usage Contracts/Public Records (SB 299): Provide that a usage contract entered into between the state ports authority and a carrier is not ... «StarNewsOnline.com, Jul 15»
9
State investigators request correspondence involving Mayor Sessoms
Investigators are requesting emails, appointment calendars, correspondence and personal notes between Sessoms, city developers and City ... «WSLS, Jul 15»
10
State investigators seek correspondence between Mayor Sessoms …
State investigators are seeking several years' worth of correspondence and other documents involving Mayor Will Sessoms, City Manager Jim ... «The Virginian-Pilot, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Correspondence [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/correspondence>. Apr 2020 ».
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