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Something is wanting, and something must be done, or we shall be involved in all the horror of failure, and civil war without a prospect of its termination.
Henry Knox

Meaning of "termination" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TERMINATION

termination  [ˌtɜːmɪˈneɪʃən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TERMINATION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Termination 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 TERMINATION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of termination in the English dictionary

The first definition of termination in the dictionary is the act of terminating or the state of being terminated. Other definition of termination is something that terminates. Termination is also a final result.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TERMINATION


assassination
əˌsæsɪˈneɪʃən
combination
ˌkɒmbɪˈneɪʃən
contamination
kənˌtæmɪˈneɪʃən
coordination
kəʊˌɔːdɪˈneɪʃən
designation
ˌdɛzɪɡˈneɪʃən
destination
ˌdɛstɪˈneɪʃən
determination
dɪˌtɜːmɪˈneɪʃən
discrimination
dɪˌskrɪmɪˈneɪʃən
domination
ˌdɒmɪˈneɪʃən
donation
dəʊˈneɪʃən
elimination
ɪˌlɪmɪˈneɪʃən
examination
ɪɡˌzæmɪˈneɪʃən
explanation
ˌɛkspləˈneɪʃən
illumination
ɪˌluːmɪˈneɪʃən
imagination
ɪˌmædʒɪˈneɪʃən
nation
ˈneɪʃən
nomination
ˌnɒmɪˈneɪʃən
origination
ɒˌrɪdʒɪˈneɪʃən
resignation
ˌrɛzɪɡˈneɪʃən
vaccination
ˌvæksɪˈneɪʃən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TERMINATION

terminability
terminable
terminableness
terminably
terminal
terminal bonus
terminal figure
terminal market
terminal platform
terminal point
terminal station
terminal velocity
terminally
terminate
terminational
terminative
terminatively
terminator
terminator seed
terminatory

WORDS THAT END LIKE TERMINATION

accreditation
action
administration
animation
application
association
certification
citation
communication
confirmation
conversation
corporation
creation
decoration
documentation
duration
education
evaluation
excitation
federation
formation

Synonyms and antonyms of termination in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «TERMINATION»

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

Translation of «termination» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TERMINATION

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

Translator English - Chinese

终止
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

terminación
570 millions of speakers

English

termination
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समाप्ति
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

إنهاء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

прекращение
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

rescisão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পরিসমাপ্তি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penamatan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kündigung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

終端
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

종료
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

nggon mandeg
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chấm dứt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முடிவுக்கு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संपुष्टात आणणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sonlandırma
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fine
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wypowiedzenie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

припинення
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

terminare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τερματισμού
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

beëindiging
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

termine
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oppsigelse
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of termination

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TERMINATION»

The term «termination» is very widely used and occupies the 12.010 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TERMINATION» OVER TIME

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

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7 QUOTES WITH «TERMINATION»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word termination.
1
Henry Knox
Something is wanting, and something must be done, or we shall be involved in all the horror of failure, and civil war without a prospect of its termination.
2
James Monroe
The civil war which has so long prevailed between Spain and the Provinces in South America still continues, without any prospect of its speedy termination.
3
Ali Abdullah Saleh
That can be achieved by termination of Israeli occupation to the territories according to the international resolutions related, so the Palestinian State can be establish with Jerusalem as capital for such State.
4
Potter Stewart
Abortion is inherently different from other medical procedures because no other procedure involves the purposeful termination of a potential life.
5
Charles Sturt
I had no inducement to proceed further into the interior. I had been sufficiently disappointed in the termination of this excursion, and the track before me was still less inviting.
6
E. P. Thompson
I have become a prisoner of the peace movement. But you can't say that the termination is coming and then say that you are going back to your own garden to dig.
7
George Zimmer
Instead of fostering the kind of dialogue in the boardroom that has in part contributed to our success, the board has inappropriately chosen to silence my concerns through termination as an executive officer.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TERMINATION»

Discover the use of termination in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to termination and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Families Change: A Book for Children Experiencing ...
All families change over time.
Julie Nelson, 2006
2
Termination Revisited: American Indians on the Trail to ...
. . . Philp brilliantly ties together the shifting stances of governmental and tribal officials."-Choice. "Termination Revisited is, without question, an important book.
Kenneth R. Philp, 2002
3
American Indian Nations from Termination to Restoration, ...
This is the first book to consider all the terminations and restorations in the twentieth century as part of continuing policy while detailing some of the individual tribal differences.
Roberta Ulrich, 2010
4
Termination's Legacy: The Discarded Indians of Utah
Termination's Legacy describes how the federal policy of termination irrevocably affected the lives of a group of mixed-blood Ute Indians who made their home on the Uintah-Ouray Reservation in Utah.
R. Warren Metcalf, 2002
5
The Franchise and Dealership Termination Handbook
This book provides practical guidance to help counsel sort through issues frequently encountered when a franschise or dealership ends, and addresses what a termination involves.
‎2004
6
Suspension Or Termination of Treaties on Grounds of Breach
The book addresses the settlement of disputes arising from claims of termination or suspension for breach. This work will be of interest to scholars as well as diplomats and practitioners of international law.
Mohammed M. Gomaa, 1996
7
Beyond Guns and Steel: A War Termination Strategy: A War ...
Beyond Guns and Steel: A War Termination Strategy provides a practical approach to establishing a plan for war termination and conflict resolution before the bullets fly.
Dominic J. Caraccilo, 2011
8
Termination of Construction and Design Contracts
Termination of Construction and Design Contracts enables you to handle even the most complicated terminations and suspensions.
Michael T. Callahan, 2009
9
The History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the ...
CHAP. XLVI. Effects of the Capture of Lord Cornwallis's Army — Meeting of Parliament — Siege of Fort St. Philip's in the Island of Minorca- Capitulation of Fort St. Philip's — Reduction of the Island of St. Christopher's — General Carleton  ...
Charles Stedman, 2009
10
Termination Dust
Book description to come.
Sue Henry, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TERMINATION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term termination is used in the context of the following news items.
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Full text of Supreme Court judgment on termination with notice
CHIDYAUSIKU CJ:This is an appeal from a judgment of the Labour Court delivered on 28 March 2014 allowing termination of the appellant's employment ... «Nehanda Radio, Jul 15»
2
AT&T, DirecTv extend 'termination date' for second time
AT&T Inc (T.N), the No. 2 U.S. telecom company, said it has extended the "termination date" of the merger agreement with satellite TV provider DirecTV DTV. «Reuters, Jun 15»
3
No termination deal for any MAS staff guilty of disciplinary offence
Malaysia Airlines says its termination follows a rigorous and robust review and selection process. – The Malaysian Insider file pic, June 10, 2015.Malaysian ... «The Malaysian Insider, Jun 15»
4
Adelson: Fired Macau boss was 'potentially destructive'
Steven Jacobs, former president of Sands Macau, is suing Sands China and Las Vegas Sands Corp.over a wrongful termination case. (Jeff Scheid/Las Vegas ... «Las Vegas Review-Journal, Apr 15»
5
SFPD settles Novato woman's wrongful termination lawsuit for …
Kelly O'Haire of Novato, shown at the Marin Civic Center in 2005, has settled her wrongful termination lawsuit against the San Francisco Police Department for ... «Marin Independent Journal, Apr 15»
6
Yahoo, Microsoft Add New Termination Clause in Search Deal
The two companies have amended the terms of their partnership to let either party terminate the deal at any point in time on or after Oct. 1, according to a filing ... «Wall Street Journal, Apr 15»
7
High court will hear DirecTV appeal over termination fees
The Supreme Court will consider whether satellite provider DirecTV can cut off a class action lawsuit and force customers suing over early termination fees into ... «Phys.Org, Mar 15»
8
NLRSD holding termination hearing for head football coach
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, ARK. (NLRSD) – The North Little Rock School District School Board will hold a hearing at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday at the district's ... «THV 11, Feb 15»
9
TCS says it revoked termination as an exceptional case
IT major Tata Consultancy Services on Tuesday said that it revoked the termination of its woman employee in Chennai as an exceptional case since she was ... «Daily News & Analysis, Jan 15»
10
Court halts Palmer's Mineralogy attempt to terminate Citic Pacific …
The Western Australian Supreme Court has moved to prevent Clive Palmer's mining company from acting on a termination notice it issued to its Chinese ... «ABC Online, Sep 14»

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