What is another word for subtraction?
176 synonyms foundPronunciation:
[s_ʌ_b_t_ɹ_ˈa_k_ʃ_ə_n], [sʌbtɹˈakʃən], [sʌbtɹˈakʃən]
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Synonyms for Subtraction:
subtraction (noun) abridgement,
 curtailment,
 decrease,
 deduction,
 deletion,
 depreciation,
 diminishment,
 elision,
 lessening,
 lowering,
 reduction.
 abatement,
 abduction,
 abrasion,
 abridgment,
 abscission,
 absence,
 abstraction,
 add,
 addition,
 alienation,
 alleviation,
 amputation,
 apprehension,
 appropriation,
 approximation,
 arithmetic,
 attenuation,
 blank,
 calculate,
 calculation,
 capture,
 conclusion,
 contraction,
 dampening,
 decreasing,
 decrement,
 deduce,
 deduct,
 deflation,
 depart,
 depression,
 deprivation,
 detachment,
 differentiation,
 diminishing,
 diminution,
 disarticulation,
 disassociation,
 disconnectedness,
 disconnection,
 discontinuity,
 discount,
 disengagement,
 disjunction,
 dislocation,
 division,
 divorce,
 dying,
 ejection,
 elimination,
 erosion,
 estimation,
 evolution,
 excision,
 exclusion,
 expropriation,
 fusion,
 garbling,
 implication,
 incoherence,
 infer,
 integration,
 interpolation,
 inversion,
 isolation,
 lack,
 leave,
 mathematics,
 minuend,
 mitigation,
 multiplication,
 nonexistence,
 notation,
 notations,
 parting,
 partition,
 practice,
 proportion,
 purification,
 rebate,
 reception,
 recoup,
 reduce,
 refinement,
 relaxation,
 removal,
 sagging,
 seizure,
 separation,
 shortening,
 shrinking,
 significance,
 simplicity,
 start,
 subdivision,
 subtract,
 subtracting,
 subtractions,
 subtrahend,
 synthesis,
 taking,
 transformation,
 want,
 weakening,
 withdrawal,
 withhold,
 zoning,
 ablation,
 caption,
 coarctation,
 retrenchment,
 declension,
 deductive reasoning,
 deglutition,
 derive,
 price reduction,
 fade out,
 segmentation,
 divorcement,
 involution,
 entailment,
 equation,
 extenuation,
 letup,
 miniaturization,
 minus,
 nonunion,
 prehension,
 takeaway,
 tax deduction,
 disunion,
 doff,
 Recision,
 Languishment,
 arithmetic operation,
 awayness,
 damping,
 disjointing,
 equations,
 extrapolation,
 luxation,
 mutilation,
 nonoccurrence,
 separatism,
 subduction,
 sublation,
 decrescence,
 dying off,
 scaling down,
 abreption,
 ademption,
 adrolepsy,
 deglutaking,
 deprehension,
 prensation,
 taking food,
 detruncation,
 taking away,
 practises,
 extraction of roots,
 rule of three,
 neverness,
 nonpresence,
 nowhereness,
 substraction.
Rhymes for Subtraction:
 infraction, transaction, inaction, extraction, retraction, reaction;
 faction, traction, fraction, action;
 contraction, abstraction, diffraction, distraction, attraction;
 satisfaction, liquefaction, interaction;
 dissatisfaction;
Quotes for Subtraction:

Politics is human beings; it's addition rather than subtraction
Donald Rumsfeld. 
A man has one hundred dollars and you leave him with two dollars, that's subtraction
Mae West.
Adjectives for Subtraction:
 cold, machinelike,
 definite and absolute,
 machinelike,
 algebraic,
 abrupt,
 thorough,
 economic,
 continual,
 profound,
 definite,
 violent,
 easy,
 absolute,
 necessary,
 proper,
 fair,
 cold,
 horrible and uncompensated,
 arithmetical,
 smallest imaginable,
 uncompensated,
 quick mental,
 little mental,
 inconsiderable,
 imaginable,
 optical,
 tricky,
 lifelong,
 resolute,
 mathematical,
 elementary,
 consequent,
 precise,
 careful,
 wrong,
 apparent,
 horrible,
 actual,
 short,
 common,
 ordinary,
 certain,
 less sudden,
 voluntary,
 simplest,
 corresponding,
 steady,
 physical,
 moral,
 political,
 sharp,
 further,
 least,
 mere,
 complete or almost complete,
 almost complete,
 essential,
 total,
 quick,
 simple,
 decimal,
 binary,
 complete,
 sudden,
 mental.