What is another word for emanation?

177 synonyms found


[ ˌɛmɐnˈe͡ɪʃən], [ ˌɛmɐnˈe‍ɪʃən], [ ˌɛ_m_ɐ_n_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]

Emanation is a word that refers to something that flows or comes out of a source. There are various synonyms for this term, including diffusion, radiation, emission and discharge. These words can be used interchangeably with emanation and convey a similar meaning. Another synonym would be effusion, which particularly pertains to a liquid or gas that is released from its container. In addition, words like exhalation, exudation and oozing can also be used to express the same idea as emanation. When referring to spiritual or philosophical principles, the term manifestation can also be a suitable synonym for emanation.

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What are the hypernyms for Emanation?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • hypernyms for emanation (as nouns)

What are the hyponyms for Emanation?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for emanation (as nouns)

What are the opposite words for emanation?

The term emanation typically refers to the process of emanating or emitting something outwardly. In contrast, the antonyms for emanation would be words that convey opposite meanings like absorption, intake, or retention. These words suggest the opposite action of emanating, which is to take in or absorb something. Other antonyms for emanation can include words like containment, retention, or confinement that denote the act of keeping something within a limited space or holding it back. In general, the antonyms for emanation represent the opposite of emission and suggest an action of taking in or holding back rather than giving out.

What are the antonyms for Emanation?

Usage examples for Emanation

The molecular vibrations which make the thing an idea of which is conveyed to our minds, put within our brain a little feeble emanation from the thing itself-if we come within their reach.
"Luck or Cunning?"
Samuel Butler
If you answer at all to an expression which at best only intimates-the smell of living dust-you will have something of the thing that Skag sensed in the emanation of Gunpat Rao, warming to action.
"Son of Power"
Will Levington Comfort and Zamin Ki Dost
They seemed to say it was wholly an emanation from the Narran, and pointed to the nearest part of the trees beyond, saying the river Narran was there.
"Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia In Search of a Route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria (1848) by Lt. Col. Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell Kt. D.C.L. (1792-1855) Surveyor-General of New South Wales"
Thomas Mitchell

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