Synonyms of operations


1. operations, trading operations, transaction, dealing, dealings

usage: financial transactions at a brokerage; having to do with the execution of trades and keeping customer records


1. operations, trading operations, transaction, dealing, dealings

usage: the state of being in effect or being operative; "that rule is no longer in operation"

2. operation, action, activity, activeness

usage: a business especially one run on a large scale; "a large-scale farming operation"; "a multinational operation"; "they paid taxes on every stage of the operation"; "they had to consolidate their operations"

3. operation, business activity, commercial activity

usage: a planned activity involving many people performing various actions; "they organized a rescue operation"; "the biggest police operation in French history"; "running a restaurant is quite an operation"; "consolidate the companies various operations"

4. operation, activity

usage: (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction); "it can perform millions of operations per second"

5. operation, data processing

usage: activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign); "it was a joint operation of the navy and air force"

6. operation, military operation, activity

usage: a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"

7. operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, medical procedure

usage: a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work; "the operations in building a house"; "certain machine tool operations"

8. operation, procedure, work

usage: process or manner of functioning or operating; "the power of its engine determines its operation"; "the plane's operation in high winds"; "they compared the cooking performance of each oven"; "the jet's performance conformed to high standards"

9. operation, functioning, performance, process, physical process

usage: (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents; "the process of thinking"; "the cognitive operation of remembering"

10. process, cognitive process, mental process, operation, cognitive operation, cognition, knowledge, noesis

usage: (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods; "the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation"; "they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic"

11. mathematical process, mathematical operation, operation, calculation, computation, computing

usage: the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.); "her smooth operation of the vehicle gave us a surprisingly comfortable ride"

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