Thesaurus > Related Words: station

  Words related to station

Related / Similar Words: post, place, base, send

 

Definition:
  • a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose; "he started looking for a gas station"; "the train pulled into the station";
  • the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand; "a soldier manned the entrance post"; "a sentry station";
  • (nautical) the location to which a ship or fleet is assigned for duty;
  • proper or designated social situation; "he overstepped his place"; "the responsibilities of a man in his station"; "married above her station";
  • assign to a station;

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    Hyponyms: fire station, firehouse, first-aid station, observation station, police station, police headquarters, station house, police office, power station, power plant, powerhouse, radio station, service station, substation, television station, TV station, terminal, terminus, depot, bridgehead, lookout, observation post, outstation, outpost, niche, garrison, fort, locate, place, site

     

    Derivational Morphology: post, base, send, place, position, berth, office, spot, billet, situation, base of operations, home

     

    Anagrams: onanist

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Dutch: station  
    Finnish: asema   French: gare  
    German: Station   Hungarian: állomás  
    Italian: stazione   Japanese:  
    Korean: 정거장   Portuguese: estação  
    Russian: станция   Slovene: postaja  
    Spanish: estación   Swedish: station  
    Welsh: gorsaf  
     
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