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Another word for composition

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Noun
  1. Something that is the result of creative effort

      1. A creative work, especially a musical composition numbered to designate the order of a composer's works.
      1. A thing considered as a unit or an element of a larger thing, quantity, or class; a portion:
      2. What one has to say about something; an opinion:
      3. An artistic, musical, or literary work or composition:
      1. A situation or display that is exaggerated or unduly complicated:
      2. The fact or process of being produced:
      3. A work produced on the stage, as a film, etc.
      1. Something one is making, doing, or acting upon, esp. as part of one's occupation or duty; task; undertaking
      2. A place where work is done, as a factory, public utility plant, etc.
      3. A trade, profession, or other means of livelihood:
    See also:

    make

  2. A relatively brief discourse written especially as an exercise

      1. A testing or trial of the value or nature of a thing:
      2. A proposed design for a new postage stamp or piece of paper money
      3. A short literary composition of an analytical, interpretive, or reflective kind, dealing with its subject in a nontechnical, limited, often unsystematic way and, usually, expressive of the author's outlook and personality
      1. Short-term debt instruments, especially commercial paper.
      2. A wrapper made of paper, often with its contents:
      3. A single piece or sheet of paper
      1. (Music) A recurring melodic element in a composition, especially a melody forming the basis of a set of variations.
      2. An implicit or recurrent idea; a motif:
      3. (Short for) theme song
    See also:

    words

  3. A settlement of differences through mutual concession

      1. The act of accommodating or the state of being accommodated; adjustment.
      2. The act of making or endorsing an accommodation paper
      3. Reconciliation or settlement of opposing views.
      1. (In the plural) Preparations for some undertaking.
      2. The condition, manner, or result of being arranged; disposal:
      3. A settlement or adjustment, as of a dispute, difference, etc.
      1. Something midway between two other things in quality, effect, etc.
      2. A weakening or reduction of one's principles or standards:
      3. The result of such a settlement.
      1. The practice of compromise.
      2. An exchange of remarks or retorts on equal terms; repartee; banter
      3. The settling of differences through compromise and mutual concessions.
      1. A means of communication that reaches the general public and, often, carries advertising
      2. A specific kind of artistic technique or means of expression as determined by the materials used or the creative methods involved:
      3. (Physics) A substance that propagates energy or signals through space via changes in its own state:
      1. (Architecture) The gradual sinking of a building. Fractures or dislocations caused by settlement.
      2. The act or process of settling:
      3. An arrangement or agreement reached, as in business proceedings or negotiating a dispute:
    See also:

    agree

Another word for composition

Noun
  1. The act of arranging for effect

      1. An alliance of persons or parties for a common purpose; an association.
      2. (Mathematics) One or more elements selected from a set without regard to the order of selection.
      3. (Chem.) A uniting of substances to form a compound
      1. The process of distributing or the condition of being distributed, especially:
      2. A characterization of the occurrence of the actual unique values in a set of data (as in a frequency distribution) or of the theoretical unique values of a random variable (as in a probability distribution).
      3. The result of distributing; arrangement
      1. A collection of things that have been arranged:
      2. The composition as thus adapted
      3. The condition, manner, or result of being arranged; disposal:
  2. Arrangement

      1. (Chem.) The structure of a compound, esp. in the spatial relation of atoms in the molecule
      2. (--- Computers) The way in which a computer system or network is set up or connected.
      3. Form, as depending on the relative disposition of the parts of a thing's shape; figure; form factor.
      1. Something composed of interrelated parts forming an organism or an organization
      2. The interrelation or arrangement of parts in a complex entity:
      3. The way in which parts are arranged or put together to form a whole; makeup:
      1. Cosmetics applied especially to the face.
      2. The way in which an actor is made up for a role, as with a costume, wig, greasepaint, powder, etc.
      3. The arrangement of type, illustrations, etc. in a book, newspaper, page, etc.
      1. The system of fundamental laws and principles that prescribes the nature, functions, and limits of a government or another institution.
      2. The way in which a thing is made up; structure; organization; makeup
      3. The physical makeup of a person:
      1. An arrangement or plan, especially the schematic arrangement of parts or areas:
      2. The overall design of a page, spread, or book, including elements such as page and type size, typeface, and the arrangement of titles and page numbers.
      3. The art or process of arranging type, illustrations, etc. in an advertisement, newspaper, etc.
      1. (Chemistry) The spatial arrangement of the atoms in a molecule as a result of rotation about a single bond
      2. The state of being conformed; agreement; hence; structure, as depending on the arrangement of parts; form; arrangement.
      3. The structure or form of a thing as determined by such arrangements; specif., the shape or outline, as of an animal
      1. A three-dimensional work of art, usually nonrepresentational and constructed of more than one material
      2. The way in which something is built or put together:
      3. A structure, such as a building, framework, or model.
      1. (Countable) A group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules.
      2. A group of persons organized for a particular purpose; an association or business.
      3. (Uncountable) The way in which something is organized, such as a book or an article.
      1. Beauty as a result of pleasing proportions or harmonious arrangement:
      2. The correspondence of the form and arrangement of elements or parts on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane or about a center or an axis:
      3. Balance or beauty of form or proportion, esp. as resulting from such correspondence
      1. The agreeable or harmonious relation of parts within a whole:
      2. A relationship between quantities such that if one varies then another varies in a manner dependent on the first:
      3. The comparative relation between parts, things, or elements with respect to size, amount, degree, etc.; ratio
      1. A weighing device, especially one consisting of a rigid beam horizontally suspended by a low-friction support at its center, with identical weighing pans hung at either end, one of which holds an unknown weight while the effective weight in the other is increased by known amounts until the beam is level and motionless.
      2. A setting of clauses, phrases, ideas, etc. in parallel constructions for rhetorical effect
      3. The pleasing harmony of various elements in a design, painting, musical composition, etc.; harmonious proportion
      1. Agreement in feeling, action, ideas, interests, etc.; peaceable or friendly relations
      2. An orderly or pleasing combination of elements in a whole:
      3. A state of agreement or orderly arrangement according to color, size, shape, etc.
      1. Specific or characteristic manner of expression, execution, construction, or design, in any art, period, work, employment, etc.
      2. Distinction, excellence, originality, and character in any form of artistic or literary expression
      3. A customary manner of presenting printed material, including usage, punctuation, spelling, typography, and arrangement:
      1. Harmony or agreement of interests or feelings; accord.
      2. A large, dark-blue, cultivated variety of fox grape, used esp. for making juice and jelly
      3. (Grammar) Agreement between words in person, number, gender, or case.
      1. The act or fact of agreeing, or of being in harmony or accord
      2. An arrangement between parties, usually resulting from a discussion, regarding a course of action.
      3. (Grammar) Correspondence in gender, number, case, or person between words.
      1. A pleasing combination of simultaneous musical sounds; harmony of tones
      2. (Music) A simultaneous combination of sounds not requiring resolution to another combination of sounds for finality of effect and conventionally regarded as harmonious or pleasing.
      3. The repetition of consonants or of a consonant pattern, especially at the ends of words, as in blank and think or strong and string.
      1. Manners or conduct as governed by etiquette, decorum, or custom:
      2. Arrangement; esp., orderly arrangement; way in which parts of a whole are organized; pattern; style
      3. Method of arrangement or manner of coordinating elements in verbal or musical composition:
      1. The space between two objects or people.
      2. Space or spaces, as between printed words
      3. A way in which objects or people are separated by spaces.
      1. The position of a competitor at the end of a race
      2. The action of the verb to place
      3. The condition of being placed
      1. (Music) Basically regular recurrence of grouped strong and weak beats, or heavily and lightly accented tones, in alternation; arrangement of successive tones, usually in measures, according to their relative accentuation and duration
      2. The sense of temporal development created in a work of literature or a film by the arrangement of formal elements such as the length of scenes, the nature and amount of dialogue, or the repetition of motifs.
      3. The form or pattern of this
  3. The act of producing creative work

  4. A written work

      1. A place where work is done, as a factory, public utility plant, etc.
      2. (Physics) The transfer of energy from one physical system to another, especially the application of a force to move a body in a certain direction. It is calculated as the product of the force and the distance over which it is applied and is expressed in joules, ergs, and foot-pounds.
      3. A material or piece of material being processed in a machine during manufacture:
      1. A thing considered as a unit or an element of a larger thing, quantity, or class; a portion:
      2. What one has to say about something; an opinion:
      3. An artistic work or composition, as of music, writing, painting, drama, etc.
      1. A written composition of moderate length exploring a particular issue or subject.
      2. A testing or trial of the value or nature of a thing:
      3. A short literary composition of an analytical, interpretive, or reflective kind, dealing with its subject in a nontechnical, limited, often unsystematic way and, usually, expressive of the author's outlook and personality
      1. A collection of letters, diaries, and other writings, especially by one person:
      2. A thin, flexible material made usually in sheets from a pulp prepared from rags, wood, or other fibrous material, and used for writing or printing on, for packaging, as structural material, as a fabric substitute, etc.
      3. A piece of written work for school; a report or theme.
      1. A topic or subject, as of a lecture, sermon, essay, etc.
      2. A short essay, esp. one written as an assignment in a school course
      3. (Music) A recurring melodic element in a composition, especially a melody forming the basis of a set of variations.
      1. An individual thing or element of a class; a particular object or item:
      2. A thing of a certain kind; separate item
      3. (Gram.) Any one of the words a, an, or the (and their equivalents in other languages), used as adjectives: a and an are the indefinite articles and the is the definite article
      1. A creative work, especially a musical composition numbered to designate the order of a composer's works.
      1. The act or art of singing
      2. A piece of music sung or composed for singing
      3. A distinctive or characteristic sound made by an animal, such as a bird or an insect.
      1. A grievance or wrong one seeks to settle or get even for
      2. (Informal) The way that life or a certain situation really is
      3. (Music) The notation of a musical work.
      1. The fact or process of being produced:
      2. The act or process of producing:
      3. A work produced on the stage, as a film, etc.
      1. An account or report regarding the facts of an event or group of events:
      2. (--- Informal) The pertinent facts or circumstances relating to a particular person, situation, etc., esp. such facts not widely known or not previously revealed
      3. The plot of a narrative or dramatic work.
      1. Metrical writing or speaking, esp. when light or trivial or merely metered and rhymed, but without much serious content or artistic merit
      2. A sequence of words arranged metrically in accordance with some rule or design; single line of poetry
      3. The art or work of a poet.
      1. Structure with respect to the arrangement of single notes in succession.
      2. (Music) A rhythmically organized sequence of single tones so related to one another as to make up a particular phrase or idea.
      3. (Music) A sequence of single tones, usually in the same key or mode, to produce a rhythmic whole; often, a tune, air, or song