Synonyms of description in English:

description


See definition of description

noun

1‘Darwin's description of the theory of sexual selection’

SYNONYMS

account, explanation, elucidation, illustration, representation, interpretation

chronicle, report, narration, narrative, story, recounting, rendition, relation, commentary, version, portrayal, portrait, word picture, evocation

details

2‘I object to your description of them as ‘paper-shufflers’’

SYNONYMS

designation, styling, calling, labelling, naming, dubbing, pronouncement

characterization, classification, classing, categorization, branding

portrayal, depiction, hailing, painting

3‘the roads were jammed with vehicles of every description’

SYNONYMS

sort, variety, kind, style, type, category, order, breed, species, class, designation, specification, genre, genus, brand, make, character, ilk, kidney, grain, stamp, mould

North American stripe