Synonyms of generation in English:

generation


See definition of generation

noun

1‘people of the same generation’

SYNONYMS

age, age group, peer group, cohort, stage of life

2generations‘generations ago’

SYNONYMS

ages, an age, years, aeons, an aeon, a long time, an eternity

British informal donkey's years, yonks

3‘the next generation of computers’

SYNONYMS

crop, batch, wave, type, range

4‘creativity is the generation of novel ideas’

SYNONYMS

creation, causing, causation, making, engendering, spawning, production, initiation, origination, inception, occasioning, prompting, kindling, triggering, inspiration

ANTONYMS

destruction

5‘the male role in human generation’

SYNONYMS

procreation, reproduction, propagation, breeding, fathering, siring, engendering, spawning, creation

literary begetting