Synonyms of operation in English:

operation


See definition of operation

noun

1‘the slide bars are machined to ensure smooth operation’

SYNONYMS

functioning, working, running, performance, action, behaviour

2‘those responsible for the operation of the factory’

SYNONYMS

management, running, direction, control, governing, administration, supervision

3‘legislation to curtail the operation of the closed shop’

SYNONYMS

effect, force, potency, power, effectiveness

4‘a heart bypass operation’

SYNONYMS

surgery, surgical operation, surgical intervention, major surgery, minor surgery

5‘a carefully planned military operation’

SYNONYMS

action, activity, exercise, affair, business, undertaking, step, enterprise, task, job, process, procedure, manoeuvre, campaign

6‘the company's South American mining operation’

SYNONYMS

business, enterprise, company, firm, organization, concern

informal outfit, set-up


Phrases

    in operation

      ‘only the starboard engine was in operation’

      SYNONYMS

      functioning, working, running, up and running, operative, in use, in action, going

      operational, workable, serviceable, functional, usable, in working condition, in working order, viable

      in force, effective, in effect, valid