Synonyms of term in English:

term


See definition of term

noun

1‘a dictionary of current scientific and technical terms’

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word, expression, phrase, turn of phrase, idiom, locution

name, title, denomination, designation, label

formal appellation

2terms‘a protest in the strongest possible terms’

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language, mode of expression, manner of speaking, phraseology, terminology

words, phrases, expressions

3terms‘a legal document which sets out the terms of the contract’

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conditions, stipulations, specifications, provisions, provisos

restrictions, qualifications

particulars, details, points, clauses, articles

4terms‘a policy offering the same cover and benefits on more favourable terms’

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rates, prices, charges, costs, fees

tariff

5‘the President is elected for a single four-year term’

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period, period of time, time, length of time, spell, stint, duration

interval, stretch, run, phase

term of office, period of office, incumbency, administration

6‘the summer term’

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session

North American semester, trimester, quarter


verb

1‘he has been termed the father of modern theology’

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call, name, entitle, title, style, designate, describe as, dub, label, tag

nickname

rare denominate


Phrases

    come to terms

      1‘Charles V and Charles of Navarre came to terms’

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      reach, reach an agreement, reach an understanding, come to an agreement, come to an understanding, make a deal, reach a compromise, meet each other halfway, establish a middle ground, be reconciled

      term

      2‘Philippa eventually came to terms with her situation’

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      accept, come to accept, become reconciled to, reconcile oneself to, get used to, become accustomed to, adjust to, accommodate oneself to, acclimatize oneself to

      learn to live with, become resigned to, make the best of

      face up to

    in terms of

      ‘replacing the printers is difficult to justify in terms of cost’

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      with regard to, as regards, regarding, concerning, as to, in respect of, with reference to, in the matter of, in connection with

    on ... terms