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 agreement, reach understanding, 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

    2‘Philippa eventually came to terms with her situation’


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    accept, come to accept, become reconciled to, reconcile oneself to, reach an acceptance, reach an acceptance of, 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

    on … terms

    ‘the two families were on friendly terms’


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    in a … relationship, in a … relationship with, having … relations, having … relations with, on a … footing, on a … footing with

    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