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