Synonyms of development in English:

development


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noun

1‘the next stage in the development of this form of transport’

SYNONYMS
evolution, growth, maturing, expansion, enlargement, spread, buildout, progress, success, blossoming, blooming, burgeoning, headway

2‘the development of the idea of a nation’

SYNONYMS
forming, establishment, institution, initiation, instigation, inauguration, origination, invention, generation

3‘have there been any developments?’

SYNONYMS
event, turn of events, occurrence, happening, circumstance, incident, phenomenon, situation, issue, outcome, upshot

4‘a housing development’

SYNONYMS
estate, complex, site, conglomeration