Synonyms of ordination


1. ordination, status, position

usage: the status of being ordained to a sacred office

2. ordering, order, ordination, arrangement

usage: logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements; "we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation"

3. ordination, ordinance, appointment, assignment, designation, naming

usage: the act of ordaining; the act of conferring (or receiving) holy orders; "the rabbi's family was present for his ordination"

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