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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • \i-ˌva-kyə-ˈwā-shən, -kyü-ˈā-\
    • /ɪˈvæk.ju.eɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • \i-ˌva-kyə-ˈwā-shən, -kyü-ˈā-\

Definitions of evacuation word

  • noun evacuation The action of evacuating a person or a place. 1
  • noun evacuation people: leaving a building 1
  • noun evacuation leaving homes in emergency 1
  • noun evacuation leaving homes during wartime 1
  • noun evacuation emptying the bowels 1
  • noun evacuation an evacuating or being evacuated 0

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Parts of speech for Evacuation


evacuation popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 83% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

evacuation usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for evacuation

noun evacuation

  • removal — the act of removing.
  • clearing — A clearing is a small area in a forest where there are no trees or bushes.
  • emptying — Present participle of to empty.
  • withdrawal — Also, withdrawment. the act or condition of withdrawing.
  • flight — an act or instance of fleeing or running away; hasty departure.

Antonyms for evacuation

noun evacuation

  • influx — act of flowing in.
  • arrival — When a person or vehicle arrives at a place, you can refer to their arrival.
  • coming — A coming event or time is an event or time that will happen soon.
  • entrance — An opening, such as a door, passage, or gate, that allows access to a place.

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