Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun organization

7 senses of organization

Sense 1
organization, organisation -- (a group of people who work together)
       => social group -- (people sharing some social relation)

Sense 2
arrangement, organization, organisation, system -- (an organized structure for arranging or classifying; "he changed the arrangement of the topics"; "the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original"; "he tried to understand their system of classification")
       => structure -- (the complex composition of knowledge as elements and their combinations; "his lectures have no structure")

Sense 3
administration, governance, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisation -- (the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something; "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment")
       => body -- (a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity; "the whole body filed out of the auditorium"; "the student body"; "administrative body")

Sense 4
organization, organisation -- (the act of organizing a business or an activity related to a business; "he was brought in to supervise the organization of a new department")
       => administration, disposal -- (a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs))

Sense 5
organization, organisation, system -- (an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized; "his compulsive organization was not an endearing quality"; "we can't do it unless we establish some system around here")
       => orderliness, methodicalness -- (the quality of appreciating method and system)

Sense 6
organization, organisation -- (the activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically; "his organization of the work force was very efficient")
       => activity -- (any specific behavior; "they avoided all recreational activity")

Sense 7
constitution, establishment, formation, organization, organisation -- (the act of forming or establishing something; "the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club")
       => beginning, start, commencement -- (the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations")

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