Student Thesaurus

One entry found for subtraction.
Entry Word: subtraction
Function: noun
Text: the act or an instance of taking away from a total <the dog was responsible for the unexplained subtraction in the number of potato chips on my sister's plate>
Synonyms deduction
Related Words discount; abatement, decline, decrement, diminishment, diminution, drop, fall, loss, reduction, shrinkage; curtailment, cut, cutback
Near Antonyms boost, enlargement, gain, increase, increment, raise, rise; accretion, accrual, accumulation, addendum, appendix, supplement
Antonyms addition