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REORIENTATION

 Dictionary entry overview: What does reorientation mean? 

REORIENTATION (noun)
  The noun REORIENTATION has 2 senses:

1. a fresh orientation; a changed set of attitudes and beliefs
2. the act of changing the direction in which something is oriented

  Familiarity information: REORIENTATION used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


REORIENTATION (noun)


Sense 1reorientation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A fresh orientation; a changed set of attitudes and beliefs

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Hypernyms ("reorientation" is a kind of...):

orientation (an integrated set of attitudes and beliefs)


Sense 2reorientation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The act of changing the direction in which something is oriented

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

change of direction; reorientation

Hypernyms ("reorientation" is a kind of...):

change (the action of changing something)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "reorientation"):

turn (the act of turning away or in the opposite direction)

reversal; reverse; reversion; turnabout; turnaround (turning in the opposite direction)

change of course (a change in the direction that you are moving)


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