Associations to the word «Solution»


SOLUTION, noun. A homogeneous mixture, which may be liquid, gas or solid, formed by dissolving one or more substances.
SOLUTION, noun. An act, plan or other means, used or proposed, to solve a problem.
SOLUTION, noun. The answer to a problem.
SOLUTION, noun. (marketing buzzword) A product, service or suite thereof.
SOLUTION, noun. (legal) (UK) (archaic) (rare) Satisfaction of a claim or debt.

Dictionary definition

SOLUTION, noun. A homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution; "he used a solution of peroxide and water".
SOLUTION, noun. A statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem; "they were trying to find a peaceful solution"; "the answers were in the back of the book"; "he computed the result to four decimal places".
SOLUTION, noun. A method for solving a problem; "the easy solution is to look it up in the handbook".
SOLUTION, noun. The set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation.
SOLUTION, noun. The successful action of solving a problem; "the solution took three hours".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley