Synonyms of displacement
1 replacementDictionary • the displacement of your reason by your emotions
replacement • the replacement of damaged or lost books
substitution • last-minute substitutions
2 dispersalDictionary • the gradual displacement of the American Indian
dispersal • the plants' mechanisms of dispersal of their spores
spread • The greatest hope for reform is the gradual spread of information.
distribution • There will be a widespread distribution of leaflets.
diffusion • the development and diffusion of ideas
dissemination • the dissemination of scientific ideas
dissipation • the dissipation of heat
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diffusionIf something such as knowledge or information is diffused, or if it diffuses somewhere, it is made known over a wide area or to a lot of people. (noun)
• the development and diffusion of ideas
dispersalDispersal is the spreading of things over a wide area.
• the plants' mechanisms of dispersal of their spores
disseminationTo disseminate information or knowledge means to distribute it so that it reaches many people or organizations. (noun)
• the dissemination of scientific ideas
Thesaurus for displacement from the Collins English Thesaurus
the act of displacing or the condition of being displaced