Synonyms of method
1 mannerDictionary • new teaching methods
manner • The manner in which young children are spoken to depends on who is present.
process • The best way to find out is by a process of elimination.
approach • We will be exploring different approaches to information-gathering.
technique • tests performed using a new technique
way • Freezing is a great way to preserve most foods.
plan • She met her creditors to propose a plan for making repayments.
course • Resignation is the only course left open to him.
system • the decimal system of metric weights and measures
form • He contracted a rare form of cancer.
rule • according to the rules of quantum theory
programme • the programme for reform outlined by the Soviet President
style • Our children's different learning styles created many problems.
practice • a public inquiry into bank practices
fashion • We must go about this in an organized fashion.
scheme • a private pension scheme
procedure • He did not follow the correct procedure in applying for a visa.
routine • The players had to change their daily routine.
mode • the capitalist mode of production
modus operandi • We reserve the right to alter our modus operandi.
2 orderliness • They go about their work with method and common sense.
order • The wish to impose order upon confusion is a kind of intellectual instinct.
form • the sustained narrative form of the novel
design • The pictures are based on simple geometric designs.
structure • The chemical structure of this particular molecule is very unusual.
pattern • All three attacks followed the same pattern.
organization • the internal organization of the department
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approachYour approach to a task, problem, or situation is the way you deal with it or think about it.
• We will be exploring different approaches to information-gathering.
courseA course of action is an action or a series of actions that you can do in a particular situation.
• Resignation is the only course left open to him.
designA design is a pattern of lines, flowers, or shapes which is used to decorate something.
• The pictures are based on simple geometric designs.
Thesaurus for method from the Collins English Thesaurus
a way of proceeding or doing something, esp a systematic or regular one