Synonyms of rendition
1 performanceDictionary • The musicians broke into a rousing rendition of the song.
performance • They are giving a performance of Bizet's Carmen.
arrangement • an arrangement of a well-known piece by Mozart
interpretation • her full-bodied interpretation of the role of Micaela
rendering • a rendering of Verdi's Requiem
take (informal, mainly US)
reading • a poetry reading
presentation • Scottish Opera's presentation of Das Rheingold
execution • his masterly execution of a difficult piece
portrayal • He is well known for his portrayal of a prison guard in 'The Last Emperor'.
2 translationDictionary • a rendition of the works of Conrad
translation • his excellent English translation of 'Faust'
reading • There is a reading of this situation which upsets people.
version • She went public with her version of events.
construction (formal) • He put the wrong construction on what he saw.
explanation • his lucid explanation of the mysteries of cricket
interpretation • the interpretation of the scriptures
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arrangementIf someone makes an arrangement of a piece of music, they change it so that it is suitable for particular voices or instruments, or for a particular performance.
• an arrangement of a well-known piece by Mozart
construction (formal)The construction that you put on what someone says or does is your interpretation of what it means.
• He put the wrong construction on what he saw.
• his masterly execution of a difficult piece
Thesaurus for rendition from the Collins English Thesaurus