Communication and Discourse


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Communication noun – A piece of conveyed information.
Discourse is a synonym for communication in speech topic. In some cases you can use "Discourse" instead a noun "Communication".
Nearby Words: communicate, communion, communicated, communicative, communicating
Synonyms for Communication


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Discourse noun – An extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic.
Communication is a synonym for discourse in conversation topic. Sometimes you can use "Communication" instead a noun "Discourse", if it concerns topics such as dialogue, discussion.
Nearby Words: discoursed, discoursing
Synonyms for Discourse

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standard standard communication standard discourse
actual actual communication actual discourse
real real communication real discourse
social social communication social discourse
Other adjectives: meaningful, official, modern, magical.
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Discourse and Communication. (2016). Retrieved 2021, September 17, from
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Discourse or Communication. 2016. Accessed September 17, 2021.

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