Need another word that means the same as “applied”? Find 9 synonyms and 30 related words for “applied” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Applied” are: empirical, hands-on, pragmatic, real, actual, active, experiential, experimental, in the field
Applied as an Adjective
Definitions of "Applied" as an adjective
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “applied” as an adjective can have the following definitions:
- Concerned with concrete problems or data rather than with fundamental principles- Sidney Hook.
- (of a subject of study) put to practical use as opposed to being theoretical.
- Concerned with concrete problems or data rather than with fundamental principles.
Synonyms of "Applied" as an adjective (9 Words)
|active||(of a volcano) that is erupting or has erupted in historical times.|
An active tradition.
|actual||Taking place in reality; not pretended or imitated.|
We saw the actual wedding on television.
|empirical||Relying on medical quackery.|
|experiential||Derived from experience or the experience of existence.|
The experiential learning associated with employment.
|experimental||Of the nature of or undergoing an experiment.|
|hands-on||Involving active participation.|
|in the field||Currently fashionable.|
|pragmatic||Relating to pragmatics.|
A matter of fact or pragmatic approach to the problem.
|real||Coinciding with reality F A Olafson.|
To the man sleeping regularly in doorways homelessness is real.
Usage Examples of "Applied" as an adjective
- Applied physics.
- Applied psychology.
- Applied chemistry.
- Technical problems in medicine, engineering, economics and other applied disciplines.
Associations of "Applied" (30 Words)
|abstract||An abstract work of art.|
The novel was too abstract and esoteric to sustain much attention.
|basic||A necessary commodity for which demand is constant.|
Basic human rights.
|conceivably||Within the realm of possibility.|
It may conceivably cause liver disease.
|concept||An idea or invention to help sell or publicize a commodity.|
The centre has kept firmly to its original concept.
|constructive||Constructing or tending to construct or improve or promote development.|
A constructive attitude.
|cyberspace||The notional environment in which communication over computer networks occurs.|
I stayed in cyberspace for just a few minutes.
|developmental||Of or relating to or constituting development.|
|eclecticism||Making decisions on the basis of what seems best instead of following some single doctrine or style.|
We ve demonstrated an appetite for musical eclecticism.
|essential||Absolutely necessary; vitally necessary.|
The essentials of the good life.
|formative||A formative element.|
A formative assessment.
|functional||(of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing.|
A functional set of brakes.
|functionalist||An adherent of functionalism.|
|gravitation||The force responsible for gravitation gravity.|
The gravitation between two bodies is proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them.
|hypothesis||A supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigation.|
His steady state hypothesis of the origin of the universe.
|hypothetical||A hypothetical proposition or statement.|
Let us take a hypothetical case.
|ideational||Being of the nature of a notion or concept.|
Policy has been shaped by both material and ideational factors.
|meaningful||Communicating something that is not directly expressed.|
A meaningful discussion.
|metaphysical||Of or characteristic of the metaphysical poets.|
|neurobiologist||A specialist in neurobiology.|
|positivistic||Of or relating to positivism.|
|practical||Having or put to a practical purpose or use.|
I m merely being practical we must find a ground floor flat.
|pragmatic||Relating to pragmatics.|
Not ideology but pragmatic politics.
|primary||A primary feather.|
A primary alcohol.
|real||Used as intensifiers real is sometimes used informally for really rattling is informal.|
The earring was presumably real gold.
|rudimentary||Relating to an immature, undeveloped, or basic form.|
|serviceable||Intended or able to serve a purpose without elaboration.|
Heavy serviceable fabrics.
|speculative||Engaged in, expressing, or based on conjecture rather than knowledge.|
|substantive||Of or relating to the real nature or essential elements of something.|
There is no substantive evidence for the efficacy of these drugs.
|theoretical||Concerned primarily with theories or hypotheses rather than practical considerations.|
|utilitarian||Relating to or adhering to the doctrine of utilitarianism.|
A utilitarian building.