Definition of Methodology:

  1. A system of broad principles or rules from which specific methods or procedures may be derived to interpret or solve different problems within the scope of a particular discipline. Unlike an algorithm, a methodology is not a formula but a set of practices.

  2. A system of methods used in a particular area of study or activity.

Synonyms of Methodology

MO, Action, Actions, Activity, Acts, Address, Affectation, Air, Algorithm, Anality, Apple-pie order, Approach, Arrangement, Attack, Bearing, Behavior, Behavior pattern, Behavioral norm, Behavioral science, Blueprint, Blueprinting, Calculation, Carriage, Charting, Comportment, Conception, Conduct, Contrivance, Course, Culture pattern, Custom, Demeanor, Deportment, Design, Device, Discipline, Disposition, Doing, Doings, Enterprise, Envisagement, Fashion, Figuring, Fine fettle, Folkway, Foresight, Forethought, Form, Game, Gestures, Goings-on, Good condition, Good shape, Good trim, Graphing, Ground plan, Guidelines, Guise, Idea, Intention, Layout, Line, Line of action, Lines, Lineup, Long-range plan, Maintien, Manner, Manner of working, Manners, Mapping, Master plan, Means, Method, Methodicalness, Methods, Mien, Mode, Mode of operation, Mode of procedure, Modus operandi, Modus vivendi, Motions, Movements, Moves, Neatness, Observable behavior, Operations research, Order, Orderliness, Organization, Pattern, Plan, Planning, Planning function, Poise, Port, Pose, Posture, Practice, Praxis, Prearrangement, Presence, Procedure, Proceeding, Process, Program, Program of action, Rationalization, Routine, Schedule, Schema, Schematism, Schematization, Scheme, Scheme of arrangement, Setup, Social science, Strategic plan, Strategy, Style, System, Systematicness, Systematization, Tack, Tactical plan, Tactics, Technique, The big picture, The drill, The how, The picture, The way of, Tidiness, Tone, Trimness, Way, Way of life, Ways, Wise, Working plan, Course of action, Line of action, Plan of action, Policy, Series of steps, Plan, Method, System, Strategy, Stratagem, Way, Approach, Formula, Mechanism, Methodology, MO, Modus operandi, SOP, Standard operating procedure, Technique, Means, Measure, Process, Proceeding, Operation, Agenda

How to use Methodology in a sentence?

  1. Mr. Feathersmith glared angrily at his accountant, who had shown poor methodology by deciding to leave many entries to the last minute in lieu of figuring out all transactions in a single session.
  2. A golf instructor has a particular methodology of teachings and principals that guide how they teach the golf swing and other facets of the game.
  3. When studying psychology at the university level, I took several courses designed to instruct about the proper methodology for experimental research.
  4. A methodology for investigating the concept of focal points.

Meaning of Methodology & Methodology Definition