Synonyms for Colonization:
establishment, clearing, imperialism, Pioneering, founding, Peopling, transplanting, subjugation, conquest, forging a new home, migration, colonialism, expansion, expansionism, group migration, hegemony.
inhabitation, habitation, squatting, residence, housing, tenancy, dwelling, Staying, occupation, quartering, Roosting, lodging.
•settlement of area (noun)
Peopling, founding, squatting, Pioneering, settlement, transplanting, clearing, establishment, expansion, migration.
•Other relevant words:
conquest, clearing, hegemony, transplanting, expansionism, subjugation, settlement, migration, colonisation, Peopling, imperialism, colonialism, establishment, expansion, Pioneering, founding.
Usage examples for colonization
In her appeal to the public in connection with this transfer, she explains at length her views of reform, and her reasons for choosing the above- named trustees instead of the Emancipation or Colonization Societies; and in respect to education says: 'No difference will be made in the schools between the white children and the children of color, whether in education or any other advantage. – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes