Thesaurus > Related Words: geminate

  Words related to geminate

Related / Similar Words: pair, reduplicate

 

Definition:
  • a doubled or long consonant; "the `n'' in `thinness'' is a geminate";
  • arrange or combine in pairs; "The consonants are geminated in these words";
  • arrange in pairs; "Pair these numbers";
  • occur in pairs;
  • form by reduplication; "The consonant reduplicates after a short vowel"; "The morpheme can be reduplicated to emphasize the meaning of the word";

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    Grouped Verbs: pair

     

    Derivational Morphology: gemination, couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duo, duet, dyad, duad

     

     
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