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  Words related to straw

Related / Similar Words: drinking straw, pale yellow, chaff, husk, shuck, stalk, stubble, strew

 

Definition:
  • a thin paper or plastic tube used to such liquids into the mouth;
  • a yellow tint; yellow diluted with white;
  • material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds;
  • plant fiber used e.g. for making baskets and hats or as fodder;
  • spread by scattering ("straw" is archaic); "strew toys all over the carpet";
  • cover or provide with or as if with straw; "cows were strawed to weather the snowstorm";
  • of a pale yellow color like straw; straw colored;

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    Hyponyms: bran, bestrew, litter

     

    Substance Meronyms: padding, cushioning

     

    Derivational Morphology: shuck, husk, shell, scatter, scattering, strewing

     

    Anagrams: swart

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: kashtë   Bosnian: slama  
    Catalan: palla   Croatian: slama  
    Danish: halm   Dutch: stro  
    Esperanto: pajlo   Finnish: olki  
    French: paille   German: Stroh  
    Hungarian: szalma   Italian: paglia  
    Japanese:   Korean:  
    Romanian: paie   Russian: солома  
    Slovak: slama   Spanish: paja  
     
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