Thesaurus > Related Words: strawman

  Words related to strawman

Related / Similar Words: scarecrow, straw man, bird-scarer, scarer, front man, front, figurehead, nominal head

 

Definition:
  • an effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds;
  • a weak or sham argument set up to be easily refuted;
  • a person used as a cover for some questionable activity;

  •  
    Derivational Morphology: frighten, fright, scare, affright

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z