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  Words related to turtle

Related / Similar Words: capsize, turn turtle

 

Definition:
  • any of various aquatic and land reptiles having a bony shell and flipper-like limbs for swimming;
  • hunt for turtles, especially as an occupation;
  • overturn accidentally; "Don''t rock the boat or it will capsize!";

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    Hyponyms: sea turtle, marine turtle, snapping turtle, mud turtle, terrapin, red-bellied terrapin, red-bellied turtle, redbelly, Pseudemys rubriventris, slider, yellow-bellied terrapin, Pseudemys scripta, cooter, river cooter, Pseudemys concinna, box turtle, box tortoise, painted turtle, painted terrapin, painted tortoise, Chrysemys picta, tortoise, soft-shelled turtle, pancake turtle

     

    Derivational Morphology: turtler

     

    Language Translations:
    Armenian: կրիա   Basque: dortoka  
    Bosnian: kornjača   Breton: baot  
    Bulgarian: костенурка   Catalan: tortuga  
    Chinese: 烏龜   Croatian: kornjača  
    Danish: skildpadde   Dutch: schildpad  
    Esperanto: kelonio   Finnish: kilpikonna  
    French: tortue   Galician: tartaruga  
    German: Schildkröte   Greek: χελώνη  
    Hebrew: צב   Hungarian: teknősbéka  
    Indonesian: kura-kura   Irish: turtar  
    Japanese:   Korean: 거북  
    Latin: testudo   Lithuanian: vėžlys  
    Macedonian: желка   Polish: żółw  
    Portuguese: tartaruga   Romanian: broască ţestoasă  
    Russian: черепаха   Slovene: želva  
    Spanish: tortuga   Swedish: sköldpadda  
    Tagalog: pagong   Tamil: ஆமை  
    Telugu: తాబేలు   Turkish: kaplumbağa  
    Ukrainian: черепаха  
     
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