Synonyms for francis bacon |

Synonyms and antonyms for francis bacon

1. bacon (n.)

back and sides of a hog salted and dried or smoked; usually sliced thin and fried


2. Bacon (n.)

English scientist and Franciscan monk who stressed the importance of experimentation; first showed that air is required for combustion and first used lenses to correct vision (1220-1292)


3. Bacon (n.)

English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561-1626)


4. bacon-lettuce-tomato sandwich (n.)

sandwich filled with slices of bacon and tomato with lettuce