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Overview of noun straw

The noun straw has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (10) straw

(plant fiber used e.g. for making baskets and hats or as fodder)

2. (2) chaff, husk, shuck, stalk, straw, stubble

(material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds)

3. pale yellow, straw, wheat

(a variable yellow tint; dull yellow, often diluted with white)

4. straw, drinking straw

(a thin paper or plastic tube used to suck liquids into the mouth)

Overview of verb straw

The verb straw has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. straw

(cover or provide with or as if with straw; "cows were strawed to weather the snowstorm")

2. strew, straw

(spread by scattering ("straw" is archaic); "strew toys all over the carpet")

Overview of adj straw

The adj straw has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) straw

(of a pale yellow color like straw; straw-colored) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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