Antonyms

1. acorn-shaped

adjective. shaped like an acorn.

Antonyms

  • amorphous

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Words that Rhyme with Acorn Squash

  • prakash
  • panache
  • mccosh
  • galosh
  • antosh
  • trosch
  • slosh
  • grosh
  • brosz
  • brosh
  • braasch
  • awash
  • wash
  • tosh
  • raasch
  • posh
  • paasch
  • losh
  • kosh
  • josh
  • hasz
  • gosh
  • ghosh
  • dosh
  • bosh
  • baasch
  • osh

Example sentences of the word acorn-squash


1. Noun Phrase
Because its rind is quite thick, raw acorn squash can be difficult to slice.

2. Noun Phrase
To make mashed acorn squash, scoop out the cooked flesh and transfer to a large bowl.

3. Noun Phrase
Choose firm acorn squashes that are a black-green with some patches of yellow-gold.

4. Noun Phrase
In a pinch, microwaving acorn squash is an alternative to oven roasting.

2. squash

verb. ['ˈskwɑːʃ'] to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition.

Synonyms

  • squeeze
  • mash
  • crush
  • steamroller
  • squelch
  • wring
  • telescope
  • stamp
  • press

3. squash

noun. ['ˈskwɑːʃ'] edible fruit of a squash plant; eaten as a vegetable.

Synonyms

  • winter squash
  • squash vine
  • veg
  • veggie
  • vegetable

Antonyms

  • decompression
  • unclasp
  • pull
  • gain

4. squash

noun. ['ˈskwɑːʃ'] a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets.

Synonyms

  • squash rackets
  • squash racquets

Antonyms

  • ride
  • refrain
  • undercharge

5. squash

noun. ['ˈskwɑːʃ'] any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits.

Synonyms

  • summer squash
  • summer squash vine
  • pumpkin vine
  • winter squash
  • squash vine
  • autumn pumpkin
  • winter squash plant
  • genus Cucurbita
  • vine
  • Cucurbita pepo melopepo
  • pumpkin
  • Cucurbita pepo

Antonyms

  • hate
  • untwist
  • delay
  • cool

6. acorn

noun. ['ˈeɪkɔrn'] fruit of the oak tree: a smooth thin-walled nut in a woody cup-shaped base.

Synonyms

  • fruit
  • acorn cup
  • cupule
  • oak tree

Etymology

  • acorne (Middle English (1100-1500))
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