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1. adobe

noun. ['əˈdoʊbi'] the clay from which adobe bricks are made.

Synonyms

  • clay

Etymology

  • adobe (Spanish)
  • طوب (Arabic)

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Words that Rhyme with Adobe

  • okeechobee
  • sunobe
  • nairobi
  • jacoby
  • jacobi
  • scoby
  • scobey
  • ryobi
  • zoghby
  • toby
  • tobie
  • tobey
  • sobey
  • roby
  • robie
  • robey
  • moby
  • koby
  • gobie
  • gobi
  • doby
  • coby
  • cobey
  • obie

Example sentences of the word adobe


1. Noun, singular or mass
More advanced structures can be made of dried mud, or adobe, and thatched grasses.

Quotes containing the word adobe


1. Mineral cactai,quicksilver lizards in the adobe walls,the bird that punctures space,thirst, tedium, clouds of dust, impalpable epiphanies of wind.The pines taught me to talk to myself.In that garden I learnedto send myself off.Later there were no gardens.
- Octavio Paz, A Draft of Shadows and Other Poems

2. Thank You, Adobe [10w] Thanks to Photoshop,a picture isn't worth a single word.
- Beryl Dov

2. adobe

noun. ['əˈdoʊbi'] sun-dried brick; used in hot dry climates.

Synonyms

  • brick

Etymology

  • adobe (Spanish)
  • طوب (Arabic)
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