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1. almond

noun. ['ˈɑːmənd'] small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California.

Synonyms

  • almond tree
  • jordan almond
  • Prunus dulcis
  • sweet almond
  • Prunus amygdalus

Etymology

  • almande (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Almond

  • ackland
  • agrosiand
  • ahlstrand
  • aland
  • allemand
  • almand
  • altland
  • anand
  • aravind
  • arcand
  • armand
  • armond
  • ashland
  • asplund
  • auckland
  • aurand
  • aymond
  • bachand
  • backlund
  • becklund

How do you pronounce almond?

Pronounce almond as ˈɑmənd.

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Sentences with almond


1. Adjective
Another smoothie addition is almond or peanut butter to provide healthy fats and protein.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Peanut and almond butter are also good low-carb ingredients, but be cautious because they are high in calories.

3. Verb, base form
Although offering more nutrients than wheat germ, almond flour comes with more calories and fat.

Quotes about almond


1. I said to the almond tree, 'Friend, speak to me of God,' and the almond tree blossomed.
- Nikos Kazantzakis

2. Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
- Mark Twain

2. almond-scented

adjective. smelling of almond.

Antonyms

  • malodorous

3. almond-shaped

adjective. shaped like an almond.

Synonyms

  • amygdaliform
  • amygdaloidal
  • amygdaloid

Antonyms

  • prolate
  • oblate
  • uncoiled
  • square

4. almond-eyed

adjective. having almond-shaped eyes.

Antonyms

  • blind

5. almond-leaves_willow

noun. willow of the western United States with leaves like those of peach or almond trees.

Synonyms

  • peach-leaved willow
  • genus Salix
  • willow
  • Salix amygdaloides
  • Salix
  • peachleaf willow

6. almond

noun. ['ˈɑːmənd'] oval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree.

Synonyms

  • Jordan almond
  • Amygdalus communis
  • edible nut
  • drupe
  • Prunus dulcis
  • sweet almond
  • Prunus amygdalus

Etymology

  • almande (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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