Synonyms
Etymology

1. anemone

noun. ['ˈænɪˌmoʊn, əˈnɛməni'] marine polyps that resemble flowers but have oral rings of tentacles; differ from corals in forming no hard skeleton.

Synonyms

  • order Actiniaria
  • sea anemone
  • actinozoan
  • Actiniaria
  • actinia
  • Actinaria
  • actinian
  • anthozoan
  • order Actinaria

Etymology

  • anemone (Latin)
  • ἀνεμώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Anemone

  • hegemony
  • yemeni

Example sentences of the word anemone


1. Noun, singular or mass
So what does the sea anemone get in return for protecting the hermit crab?

2. anemone

noun. ['ˈænɪˌmoʊn, əˈnɛməni'] any woodland plant of the genus Anemone grown for its beautiful flowers and whorls of dissected leaves.

Synonyms

  • Anemone quinquefolia
  • Anemone cylindrica
  • flower
  • mountain anemone
  • snowdrop
  • wood anemone
  • snowdrop windflower
  • thimbleweed
  • Anemone sylvestris
  • windflower
  • Anemone tetonensis
  • Anemone nemorosa
  • Canada anemone
  • Anemone Canadensis
  • Alpine anemone
  • genus Anemone

Etymology

  • anemone (Latin)
  • ἀνεμώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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