1. lion-jaw_forceps

noun. a type of forceps.

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Words that Rhyme with Ant Lion

  • paraguayan
  • uruguayan
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  • nvryan
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  • hawaiian
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  • tryon
  • orion
  • olayan
  • cryan
  • bryon
  • bryen
  • bryan
  • brion
  • brian
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Example sentences of the word ant-lion


1. Noun Phrase
The ant lion is the larva of a gray, gauzy-winged nocturnal insect called the owlfly.

2. Noun Phrase
The ant lion poises its forcepslike jaws at the base of the funnel.

3. Noun Phrase
Encourage predators that feed on ants, including ant lions and horned lizards.

2. lion-hunter

noun. someone who hunts lions.

Synonyms

  • huntsman

3. lion-hunter

noun. someone who tries to attract social lions as guests.

Synonyms

  • social climber

4. lion

noun. ['ˈlaɪən'] large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male.

Synonyms

  • lion cub
  • Panthera leo
  • lionet
  • genus Panthera
  • lioness
  • pride
  • mane
  • king of beasts
  • big cat
  • cat

Antonyms

  • venial sin
  • dissatisfaction
  • humble
  • keep down

Etymology

  • lion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • leo (Latin)

5. Lion

noun. the fifth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about July 23 to August 22.

Synonyms

  • Leo the Lion

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder

6. Lion

noun. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Leo.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • Leo
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker

7. lion

noun. ['ˈlaɪən'] a celebrity who is lionized (much sought after).

Synonyms

  • famous person
  • celebrity

Antonyms

  • woman
  • dishonor
  • infamy

Etymology

  • lion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • leo (Latin)

8. ant

noun. ['ˈænt'] social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers.

Synonyms

  • little black ant
  • Monomorium pharaonis
  • slave-maker
  • Formicidae
  • pharaoh's ant
  • slave ant
  • hymenopteran
  • hymenopteron
  • hymenopterous insect
  • wood ant
  • bulldog ant
  • fire ant
  • pharaoh ant
  • family Formicidae
  • slave-making ant
  • driver ant
  • carpenter ant
  • emmet
  • army ant
  • Formica rufa
  • legionary ant
  • hymenopter
  • pismire

Etymology

  • amte (Middle English (1100-1500))
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