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1. Arctic

noun. the regions to the north of the Arctic Circle centered on the North Pole.

Synonyms

  • Arctic Zone

Antonyms

  • uncharged
  • pantropic

Etymology

  • artique (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • arcticus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Arctic Fox

  • st_jacques
  • ballcocks
  • outfox
  • macaques
  • adcox
  • stocks'
  • stocks
  • stock's
  • kroc's
  • iraq's
  • frocks
  • flocks
  • clocks
  • clock's
  • brox
  • brock's
  • blocs
  • bloc's
  • blocks
  • block's
  • bloch's
  • woks
  • vox
  • vocs
  • sox
  • socks
  • shocks
  • sachs
  • rox
  • rocks

Example sentences of the word arctic-fox


1. Noun Phrase
Some arctic foxes turn bluish gray in the winter instead of white.

2. Noun Phrase
The fur of the arctic fox consists of two types of hair.

3. Noun Phrase
The arctic fox has evolved small rounded ears that conserve heat and are less subject to freezing.

4. Noun Phrase
This makes them vulnerable to attack from arctic foxes.

2. Arctic

adjective. of or relating to the Arctic.

Synonyms

  • north-polar

Antonyms

  • hot
  • same

Etymology

  • artique (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • arcticus (Latin)

3. arctic

noun. ['ˈɑːrktɪk, ˈɑːrtɪk'] a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow.

Synonyms

  • overshoe
  • galosh
  • golosh
  • gumshoe

Antonyms

  • warm
  • unfrozen
  • hotness
  • passionate

Etymology

  • artique (French)
  • ἀρκτικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. arctic

adjective. ['ˈɑːrktɪk, ˈɑːrtɪk'] extremely cold.

Synonyms

  • polar
  • cold
  • glacial
  • icy
  • gelid

Antonyms

  • loving
  • equatorial
  • same
  • noncrucial

Etymology

  • artique (French)
  • ἀρκτικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. fox

noun. ['ˈfɑːks'] alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs.

Synonyms

  • Alopex lagopus
  • Vulpes macrotis
  • gray fox
  • Arctic fox
  • Vulpes velox
  • Vulpes fulva
  • white fox
  • red fox
  • prairie fox
  • canine
  • kit fox
  • vixen
  • Urocyon cinereoargenteus
  • grey fox
  • canid
  • Reynard

Antonyms

  • converge
  • be well
  • agree
  • change

Etymology

  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fox (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. fox

noun. ['ˈfɑːks'] a shifty deceptive person.

Synonyms

  • dodger
  • trickster
  • cheat
  • slicker
  • slyboots
  • beguiler
  • cheater

Antonyms

  • differ
  • disagree
  • disassemble
  • please

Etymology

  • fox (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fox (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. Fox

noun. the Algonquian language of the Fox.

Synonyms

  • Algonquian
  • Algonquian language

8. Fox

noun. English religious leader who founded the Society of Friends (1624-1691).

9. Fox

noun. a member of an Algonquian people formerly living west of Lake Michigan along the Fox River.

Synonyms

  • Algonquian

10. Fox

noun. English statesman who supported American independence and the French Revolution (1749-1806).

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