Synonyms
Etymology

1. baleen

noun. ['bəˈliːn'] a horny material from the upper jaws of certain whales; used as the ribs of fans or as stays in corsets.

Synonyms

  • horn

Etymology

  • balaena (Latin)
  • φάλαινα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Baleen Whale

  • quesnell
  • deverell
  • cartmell
  • withnail
  • travail
  • tramell
  • sumrell
  • prevail
  • portell
  • parcell
  • mortell
  • mcphail
  • mcgrail
  • marcell
  • macphail
  • exhale
  • carvell
  • cardell
  • bartell
  • averell
  • avenell
  • abimael
  • verrell
  • unveil
  • today'll
  • tirrell
  • surveil
  • savell
  • revell
  • rafale

Sentences with baleen-whale


1. Noun Phrase
Although baleen whales don't have teeth, their ancestors long ago did have them.

2. Noun Phrase
The pygmy right whale is the smallest and most enigmatic of all baleen whales.

3. Noun Phrase
Whales that have two blowholes -- baleen whales -- do so because of their immense size.

4. Noun Phrase
The smallest baleen whale is the pygmy right whale.

2. whale

noun. ['ˈweɪl, ˈhweɪl'] a very large person; impressive in size or qualities.

Synonyms

  • large person
  • heavyweight
  • giant

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • exempt

3. whale

noun. ['ˈweɪl, ˈhweɪl'] any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head.

Synonyms

  • spouter
  • cetacean mammal
  • Monodon monoceros
  • blower
  • narwal
  • narwhale
  • baleen whale
  • narwhal
  • whalebone whale
  • cetacean

Antonyms

  • small
  • little
  • stand still
  • ebb

4. whale

verb. ['ˈweɪl, ˈhweɪl'] hunt for whales.

Synonyms

  • track down
  • hunt
  • hunt down

Antonyms

  • fail
  • stay in place
  • idle
  • integrate
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