Synonyms
Etymology

1. banana

noun. ['bəˈnænə'] any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits.

Synonyms

  • Musa basjoo
  • herbaceous plant
  • herb
  • banana tree
  • edible banana
  • Musa paradisiaca sapientum
  • Musa
  • abaca
  • genus Musa
  • Musa textilis
  • Japanese banana
  • Manila hemp
  • dwarf banana
  • plantain
  • Musa paradisiaca
  • Musa acuminata

Etymology

  • banaana (Wolof)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Banana Peel

  • pospisil
  • mendivil
  • automobile
  • zavadil
  • villarreal
  • villamil
  • vandriel
  • becerril
  • vantil
  • vanheel
  • puerile
  • pierceall
  • mczeal
  • mcniel
  • mcneill
  • mcneil
  • mcneel
  • mcneal
  • mcgreal
  • mcdeal
  • macneill
  • macneil
  • macneal
  • jabril
  • genteel
  • corniel
  • corneal
  • congeal
  • conceal
  • braziel

Example sentences of the word banana-peel


1. Noun Phrase
Place more banana peel pieces into a spray bottle filled with warm water.

2. Noun Phrase
Cover the area with the banana peel, placing the inner surface of the peel against the wart.

3. Noun Phrase
Ethylene is a hormone that plays a role in your banana peels going brown.

4. Noun Phrase
The classic trip over a banana peel illustrates a lack of proprioception.

2. banana

noun. ['bəˈnænə'] elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh.

Synonyms

  • Musa paradisiaca sapientum
  • edible banana
  • edible fruit
  • Musa acuminata

Etymology

  • banaana (Wolof)

3. peel

verb. ['ˈpiːl'] strip the skin off.

Synonyms

  • peel off
  • pare
  • skin
  • flay

Antonyms

  • increase
  • fig out
  • dandify
  • deck up

Etymology

  • pele (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pala (Latin)

4. peel

verb. ['ˈpiːl'] get undressed.

Synonyms

  • strip
  • divest
  • disrobe
  • uncase
  • undress
  • strip down
  • disinvest
  • unclothe
  • take off

Antonyms

  • invest
  • enthrone
  • deposit
  • cover

Etymology

  • pele (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pala (Latin)

5. peel

verb. ['ˈpiːl'] come off in flakes or thin small pieces.

Synonyms

  • flake
  • flake off
  • chip
  • peel off
  • break away
  • break off
  • chip off

Antonyms

  • slip on
  • add
  • stop
  • attach

Etymology

  • pele (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pala (Latin)

6. peel

noun. ['ˈpiːl'] the rind of a fruit or vegetable.

Synonyms

  • jacket
  • lemon rind
  • orange peel
  • orange rind
  • banana skin
  • rind
  • skin
  • lemon peel
  • edible fruit

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • natural object
  • give
  • roughen

Etymology

  • pele (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pala (Latin)

7. Peel

noun. British politician (1788-1850).

Synonyms

  • Robert Peel
Synonym.com