Antonyms

1. drunk-and-disorderly

noun. someone arrested on the charge of being drunk and disorderly.

Antonyms

  • nondrinker

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2. tarred-and-feathered

adjective. smeared with tar and covered with feathers as a punishment.

Antonyms

  • undisciplined

3. tool-and-die_work

noun. the craft of making special tools and dies.

Synonyms

  • craft

Antonyms

  • export
  • import

4. blood-and-guts

adjective. marked by great zeal or violence.

Antonyms

  • temperate

5. shuttlecock

noun. badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers.

Synonyms

  • badminton equipment
  • bird
  • shuttle

Antonyms

  • carinate
  • stay in place
  • fit

6. shuttlecock

verb. send or toss to and fro, like a shuttlecock.

7. pen-and-ink

noun. a drawing executed with pen and ink.

8. out-and-out

adjective. complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers.

Synonyms

  • absolute
  • complete
  • downright
  • right-down
  • sheer

Antonyms

  • upgrade
  • downgrade
  • inconspicuous
  • sterile

9. battledore

noun. a light long-handled racket used by badminton players.

Synonyms

  • racket
  • badminton racket
  • badminton racquet

10. battledore

noun. an ancient racket game.

Synonyms

  • badminton

Example sentences of the word battledore-and-shuttlecock


1. Noun Phrase
The first incarnation of the game was known as "battledore and shuttlecock," a game that originated more than 2,000 years ago.

2. Noun Phrase
Badminton comes from the ancient game of battledore and shuttlecock, which likely originated more than 2,000 years ago, according to Purdue School of Science.

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