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1. beads

noun. ['ˈbiːdz'] several beads threaded together on a string.

Synonyms

  • wampumpeag
  • wampum
  • string of beads
  • peag
  • rosary
  • string

Antonyms

  • recede
  • unstring
  • unfasten
  • take away

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Words that Rhyme with Beads

  • supersedes
  • goodspeed's
  • aristide's
  • aristede's
  • succeeds
  • proceeds
  • preceeds
  • precedes
  • misleads
  • misdeeds
  • concedes
  • recedes
  • impedes
  • exceeds
  • accedes
  • swedes
  • steeds
  • steed's
  • speeds
  • pleads
  • freed's
  • creeds
  • breeds
  • breed's
  • bleeds
  • aidid's
  • weeds
  • seeds
  • seed's
  • reid's

Example sentences of the word beads


1. Noun, plural
Tape one end to a tabletop to keep the beads from sliding off as you string them.

2. Verb, 3rd person singular present
Glue beads or rhinestones to the pot to add some glamor.

Quotes containing the word beads


1. Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass through them they prove to be many colored lenses, which paint the world their own hue, and each shows us only what lies in its own focus.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

2. I wear a necklace of hope with pearly beads. When I met you, it broke, and the beads spilled all over the floor, into the gutters.
- Karen Quan, Write like no one is reading

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