Synonyms

1. beggar-my-neighbor_strategy

noun. a policy of promoting oneself at the expense of others; used especially of national policy.

Synonyms

  • beggar-my-neighbour strategy
  • policy
  • beggar-my-neighbor policy

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Words that Rhyme with Beggar Lice

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  • advice
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2. beggar-my-neighbor_policy

noun. a policy of promoting oneself at the expense of others; used especially of national policy.

Synonyms

  • beggar-my-neighbour policy
  • beggar-my-neighbour strategy
  • policy

3. beggar-my-neighbour

noun. a card game for two players in which the object is to win all of the other player's cards.

Synonyms

  • strip-Jack-naked
  • cards
  • beggar-my-neighbor

4. beggar-my-neighbor

noun. a card game for two players in which the object is to win all of the other player's cards.

Synonyms

  • card game
  • strip-Jack-naked
  • cards

5. beggar-ticks

noun. any of several plants of the genus Bidens having yellow flowers and prickly fruits that cling to fur and clothing.

Synonyms

  • European beggar-ticks
  • Bidens
  • beggar's-ticks
  • swampy beggar-ticks
  • trifid beggar-ticks
  • suffrutex
  • Bidens tripartita
  • bur marigold
  • Bidens bipinnata
  • sticktight
  • trifid bur marigold
  • genus Bidens
  • burr marigold
  • subshrub
  • Bidens trichosperma
  • Bidens coronata
  • Bidens connata
  • tickseed sunflower

6. harvest-lice

noun. erect perennial Old World herb of dry grassy habitats.

Synonyms

  • agrimonia
  • agrimony

7. beggar-ticks

noun. the seed of bur marigolds.

Synonyms

  • Spanish needles
  • bur marigold
  • beggar's-ticks
  • burr marigold
  • sticktight
  • burr

8. beggar

noun. ['ˈbɛgɝ'] a pauper who lives by begging.

Synonyms

  • sannyasi
  • panhandler
  • sannyasin
  • scrounger
  • beggarwoman
  • beggarman
  • cadger
  • sanyasi
  • mooch
  • pauper
  • mendicant

Antonyms

  • better
  • surrender
  • yield
  • obey

Etymology

  • begart (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. beggar

verb. ['ˈbɛgɝ'] reduce to beggary.

Synonyms

  • pauperise
  • pauperize

Antonyms

  • contract in
  • accept
  • honor

Etymology

  • begart (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. beggar

verb. ['ˈbɛgɝ'] be beyond the resources of.

Synonyms

  • resist
  • refuse

Antonyms

  • admit
  • lose
  • allow

Etymology

  • begart (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Example sentences of the word beggar-lice


1. Noun Phrase
Desmodium molliculum has many common names: manayupa, beggar lice, hard man, hard stick and strong back, as well as others in other languages.

2. Noun Phrase
Otherwise known as the tick trefoil, beggar-ticks or sticktights, beggar lice-is a perennial plant that can grow to a height of approximately three feet.

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