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1. wood

noun. ['ˈwʊd'] the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees.

Synonyms

  • balsa
  • gumwood
  • beech
  • tulipwood
  • mahogany
  • raw wood
  • maple
  • heartwood
  • fir
  • quira
  • eucalyptus
  • lemonwood
  • lumber
  • cocoswood
  • log
  • driftwood
  • poon
  • ash
  • white poplar
  • satinwood
  • sycamore
  • guaiac wood
  • tupelo
  • bentwood
  • chestnut
  • linden
  • kingwood
  • duramen
  • sapwood
  • dyewood
  • rosewood
  • brier-wood
  • black locust
  • fruitwood
  • cocuswood
  • lancewood
  • ironwood
  • briarwood
  • elmwood
  • locust
  • true tulipwood
  • cedarwood
  • red sandalwood
  • walnut
  • boxwood
  • deal
  • granadilla wood
  • softwood
  • beefwood
  • yellow poplar
  • matchwood
  • blackwood
  • Turkish boxwood
  • beam
  • lignin
  • basswood
  • orangewood
  • guaiacum
  • cherry
  • incense wood
  • pecan
  • balsa wood
  • shittimwood
  • redwood
  • ruby wood
  • timber
  • brushwood
  • Panama redwood
  • pyinma
  • elm
  • spruce
  • cedar
  • wicker
  • sandalwood
  • teakwood
  • guaiacum wood
  • chopping block
  • silver quandong
  • brierwood
  • sabicu wood
  • knot
  • hickory
  • citronwood
  • dogwood
  • guaiac
  • bamboo
  • sumac
  • gum
  • hemlock
  • larch
  • lacewood
  • oak
  • burl
  • logwood
  • whitewood
  • poplar
  • alder
  • birch
  • zebrawood
  • sawdust
  • plant substance
  • teak
  • spindle
  • splinters
  • yew
  • beechwood
  • hazel
  • cabinet wood
  • lignum vitae
  • obeche
  • sandarac
  • cypress
  • brazilwood
  • hardwood
  • pine
  • yellowwood
  • ebony
  • plant material
  • red lauan
  • sabicu
  • olive

Antonyms

  • white
  • chromatic
  • achromatic color
  • nondevelopment

Etymology

  • wudu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Bow Wood

  • misunderstood
  • understood
  • withstood
  • fulwood
  • suhud
  • stood
  • you'd
  • would
  • should
  • schuld
  • hood
  • goode
  • good
  • could

2. wood

noun. ['ˈwʊd'] the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area.

Synonyms

  • underwood
  • second growth
  • jungle
  • vegetation
  • virgin forest
  • rain forest
  • woods
  • forest
  • grove
  • undergrowth
  • tree
  • flora
  • botany
  • bosk
  • old growth
  • underbrush

Antonyms

  • untwine
  • smoothness
  • untie
  • stay

Etymology

  • wudu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. bow

verb. ['ˈbaʊ, ˈboʊ'] bend one's knee or body, or lower one's head.

Synonyms

  • bow down
  • congee
  • motion
  • conge
  • gesture

Antonyms

  • back
  • backward
  • last
  • posterior

Etymology

  • boga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bugan (English)
  • bwgan (Welsh)

4. bow

noun. ['ˈbaʊ, ˈboʊ'] a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces.

Synonyms

  • bowknot

Antonyms

  • be born
  • survive

Etymology

  • boga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bugan (English)
  • bwgan (Welsh)

5. bow

verb. ['ˈbaʊ, ˈboʊ'] yield to another's wish or opinion.

Synonyms

  • yield
  • give in
  • succumb
  • knuckle under
  • submit
  • defer
  • buckle under

Antonyms

  • bend
  • sit down
  • arise
  • lie down

Etymology

  • boga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bugan (English)
  • bwgan (Welsh)

6. bow

noun. ['ˈbaʊ, ˈboʊ'] a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments.

Synonyms

  • stick
  • violin bow

Antonyms

  • boo
  • moving
  • motionlessness

Etymology

  • boga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bugan (English)
  • bwgan (Welsh)

7. bow

noun. ['ˈbaʊ, ˈboʊ'] a weapon for shooting arrows, composed of a curved piece of resilient wood with a taut cord to propel the arrow.

Synonyms

  • bow and arrow
  • handbow
  • limb
  • weapon
  • Cupid's bow
  • crossbow
  • longbow
  • bowstring
  • arm

Antonyms

  • domineering
  • disesteem
  • disrespect
  • irreverence

Etymology

  • boga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bugan (English)
  • bwgan (Welsh)

8. bow

noun. ['ˈbaʊ, ˈboʊ'] front part of a vessel or aircraft.

Synonyms

  • vessel
  • fore
  • front
  • stem
  • prow

Antonyms

  • dissuasion
  • disarm
  • precede
  • leave office

Etymology

  • boga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bugan (English)
  • bwgan (Welsh)

9. bow

verb. ['ˈbaʊ, ˈboʊ'] bend the head or the upper part of the body in a gesture of respect or greeting.

Synonyms

  • kowtow
  • scrape
  • curtsy
  • genuflect
  • take a bow
  • change posture

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • travel
  • move

Etymology

  • boga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bugan (English)
  • bwgan (Welsh)

10. bow

verb. ['ˈbaʊ, ˈboʊ'] bend one's back forward from the waist on down.

Synonyms

  • bend
  • crouch
  • stoop
  • squinch
  • flex
  • cower
  • change posture

Antonyms

  • unravel
  • unknot
  • untwine
  • smoothness

Etymology

  • boga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bugan (English)
  • bwgan (Welsh)
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