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1. clover

noun. ['ˈkloʊvɝ'] a plant of the genus Trifolium.

Synonyms

  • herb
  • purple clover
  • white clover
  • Italian clover
  • Trifolium pratense
  • trefoil
  • Trifolium
  • Trifolium dubium
  • genus Trifolium
  • buffalo clover
  • alpine clover
  • Trifolium repens
  • shamrock
  • hop clover
  • Trifolium incarnatum
  • Trifolium reflexum
  • herbaceous plant
  • Trifolium stoloniferum
  • crimson clover
  • lesser yellow trefoil
  • Trifolium alpinum
  • dutch clover

Etymology

  • clovere (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Clover

  • landrover
  • moreover
  • stover
  • snover
  • slover
  • grover
  • drover
  • rover
  • kover
  • kovar
  • dover

How do you pronounce clover?

Pronounce clover as ˈkloʊvər.

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Example sentences of the word clover


1. Noun, singular or mass
Remove the clover from the book and place it on a plate.

2. Adverb
Apply red clover seed at 10 to 12 lbs.

3. Adjective
Many consider clover flowers and leaves attractive, and some lawn grass seed mixtures include clovers.

4. Verb, base form
An herb similar to clover, fenugreek is a small plant native to Western Asia and the Mediterranean.

Quotes containing the word clover


1. To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee,One clover, and a bee,And revery.The revery alone will do,If bees are few.
- Emily Dickinson, The Complete Poems

2. If a man who can’t count finds a four leaf clover, is he lucky?
- Stanisław Lem

2. clover-root

noun. hairy Eurasian plant with small yellow flowers and an astringent root formerly used medicinally.

Synonyms

  • cloveroot
  • avens
  • herb bennet
  • wood avens

3. clover-leaf_roll

noun. yeast-raised dinner roll made by baking three small balls of dough in each cup of a muffin pan.

Synonyms

  • roll

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • uncoil
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