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1. coal-black

adjective. of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal.

Synonyms

  • jet
  • pitchy
  • sooty
  • achromatic
  • jet-black

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive
  • positive

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Words that Rhyme with Coal Miner

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  • wiener
  • weiner
  • viner
  • tyner
  • tiner

Example sentences of the word coal-miner


1. Noun Phrase
While workers can earn a reasonable coal miner hourly wage, their job opportunities are dwindling.

2. Noun Phrase
The median wage represents the center of the coal miner pay scale.

3. Noun Phrase
In past decades, more the 40 percent of coal miners belonged to unions.

2. leaf-miner

noun. any of various small moths or dipterous flies whose larvae burrow into and feed on leaf tissue especially of the family Gracilariidae.

Synonyms

  • insect

3. coal-fired

adjective. fueled by burning coal.

Synonyms

  • coal-burning

Antonyms

  • unfed
  • self-sustained

4. coal-tar_creosote

noun. a dark oily liquid obtained by distillation of coal tar; used as a preservative for wood.

Synonyms

  • organic compound

5. miner

noun. ['ˈmaɪnɝ'] laborer who works in a mine.

Synonyms

  • manual laborer
  • mineworker
  • labourer
  • laborer
  • coal miner
  • prospector
  • gold digger
  • jack
  • collier
  • gold panner
  • pitman
  • placer miner
  • gold miner

Antonyms

  • lower

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mine (English)
  • min (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. coal

noun. ['ˈkoʊl'] fossil fuel consisting of carbonized vegetable matter deposited in the Carboniferous period.

Synonyms

  • wood coal
  • soft coal
  • vegetable matter
  • anthracite coal
  • hard coal
  • C
  • lignite
  • bituminous coal
  • fossil fuel
  • carbon
  • atomic number 6
  • brown coal
  • anthracite

Antonyms

  • recall
  • freeze
  • demand
  • extinguish

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. coal

verb. ['ˈkoʊl'] supply with coal.

Synonyms

  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • lose
  • undeceive
  • give
  • emit

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. coal

noun. ['ˈkoʊl'] a hot fragment of wood or coal that is left from a fire and is glowing or smoldering.

Synonyms

  • ember

Antonyms

  • take
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. coal

verb. ['ˈkoʊl'] burn to charcoal.

Synonyms

  • combust
  • burn

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. coal

verb. ['ˈkoʊl'] take in coal.

Synonyms

  • gather in

Antonyms

  • conserve
  • abstain

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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