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1. cone

noun. ['ˈkoʊn'] any cone-shaped artifact.

Synonyms

  • artifact

Antonyms

  • antinode
  • node

Etymology

  • conus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Cone

  • diaz-calderon
  • revolucion
  • corporacion
  • concepcion
  • flintstone
  • bourguignon
  • vanstone
  • unbeknown
  • trombone
  • romanone
  • overthrown
  • overgrown
  • overblown
  • montrone
  • homegrown
  • cipollone
  • calderon
  • yarchoan
  • stallone
  • scavone
  • postpone
  • outgrown
  • mcglone
  • mccrone
  • latrone
  • hipbone
  • dragone
  • dethrone
  • cyclone
  • condone

How do you pronounce cone?

Pronounce cone as koʊn.

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Example sentences of the word cone


1. Noun, singular or mass
Put a cone collar around her neck if she won't leave it alone.

Quotes containing the word cone


1. A radio in a song in an ice cream cone. Two licks for free, and the third is for sale. My favorite flavor tastes like a commercial, because it’s made with 100% natural advertisement.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. I am an orange construction cone, and I say to you, “Caution.” This is my advice for love—and for driving while blindfolded, which is safer than love.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. The only thing that ultimately matters is to eat an ice-cream cone, play a slide trombone, plant a small tree, good God, now you're free.
- Ray Manzarek

2. cone-bearing

adjective. of or relating to or part of trees or shrubs bearing cones and evergreen leaves.

Synonyms

  • evergreen

Antonyms

  • deciduous plant
  • broad-leafed

3. cone-shaped

adjective. relating to or resembling a cone.

Synonyms

  • conelike
  • conic

4. cone-nosed_bug

noun. large bloodsucking bug.

Synonyms

  • kissing bug
  • assassin bug
  • big bedbug
  • conenose bug
  • conenose
  • reduviid
  • Triatoma

5. cone

noun. ['ˈkoʊn'] a visual receptor cell in the retina that is sensitive to bright light and to color.

Synonyms

  • cone cell
  • retinal cone
  • retina
  • iodopsin

Antonyms

  • end
  • beginning
  • undock
  • break

Etymology

  • conus (Latin)

6. cone

noun. ['ˈkoʊn'] a shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point.

Synonyms

  • tip
  • peak
  • funnel
  • cone shape
  • conoid
  • round shape
  • funnel shape

Antonyms

  • fall
  • minimum
  • maximum
  • custom-made

Etymology

  • conus (Latin)

7. cone

noun. ['ˈkoʊn'] cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts.

Synonyms

  • coniferous tree
  • horsetail
  • pinecone
  • strobilus
  • conifer
  • lycopod
  • strobile
  • fir cone
  • club-moss
  • galbulus
  • reproductive structure

Antonyms

  • unpointedness
  • straighten
  • pull
  • ride

Etymology

  • conus (Latin)

8. cone

verb. ['ˈkoʊn'] make cone-shaped.

Synonyms

  • chamfer

Etymology

  • conus (Latin)
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