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1. cow

noun. ['ˈkaʊ'] female of domestic cattle: "`moo-cow' is a child's term".

Synonyms

  • Bos taurus
  • kine
  • oxen
  • springing cow
  • springer
  • udder
  • moo-cow
  • cows
  • cattle
  • bag
  • heifer

Etymology

  • cou (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Cow

  • pathet-lao
  • mindanao
  • disavow
  • disallow
  • qingdao
  • mcdow
  • bilbao
  • strough
  • sprow
  • sadao
  • ndau
  • mcgough
  • macau
  • macao
  • kowtow
  • fernao
  • endow
  • depauw
  • skow
  • schlough
  • qiao
  • prow
  • prough
  • plow
  • plough
  • meow
  • liao
  • graue
  • grau
  • frau

Example sentences of the word cow


1. Noun, singular or mass
Tying a cow short keeps her from being able to move around much while you milk her.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
If you have a daring palate, cow tongue might be featured on your dinner table.

3. Adjective
Cholesterol aside, cow tongue does offer some advantages, providing protein, vitamins and minerals.

Quotes containing the word cow


1. Who was the guy who first looked at a cow and said 'I think I’ll drink whatever comes out of these when I squeeze ’em?
- Bill Watterson

2. A fridge will keep your steaks fresh, but keeping a live cow in grandmother’s room will keep the meat fresher. Let this be a lesson in love.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. A painting is more than the sum of its parts,' he would tell me, and then go on to explain how the cow by itself is just a cow, and the meadow by itself is just grass and flowers, and the sun peeking through the trees is just a beam of light, but put them all together and you've got magic.
- Wendelin Van Draanen, Flipped

2. cow-nosed_ray

noun. large ray found along eastern coast of North America.

Synonyms

  • cownose ray
  • genus Rhinoptera
  • Rhinoptera
  • eagle ray

3. moo-cow

noun. female of domestic cattle: "`moo-cow' is a child's term".

Synonyms

  • Bos taurus
  • kine
  • oxen
  • springing cow
  • cow
  • springer
  • udder
  • cows
  • cattle
  • bag
  • heifer

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • unpack

4. cow-tongue_fern

noun. common epiphytic or sometimes terrestrial fern having pale yellow-green strap-shaped leaves; Florida to West Indies and Mexico and south to Uruguay.

Synonyms

  • Florida strap fern
  • hart's-tongue fern

5. cow

noun. ['ˈkaʊ'] mature female of mammals of which the male is called `bull'.

Synonyms

  • eutherian mammal
  • placental mammal
  • eutherian

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • unpack
  • plantigrade mammal
  • digitigrade mammal

Etymology

  • cou (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. cow

noun. ['ˈkaʊ'] a large unpleasant woman.

Synonyms

  • disagreeable woman

Etymology

  • cou (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. cow

verb. ['ˈkaʊ'] subdue, restrain, or overcome by affecting with a feeling of awe; frighten (as with threats).

Synonyms

  • overawe
  • buffalo

Etymology

  • cou (Middle English (1100-1500))
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