Synonyms

1. sheep-tick

noun. wingless fly that is an external parasite on sheep and cattle.

Synonyms

  • hippoboscid
  • sheep tick
  • louse fly
  • sheep ked
  • Melophagus
  • genus Melophagus

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Rhymes with Domestic Sheep

  • oversleep
  • mcsleep
  • anandeep
  • streep
  • phillipe
  • felipe
  • bopeep
  • asleep
  • sweep
  • steep
  • sleep
  • schliep
  • griep
  • creep
  • bleep
  • weep
  • veep
  • tepe
  • sepe
  • seipp
  • seip
  • seep
  • riepe
  • reep
  • reap
  • peep
  • lepe
  • leep
  • leap
  • kniep

Sentences with domestic-sheep


1. Noun Phrase
Lanolin is a natural byproduct of processing animal wool, usually that of domestic sheep.

2. Noun Phrase
The biggest threat that bighorn sheep face is the exposure to disease carried by all domestic sheep.

2. sheep-tick

noun. parasitic on sheep and cattle as well as humans; can transmit looping ill in sheep (acute viral disease of the nervous system); a vector for Lyme disease spirochete.

Synonyms

  • ixodid
  • Ixodes ricinus
  • sheep tick
  • Ixodes
  • genus Ixodes

3. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] of concern to or concerning the internal affairs of a nation.

Synonyms

  • interior
  • national
  • municipal
  • internal

Antonyms

  • international
  • inactivity
  • outside
  • outdoor

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

4. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] of or involving the home or family.

Synonyms

  • home-style
  • domesticity
  • home-loving
  • housewifely
  • domesticated

Antonyms

  • exterior
  • coastal
  • outward
  • external

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

5. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] produced in a particular country.

Antonyms

  • nonworker

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

6. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] converted or adapted to domestic use.

Synonyms

  • tamed
  • domesticated

Antonyms

  • noncitizen
  • local
  • private

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

7. domestic

noun. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household.

Synonyms

  • ayah
  • amah
  • maidservant
  • home help
  • skivvy
  • retainer
  • maid
  • house servant
  • housemaid
  • slavey
  • housekeeper
  • domestic help

Antonyms

  • extramural
  • wildness
  • intractable
  • stubborn

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

8. sheep

noun. ['ˈʃiːp'] woolly usually horned ruminant mammal related to the goat.

Synonyms

  • tup
  • fold
  • genus Ovis
  • ewe
  • herd
  • withers
  • bovid
  • Ovis
  • wether
  • Ovis aries
  • ram
  • flock
  • domestic sheep
  • black sheep

Antonyms

  • unfold
  • stay
  • open
  • disintegrate

Etymology

  • sceap (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. sheep

noun. ['ˈʃiːp'] a timid defenseless simpleton who is readily preyed upon.

Synonyms

  • simple

Antonyms

  • rough
  • complex

Etymology

  • sceap (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. sheep

noun. ['ˈʃiːp'] a docile and vulnerable person who would rather follow than make an independent decision.

Antonyms

  • stay in place

Etymology

  • sceap (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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