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1. thermometer

noun. ['θɝˈmɑːmətɝ'] measuring instrument for measuring temperature.

Synonyms

  • maximum and minimum thermometer
  • dry-bulb thermometer
  • Reaumur thermometer
  • resistance thermometer
  • platinum thermometer
  • measuring device
  • oven thermometer
  • reversing thermometer
  • mercury-in-glass thermometer
  • alcohol thermometer
  • self-registering thermometer
  • electric thermometer
  • capillary
  • gas thermometer
  • thermel
  • thermograph
  • cryometer
  • capillary tubing
  • air thermometer
  • wet-bulb thermometer
  • candy thermometer
  • measuring system
  • measuring instrument
  • thermocouple
  • telethermometer
  • meat thermometer
  • thermometrograph
  • mercury thermometer
  • pyrometer
  • thermoelectric thermometer
  • thermocouple junction
  • Centigrade thermometer
  • capillary tube
  • Fahrenheit thermometer
  • thermopile

Antonyms

  • dry-bulb thermometer
  • thick

Etymology

  • thermomètre (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Dry Bulb Thermometer

  • spectrometer
  • magnetometer
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  • densitometer
  • accelerometer
  • dynamometer
  • speedometer
  • micrometer
  • hygrometer
  • hydrometer
  • goniometer
  • fluorometer
  • anemometer
  • kilometer
  • odometer

Example sentences of the word dry-bulb-thermometer


1. Noun Phrase
The dry bulb thermometer measures the current air temperature.

2. Noun Phrase
The dry bulb thermometer records how hot or cold it actually is in the room.

2. dry-eyed

adjective. free from tears.

Synonyms

  • tearless

Antonyms

  • dryness
  • wet

3. bulb

noun. ['ˈbʌlb'] a modified bud consisting of a thickened globular underground stem serving as a reproductive structure.

Synonyms

  • shallot
  • squill
  • bulblet
  • onion
  • stem
  • bulbil

Antonyms

  • wholly
  • natural object

Etymology

  • bulbe (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • bulbus (Latin)

4. bulb

noun. ['ˈbʌlb'] electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity.

Synonyms

  • filament
  • light bulb
  • incandescent lamp
  • electric light
  • electric lamp
  • electric-light bulb

Antonyms

  • good luck
  • success
  • outside
  • inside

Etymology

  • bulbe (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • bulbus (Latin)

5. bulb

noun. ['ˈbʌlb'] a rounded part of a cylindrical instrument (usually at one end).

Synonyms

  • mercury-in-glass thermometer
  • part
  • syringe
  • mercury thermometer

Antonyms

  • rear
  • cortex
  • good fortune
  • bad luck

Etymology

  • bulbe (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • bulbus (Latin)

6. bulb

noun. ['ˈbʌlb'] a rounded dilation or expansion in a canal or vessel or organ.

Synonyms

  • structure
  • complex body part
  • body structure
  • bodily structure

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning
  • join

Etymology

  • bulbe (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • bulbus (Latin)

7. dry

adjective. ['ˈdraɪ'] free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet.

Synonyms

  • semiarid
  • thirsty
  • bone dry
  • bone-dry
  • wetness
  • shrivelled
  • adust
  • dried-out
  • dried-up
  • dry-shod
  • rainless
  • desiccated
  • semi-dry
  • waterless
  • dried
  • scorched
  • sere
  • withered
  • baked
  • air-dry
  • sear
  • air-dried
  • arid
  • parched
  • kiln-dried
  • shriveled

Antonyms

  • wet
  • dissimilate
  • increase
  • demilitarize

Etymology

  • drye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drygan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dryge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. dry

verb. ['ˈdraɪ'] remove the moisture from and make dry.

Synonyms

  • dry up
  • drip-dry
  • alter
  • parch
  • rough-dry
  • desiccate
  • dry out
  • air
  • tumble dry
  • change
  • dehumidify
  • blow-dry
  • spin-dry
  • exsiccate
  • spray-dry
  • sear
  • modify

Antonyms

  • wet
  • decontaminate
  • clean
  • unstring

Etymology

  • drye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drygan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dryge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. dry

verb. ['ˈdraɪ'] become dry or drier.

Synonyms

  • run dry
  • scorch
  • change

Antonyms

  • stabilize
  • better
  • assimilate
  • stiffen

Etymology

  • drye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drygan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dryge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. dry

adjective. ['ˈdraɪ'] humorously sarcastic or mocking.

Synonyms

  • ironical
  • humourous
  • ironic
  • wry

Antonyms

  • increased
  • blond
  • lively
  • fresh

Etymology

  • drye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drygan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dryge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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