Synonyms

1. egg-laying_mammal

noun. the most primitive mammals comprising the only extant members of the subclass Prototheria.

Synonyms

  • echidna
  • monotreme
  • Ornithorhynchus anatinus
  • anteater
  • platypus
  • duckbill
  • duck-billed platypus
  • prototherian
  • spiny anteater

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Rhymes with Egg Yolk

  • provoke
  • misspoke
  • stroke
  • revoke
  • invoke
  • stoke
  • spoke
  • snoke
  • smoke
  • smoak
  • schroeck
  • schmoke
  • laroque
  • larocque
  • evoke
  • droke
  • croke
  • croak
  • cloke
  • cloak
  • broke
  • bloke
  • baroque
  • awoke
  • yoke
  • yoak
  • wouk
  • wolk
  • woke
  • szoke

How do you pronounce egg yolk?

Pronounce egg yolk as ɛg joʊk.

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Sentences with egg-yolk


1. Noun Phrase
A good way to treat a boil, or furuncle, is with an egg yolk remedy.

2. Noun Phrase
Add the beaten egg yolk and stir until well blended.

3. Noun Phrase
Add a few drops of sweet almond oil, 1 egg yolk and 1 tablespoon of oats.

4. Noun Phrase
Separate an egg yolk from the whites and beat it.

2. egg-producing

adjective. capable of producing eggs and bearing offspring.

Synonyms

  • young-bearing

Antonyms

  • androgynous
  • male child

3. egg-shaped

adjective. rounded like an egg.

Synonyms

  • elliptic
  • ovoid
  • oval-shaped
  • prolate
  • ovate
  • oviform
  • oval
  • elliptical

Antonyms

  • prolate
  • oblate
  • uncoiled
  • square

Etymology

  • egg (English)
  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shaped (English)

4. yolk

noun. ['ˈjoʊk'] nutritive material of an ovum stored for the nutrition of an embryo (especially the yellow mass of a bird or reptile egg).

Synonyms

  • nutrient
  • egg
  • vitellus

Etymology

  • geolca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • geolu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. yolk

noun. ['ˈjoʊk'] the yellow spherical part of an egg that is surrounded by the albumen.

Synonyms

  • ingredient
  • eggs
  • egg yolk
  • egg

Etymology

  • geolca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • geolu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. egg

noun. ['ˈɛg'] animal reproductive body consisting of an ovum or embryo together with nutritive and protective envelopes; especially the thin-shelled reproductive body laid by e.g. female birds.

Synonyms

  • ovum
  • chalaza
  • yolk
  • egg cell
  • silkworm seed
  • spawn
  • nit
  • vitellus

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • lose
  • chromatic color
  • black

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)

7. egg

noun. ['ˈɛg'] oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food.

Synonyms

  • yolk
  • protein
  • eggs
  • shell
  • albumen
  • egg yolk
  • eggshell
  • white
  • food product
  • ovalbumin
  • foodstuff

Antonyms

  • cold
  • bare
  • evil
  • impure

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)

8. egg

noun. ['ˈɛg'] one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens.

Synonyms

  • epididymis
  • undescended testis
  • ballock
  • undescended testicle
  • male genitals
  • testicular artery
  • bollock
  • male genitalia
  • testicular vein
  • spermatic cord
  • male genital organ
  • testis
  • gonad
  • family jewels
  • cobblers
  • ball
  • testicle
  • arteria testicularis
  • orchis
  • vena testicularis
  • rete testis
  • ductus deferens
  • vas deferens
  • male reproductive system
  • internal spermatic artery
  • male reproductive gland
  • sex gland
  • seminiferous tubule

Antonyms

  • blacken
  • dark
  • full
  • integrated

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)

9. egg

verb. ['ˈɛg'] coat with beaten egg.

Synonyms

  • coat

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • outside

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)

10. egg

verb. ['ˈɛg'] throw eggs at.

Synonyms

  • bombard

Antonyms

  • descend
  • disappear

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)
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