Synonyms

1. elephant-tusk

noun. annual of southern United States to Mexico having large whitish or yellowish flowers mottled with purple and a long curving beak.

Synonyms

  • devil's claw
  • herb
  • herbaceous plant
  • common unicorn plant
  • genus Proboscidea
  • ram's horn
  • Proboscidea
  • common devil's claw
  • Proboscidea louisianica

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Words that Rhyme with Elephant Ear

  • conventioneer
  • bioengineer
  • reengineer
  • pamphleteer
  • electioneer
  • charpentier
  • volunteer
  • rensselaer
  • profiteer
  • mutineer
  • marketeer
  • lagardere
  • insincere
  • imagineer
  • gondolier
  • financiere
  • financier
  • crochetiere
  • commandeer
  • chandelier
  • brigadier
  • brigadeer
  • bombardier
  • belvedere
  • bandolier
  • wagoneer
  • summiteer
  • st_cyr
  • souvenir
  • racketeer

Example sentences of the word elephant-ear


1. Noun Phrase
Stick around to hear the bands while you nibble an elephant ear.

2. Noun Phrase
Fertilize the elephant ear once a month during the growing season.

3. Noun Phrase
If you live in the warmer areas of the state, grow the elephant ear in the shade.

4. Noun Phrase
Plant the elephant ear bulbs deep enough so that the tip of the bulb is just slightly exposed.

2. lions-ear

noun. pantropical herb having whorls of striking lipped flowers; naturalized in United States.

Synonyms

  • herbaceous plant
  • herb
  • Leonotis nepetaefolia
  • genus Leonotis
  • Leonotis nepetifolia

3. elephant

noun. ['ˈɛləfənt'] five-toed pachyderm.

Synonyms

  • gomphothere
  • proboscis
  • proboscidian
  • trunk
  • African elephant
  • family Elephantidae
  • Indian elephant
  • rogue elephant
  • Loxodonta africana
  • mammoth
  • pachyderm
  • tusk
  • Elephantidae
  • Elephas maximus

Antonyms

  • little

Etymology

  • elefant (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. elephant

noun. ['ˈɛləfənt'] the symbol of the Republican Party; introduced in cartoons by Thomas Nast in 1874.

Synonyms

  • allegory

Etymology

  • elefant (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. cats-ear

noun. any of several plants of the genus Calochortus having flowers with petals shaped like cat's ears.

Synonyms

  • Calochortus
  • genus Calochortus

6. ear

noun. ['ˈiːr, ˈɪr'] the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.

Synonyms

  • auricular artery
  • tympanum
  • tympanic membrane
  • head
  • arteria auricularis
  • sensory receptor
  • vestibular apparatus
  • vestibular system
  • eardrum
  • sense organ
  • myringa
  • fenestra
  • receptor
  • vestibule of the ear
  • auditory system
  • caput

Antonyms

  • undock
  • follower
  • natural depression
  • follow

Etymology

  • er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ere (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. ear

noun. ['ˈiːr, ˈɪr'] the externally visible cartilaginous structure of the external ear.

Synonyms

  • cauliflower ear
  • auricle
  • earlobe
  • ear lobe
  • pinna
  • cartilaginous structure
  • tragus
  • outer ear

Antonyms

  • reverse
  • tail
  • foot
  • unfasten

Etymology

  • er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ere (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. ear

noun. ['ˈiːr, ˈɪr'] good hearing.

Synonyms

  • hearing
  • auditory sense
  • sense of hearing
  • auditory modality

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • starve
  • deaf
  • inattentiveness

Etymology

  • er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ere (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. ear

noun. ['ˈiːr, ˈɪr'] attention to what is said.

Synonyms

  • attention

Antonyms

  • nonattendance
  • absence

Etymology

  • er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ere (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. ear

noun. ['ˈiːr, ˈɪr'] fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn.

Synonyms

  • spike
  • corn
  • maize
  • Zea mays
  • capitulum
  • Indian corn
  • fruit

Antonyms

  • attentive
  • effecter
  • mortal
  • someone

Etymology

  • er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ere (Middle English (1100-1500))
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