Synonyms

1. elk

noun. ['ˈɛlk'] large North American deer with large much-branched antlers in the male.

Synonyms

  • Cervus elaphus canadensis
  • wapiti
  • cervid
  • genus Cervus
  • American elk
  • deer

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Words that Rhyme with Elk

  • pelc
  • bel'c
  • behlke
  • ehlke

Example sentences of the word elk


1. Noun, plural
Their herbivorous neighbors include elk, moose and whitetail deer, as well as beavers.

2. Noun, singular or mass
You may hear elk and wild turkey calling near dusk in late summer and autumn.

3. Adjective
Rinse the salt layer from the elk meat and dry it with paper towels before applying the spices.

2. elk-wood

noun. small deciduous tree of eastern North America having creamy white flowers and large leaves in formations like umbrellas at the ends of branches.

Synonyms

  • umbrella magnolia
  • magnolia
  • elkwood
  • umbrella tree

3. elk

noun. ['ˈɛlk'] large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the male; called elk' in Europe andmoose' in North America.

Synonyms

  • Alces alces
  • cervid
  • European elk
  • genus Alces
  • moose
  • deer

4. elk

noun. ['ˈɛlk'] common deer of temperate Europe and Asia.

Synonyms

  • brocket
  • Cervus elaphus
  • wapiti
  • cervid
  • hind
  • genus Cervus
  • stag
  • American elk
  • hart
  • deer
  • red deer
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