Synonyms

1. penguin

noun. ['ˈpɛŋgwən'] short-legged flightless birds of cold southern especially Antarctic regions having webbed feet and wings modified as flippers.

Synonyms

  • emperor penguin
  • Pygoscelis adeliae
  • Aptenodytes forsteri
  • rock hopper
  • Adelie
  • family Spheniscidae
  • jackass penguin
  • crested penguin
  • Aptenodytes patagonica
  • Spheniscus demersus
  • sphenisciform seabird
  • king penguin
  • Spheniscidae

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Words that Rhyme with Emperor Penguin

Example sentences of the word emperor-penguin


1. Noun Phrase
King penguins look a lot like emperor penguins, though they are about half the size.

2. Noun Phrase
This is vitally important because emperor penguins do all of their hunting in the water.

3. Noun Phrase
Over the course of a few months, emperor penguin chicks grow to between 3 and 4 feet tall.

4. Noun Phrase
The emperor penguin is one of the few warm-blooded animals to go for weeks without eating.

2. emperor

noun. ['ˈɛmpɝɝ'] red table grape of California.

Etymology

  • empereor (French)
  • imperator (Latin)

3. emperor

noun. ['ˈɛmpɝɝ'] the male ruler of an empire.

Synonyms

  • crowned head
  • Kaiser
  • monarch
  • Romanoff
  • empress
  • Holy Roman Emperor
  • tenno
  • Emperor of Rome
  • Roman Emperor
  • sovereign
  • mikado

Etymology

  • empereor (French)
  • imperator (Latin)

4. emperor

noun. ['ˈɛmpɝɝ'] large richly colored butterfly.

Synonyms

  • Apatura iris
  • Apatura
  • nymphalid butterfly
  • genus Apatura
  • brush-footed butterfly
  • four-footed butterfly
  • purple emperor
  • emperor butterfly

Antonyms

  • female monarch
  • unfree
  • subordinate

Etymology

  • empereor (French)
  • imperator (Latin)

5. emperor

noun. ['ˈɛmpɝɝ'] large moth of temperate forests of Eurasia having heavily scaled transparent wings.

Synonyms

  • saturniid moth
  • emperor moth
  • Saturnia
  • genus Saturnia
  • saturniid

Etymology

  • empereor (French)
  • imperator (Latin)
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