Synonyms

1. bean-caper_family

noun. small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea.

Synonyms

  • order Geraniales
  • Zygophyllum
  • rosid dicot family
  • genus Tribulus
  • genus Bulnesia
  • Zygophyllaceae
  • genus Larrea
  • family Zygophyllaceae
  • Bulnesia
  • Larrea
  • Tribulus
  • genus Zygophyllum
  • Geraniales
  • genus Guaiacum

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Example sentences of the word fava-bean


1. Noun Phrase
Legumes such as chickpeas and fava beans contain lots of protein and carbohydrates and some sugars.

2. Noun Phrase
Other legumes and bean sources of vitamin B17 include lentils, green peas and kidney and fava beans.

3. Noun Phrase
A pound of fava beans results in less than a half-pound of edible beans.

2. bean-shaped

adjective. having a shape resembling a bean.

Antonyms

  • prolate

3. broad-bean

noun. Old World upright plant grown especially for its large flat edible seeds but also as fodder.

Synonyms

  • Vicia faba
  • shell bean
  • horse bean
  • English bean
  • broad-bean plant
  • fava bean
  • field bean
  • genus Vicia
  • horsebean
  • broad bean
  • Vicia
  • shell bean plant

4. bean

noun. ['ˈbiːn'] any of various edible seeds of plants of the family Leguminosae used for food.

Synonyms

  • edible bean
  • soya
  • soy
  • soya bean
  • soybean
  • goa bean
  • common bean
  • legume

Antonyms

  • fail
  • leave
  • abstain

Etymology

  • bene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bean (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. bean

noun. ['ˈbiːn'] any of various seeds or fruits that are beans or resemble beans.

Synonyms

  • divi-divi
  • soya bean
  • soybean
  • algarobilla
  • coumara nut
  • calabar bean
  • horsebean
  • locust pod
  • soy
  • fava bean
  • carob
  • carob bean
  • tonka bean
  • seed
  • algarrobilla
  • locust bean
  • ordeal bean
  • algarroba bean
  • broad bean

Etymology

  • bene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bean (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. bean

verb. ['ˈbiːn'] hit on the head, especially with a pitched baseball.

Etymology

  • bene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bean (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. bean

noun. ['ˈbiːn'] informal terms for a human head.

Synonyms

  • bonce
  • human head
  • dome
  • noggin
  • noodle

Antonyms

  • bottom out
  • stay in place
  • top out
  • miss

Etymology

  • bene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bean (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. bean

noun. ['ˈbiːn'] any of various leguminous plants grown for their edible seeds and pods.

Synonyms

  • bean plant
  • shell bean
  • edible bean
  • family Fabaceae
  • family Leguminosae
  • leguminous plant
  • Leguminosae
  • bush bean
  • pea family
  • legume
  • shell bean plant
  • pole bean
  • legume family

Etymology

  • bene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bean (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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