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1. pyramid

verb. ['ˈpɪrəmɪd'] enlarge one's holdings on an exchange on a continued rise by using paper profits as margin to buy additional amounts.

Synonyms

  • gain
  • benefit

Antonyms

  • wane
  • nonpayment
  • badness

Etymology

  • pyramide (French)
  • piramide (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word food-pyramid


1. Noun Phrase
Teaching your children about the food pyramid is an important lesson in healthy eating 2.

2.
Noun Phrase
The food pyramid is ideal for children because it gives them a visual reference to remember.

3. Noun Phrase
When everyone is done, the food pyramid should have a variety of food on it.

4. Noun Phrase
The new food pyramid** was put together by the United States Department of Agriculture, or USDA.

2. Pyramid

noun. a massive monument with a square base and four triangular sides; begun by Cheops around 2700 BC as royal tombs in ancient Egypt.

Synonyms

  • Great Pyramid
  • Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
  • Pyramids of Egypt

3. pyramid

verb. ['ˈpɪrəmɪd'] increase rapidly and progressively step by step on a broad base.

Antonyms

  • unprofitableness

Etymology

  • pyramide (French)
  • piramide (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. pyramid

verb. ['ˈpɪrəmɪd'] use or deal in (as of stock or commercial transaction) in a pyramid deal.

Synonyms

  • trade
  • deal

Antonyms

  • fall back
  • reduce
  • loss

Etymology

  • pyramide (French)
  • piramide (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. pyramid

noun. ['ˈpɪrəmɪd'] a polyhedron having a polygonal base and triangular sides with a common vertex.

Antonyms

  • disadvantage

Etymology

  • pyramide (French)
  • piramide (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. pyramid

verb. ['ˈpɪrəmɪd'] arrange or build up as if on the base of a pyramid.

Synonyms

  • arrange

Antonyms

  • bottom out
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • pyramide (French)
  • piramide (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. pyramid

noun. ['ˈpɪrəmɪd'] (stock market) a series of transactions in which the speculator increases his holdings by using the rising market value of those holdings as margin for further purchases.

Synonyms

  • venture

Antonyms

  • break even
  • lose

Etymology

  • pyramide (French)
  • piramide (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue.

Synonyms

  • soul food
  • micronutrient
  • comfort food
  • manna
  • comestible
  • beverage
  • provisions
  • chyme
  • feed
  • alimentation
  • fare
  • water
  • vitellus
  • aliment
  • commissariat
  • miraculous food
  • yolk
  • manna from heaven
  • nutrient
  • medium
  • pabulum
  • drinkable
  • solid food
  • provender
  • potable
  • sustenance
  • substance
  • drink
  • victuals
  • viands
  • victual
  • edible
  • eatable
  • nutrition
  • food product
  • foodstuff
  • nutriment
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • tough
  • indigestible
  • inedible
  • breastfeed

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment.

Synonyms

  • junk food
  • fresh foods
  • baked goods
  • coconut meat
  • pasta
  • slop
  • breakfast food
  • loaf
  • leftovers
  • nutrient
  • dika bread
  • meat
  • green groceries
  • fish
  • yogurt
  • solid food
  • convenience food
  • solid
  • butter
  • green goods
  • health food
  • chocolate
  • yoghourt
  • cheese
  • seafood
  • produce
  • yoghurt
  • alimentary paste
  • coconut
  • fresh food

Antonyms

  • deprive
  • soft water
  • fresh water
  • hard water

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking.

Synonyms

  • pabulum
  • mental object
  • intellectual nourishment
  • cognitive content
  • food for thought

Antonyms

  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb
  • abstain

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))
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