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1. horehound

noun. ['ˈhɑːrˌhaʊnd'] a candy that is flavored with an extract of the horehound plant.

Synonyms

  • confect

Antonyms

  • disassemble

Etymology

  • harhune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Horehound

  • background
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  • confound
  • earthbound
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  • electrosound
  • fairground
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  • foxhound
  • greyhound
  • hidebound
  • homebound
  • merry-go-round
  • outbound
  • playground
  • runaround
  • snowbound
  • southbound
  • spellbound

Example sentences of the word horehound


1. Noun, singular or mass
Mark all of the areas where the horehound weed has been appearing in the summer.

2. Adjective
The orange essential oil and vinegar are the key ingredients that specifically kill horehound weeds.

2. horehound

noun. ['ˈhɑːrˌhaʊnd'] any of various aromatic herbs of the genus Marrubium.

Synonyms

  • herbaceous plant
  • herb
  • genus Marrubium
  • white horehound
  • common horehound
  • Marrubium

Etymology

  • harhune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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