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1. hose

noun. ['ˈhoʊz'] a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas.

Synonyms

  • tubing
  • fire hose
  • garden hose
  • air hose
  • radiator hose
  • water cannon
  • watercannon
  • tube
  • airline

Antonyms

  • anode
  • walk
  • soft water
  • fresh water

Etymology

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

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Words that Rhyme with Hose

  • misdiagnose
  • superimpose
  • predispose
  • overexpose
  • juxtapose
  • groseclose
  • transpose
  • presuppose
  • plainclothes
  • decompose
  • stavros
  • reimpose
  • interpose
  • guandjo's
  • foreclose
  • disclose
  • truffaut's
  • propose
  • outgrows
  • monroe's
  • forgoes
  • expose
  • enclose
  • duclos
  • dispose
  • cuperose
  • cousteau's
  • compose
  • campeau's
  • bestows

How do you pronounce hose?

Pronounce hose as hoʊz.

US - How to pronounce hose in American English

UK - How to pronounce hose in British English

Example sentences of the word hose


1. Adjective
Use a broom or mop handle to push debris out of the hose attachments.

2. Verb, past tense
The low side fitting is on the suction hose running from the accumulator to the compressor.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Rinse all dirt and debris from your hot tub cover with a garden hose.

Quotes containing the word hose


1. I don't have a lot of domestic instincts,"Ranger said to me, his attention fixing on the unidentifiable glob in my hair, "but I have a real strong urge to take you home and hose you down."I went dry mouth. Connie bit into her lower lip, and Lula fanned herself with a file.
- Janet Evanovich, Eleven on Top

2. hose

verb. ['ˈhoʊz'] water with a hose.

Synonyms

  • water
  • irrigate

Antonyms

  • overgarment
  • underdress
  • undress

Etymology

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

3. hose

noun. ['ˈhoʊz'] man's close-fitting garment of the 16th and 17th centuries covering the legs and reaching up to the waist; worn with a doublet.

Antonyms

  • saltwater

Etymology

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

4. hose

noun. ['ˈhoʊz'] socks and stockings and tights collectively (the British include underwear).

Synonyms

  • hosiery
  • sock
  • leotards
  • stocking
  • footwear

Antonyms

  • international waters
  • high sea
  • dry
  • empty

Etymology

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