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1. needle-shaped

adjective. narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves.

Synonyms

  • acicular
  • acerose
  • acerate
  • unsubdivided

Antonyms

  • rough
  • complex
  • difficult
  • simplicity

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Words that Rhyme with Hypodermic Needle

  • tweedle
  • steidle
  • steidl
  • friedl
  • friedel
  • freedle
  • wiedel
  • riedl
  • riedel
  • neidl
  • nedel
  • meidl
  • liedel
  • keadle
  • cheadle
  • beedle
  • beadle

Example sentences of the word hypodermic-needle


1. Noun Phrase
Each hair has a sharp point that breaks off and acts like a hypodermic needle when brushed up against.

2. Noun Phrase
A hypodermic needle containing dog dander is used to prick the surface of the skin.

3. Noun Phrase
The orifice that supplies the fuel is the size of a hypodermic needle.

4. Noun Phrase
The aphids feed on cell sap by extracting it through their stylet mouthpiece like a hypodermic needle.

2. needle-wood

noun. large bushy shrub with pungent pointed leaves and creamy white flowers; central and eastern Australia.

Synonyms

  • Hakea
  • shrub
  • Hakea leucoptera
  • needle wood
  • bush
  • needlewood

Antonyms

  • superior

3. hypodermic

noun. ['ˌhaɪpəˈdɝːmɪk'] a piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injections.

Synonyms

  • syringe
  • autoinjector
  • hypo
  • hypodermic needle

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • hypodermis (English)
  • dermis (English)

4. hypodermic

adjective. ['ˌhaɪpəˈdɝːmɪk'] relating to or located below the epidermis.

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • hypodermis (English)
  • dermis (English)

5. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] the leaf of a conifer.

Synonyms

  • simple leaf

Antonyms

  • unpointedness
  • exempt

Etymology

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

6. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a slender pointer for indicating the reading on the scale of a measuring instrument.

Antonyms

  • end

Etymology

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

7. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a sharp pointed implement (usually steel).

Synonyms

  • point
  • implement
  • sewing needle
  • crochet hook
  • knitting needle
  • eye
  • crochet needle
  • hypodermic needle
  • packing needle

Antonyms

  • discourage
  • bore
  • antinode
  • node

Etymology

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

8. needle

verb. ['ˈniːdəl'] goad or provoke,as by constant criticism.

Synonyms

  • chevvy
  • chivvy
  • chevy
  • beset
  • harass
  • molest
  • hassle
  • goad
  • chivy
  • provoke
  • harry

Antonyms

  • inattention

Etymology

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

9. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a stylus that formerly made sound by following a groove in a phonograph record.

Synonyms

  • stylus

Antonyms

  • undock
  • break

Etymology

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

10. needle

verb. ['ˈniːdəl'] prick with a needle.

Synonyms

  • prickle

Etymology

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