Synonyms

1. lantern-fly

noun. large brightly marked tropical insect with a process like a snout that was formerly thought to emit light.

Synonyms

  • lantern fly
  • plant hopper
  • Fulgoridae
  • planthopper

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Rhymes with Lantern Jaw

  • robertshaw
  • withdraw
  • redraw
  • mcgraw
  • mccraw
  • loblaw
  • foresaw
  • czeslaw
  • anspaugh
  • alspaugh
  • straw
  • mcgaw
  • mcgaugh
  • mcgagh
  • mccaw
  • macaw
  • inlaw
  • guffaw
  • eshbaugh
  • colaw
  • bashaw
  • ashbaugh
  • alpaugh
  • allbaugh
  • albaugh
  • traugh
  • spaw
  • spaugh
  • slaw
  • slaugh

2. lantern-jawed

adjective. having a protruding jaw giving the face a gaunt appearance.

Synonyms

  • hypognathous
  • prognathous

Antonyms

  • chinless

3. lantern

noun. ['ˈlæntɝn'] light in a transparent protective case.

Synonyms

  • jack-o'-lantern
  • bull's-eye
  • lamp
  • dark lantern

4. jaw

noun. ['ˈdʒɔ'] the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth.

Synonyms

  • maxilla
  • lower jawbone
  • gum ridge
  • os
  • mandible
  • bone
  • lower jaw
  • submaxilla
  • upper jaw
  • maxillary
  • alveolar ridge
  • upper jawbone
  • skull
  • jawbone
  • chop
  • mandibular bone
  • alveolar process
  • jowl
  • alveolar arch

Antonyms

  • flatter
  • miss
  • pressurize
  • depressurise

Etymology

  • jawe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. jaw

verb. ['ˈdʒɔ'] talk socially without exchanging too much information.

Synonyms

  • claver
  • confabulate
  • chat
  • shmooze
  • chaffer
  • gossip
  • shoot the breeze
  • chit-chat
  • chew the fat
  • schmooze
  • discourse
  • confab
  • chitchat
  • converse
  • jawbone
  • visit
  • chatter
  • schmoose
  • shmoose

Antonyms

  • rise
  • curse
  • bless
  • black

Etymology

  • jawe (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. jaw

verb. ['ˈdʒɔ'] talk incessantly and tiresomely.

Synonyms

  • utter
  • verbalize
  • yack away
  • speak
  • yap away
  • talk
  • verbalise
  • rattle on
  • yack

Antonyms

  • incorrect
  • incorrectness
  • false
  • falsify

Etymology

  • jawe (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. jaw

noun. ['ˈdʒɔ'] the bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it; the bones that hold the teeth.

Synonyms

  • face
  • feature
  • human face

Antonyms

  • depressurize
  • desynchronize
  • blur
  • desynchronise

Etymology

  • jawe (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. jaw

verb. ['ˈdʒɔ'] censure severely or angrily.

Synonyms

  • rag
  • castigate
  • chew up
  • trounce
  • lecture
  • rebuke
  • scold
  • dress down
  • reproof
  • brush down
  • lambast
  • criticize
  • chew out
  • lambaste
  • bawl out
  • chide
  • remonstrate
  • tell off
  • knock
  • correct
  • criticise
  • call down
  • objurgate
  • have words
  • pick apart
  • chasten
  • chastise
  • call on the carpet
  • berate
  • reprimand

Antonyms

  • unbalance
  • wrong
  • wrongness
  • improper

Etymology

  • jawe (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. jaw

verb. ['ˈdʒɔ'] chew (food); to bite and grind with the teeth.

Synonyms

  • chomp
  • chew
  • crunch
  • manducate
  • chaw
  • grind
  • munch
  • gum
  • champ
  • gnaw
  • grate
  • masticate

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • forward
  • synonymous
  • decompression

Etymology

  • jawe (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. jaw

noun. ['ˈdʒɔ'] holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object.

Synonyms

  • bulldog clip
  • wrench
  • pair of pliers
  • holding device
  • pliers
  • bench vise
  • alligator clip
  • spanner
  • plyers
  • vise

Antonyms

  • lose
  • cheer
  • overdress
  • undress

Etymology

  • jawe (Middle English (1100-1500))
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