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1. lard

noun. ['ˈlɑːrd'] soft white semisolid fat obtained by rendering the fatty tissue of the hog.

Synonyms

  • pig
  • hog
  • edible fat
  • Sus scrofa
  • squealer

Antonyms

  • empty
  • deflate
  • decrease
  • reduce

Etymology

  • lard (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lardum (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Lard

  • disregard
  • marquard
  • hypercard
  • avant-garde
  • hilyard
  • guinyard
  • giscard
  • gilyard
  • gaspard
  • discard
  • disbarred
  • coulthard
  • chouinard
  • buzard
  • bunyard
  • broussard
  • brossard
  • bongard
  • bombard
  • bolyard
  • belgard
  • suchard
  • rocard
  • ricard
  • revard
  • retard
  • rennard
  • renard
  • regard
  • pickard

Example sentences of the word lard


1. Noun, singular or mass
Wipe down the pan, inside and out with animal fat such as pork or lard.

2. lard

verb. ['ˈlɑːrd'] prepare or cook with lard.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • ready
  • make
  • prepare

Antonyms

  • unlock
  • unpin
  • unfasten
  • untie

Etymology

  • lard (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lardum (Latin)

3. lard

verb. ['ˈlɑːrd'] add details to.

Synonyms

  • overstate
  • pad
  • blow up
  • hyperbolise
  • embellish
  • amplify
  • exaggerate
  • magnify
  • glorify
  • hyperbolize
  • dramatize
  • embroider
  • aggrandize
  • dramatise
  • overdraw

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • uglify
  • criticize
  • deposit

Etymology

  • lard (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lardum (Latin)
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