Synonyms

1. leaf-cutter

noun. bee that cuts rounded pieces from leaves and flowers to line its nest.

Synonyms

  • leaf-cutter bee
  • genus Megachile
  • leaf-cutting bee
  • Megachile

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Words that Rhyme with Leaf Cutter

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  • gutter
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  • butter

2. cutter

noun. ['ˈkʌtɝ'] a boat for communication between ship and shore.

Synonyms

  • gig
  • tender
  • ship's boat
  • pinnace

Antonyms

  • tough
  • inedible
  • underbid
  • outbid

3. cutter

noun. ['ˈkʌtɝ'] someone whose work is cutting (as e.g. cutting cloth for garments).

Synonyms

  • glass cutter
  • glass-cutter
  • garment cutter
  • trained worker
  • skilled worker
  • skilled workman

Antonyms

  • painless
  • stable
  • strong
  • hard

4. cutter

noun. ['ˈkʌtɝ'] someone who cuts or carves stone.

Synonyms

  • quarrier
  • quarryman

5. cutter

noun. ['ˈkʌtɝ'] someone who carves the meat.

Synonyms

  • diner

Antonyms

  • rugged

6. cutter

noun. ['ˈkʌtɝ'] a cutting implement; a tool for cutting.

Synonyms

  • cutlery
  • glass cutter
  • edge tool
  • bolt cutter
  • cigar cutter
  • tile cutter
  • cutting implement
  • cutting tool

Antonyms

  • survive
  • function
  • stay
  • enjoy

7. cutter

noun. ['ˈkʌtɝ'] a sailing vessel with a single mast set further back than the mast of a sloop.

Synonyms

  • sailing ship

Antonyms

  • nonworker
  • civilian

8. leaf

noun. ['ˈliːf'] the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants.

Synonyms

  • scale
  • lobe
  • fig leaf
  • rosette
  • serrate leaf
  • floral leaf
  • scale leaf
  • venation
  • verdure
  • parted leaf
  • leafage
  • foliage
  • compound leaf
  • leaf blade
  • cataphyll
  • entire leaf
  • simple leaf
  • crenate leaf
  • frond
  • leaflet
  • sporophyl
  • pitcher
  • greenery
  • parallel-veined leaf
  • blade
  • prickly-edged leaf
  • runcinate leaf
  • dandelion green
  • amplexicaul leaf
  • emarginate leaf
  • sporophyll
  • plant organ
  • lobed leaf
  • dentate leaf
  • leaf shape
  • erose leaf
  • pad
  • parenchyma

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • disengage
  • switch off
  • respectful

Etymology

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

9. leaf

noun. ['ˈliːf'] a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book).

Synonyms

  • interleaf
  • written language
  • page
  • piece of paper
  • sheet
  • folio
  • black and white
  • flyleaf
  • sheet of paper

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • uncover
  • color
  • unfold

Etymology

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

10. leaf

verb. ['ˈliːf'] produce leaves, of plants.

Synonyms

  • produce
  • grow
  • get
  • acquire

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • pull
  • differentiate
  • dedifferentiate

Etymology

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

Example sentences of the word leaf-cutter


1. Noun Phrase
In the Rainforest exhibit, guests can watch a colony of leaf cutter ants going about their business, complete with a queen ant.

2. Noun Phrase
Sevin also kills beneficial insects such as ladybugs, lacewings and hoverflies, and honeybees, bumble bees, leaf cutter bees and alkali bees.

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