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1. rod-shaped

adjective. formed like a bacillus.

Synonyms

  • bacillary
  • bacillar
  • formed
  • bacilliform

Antonyms

  • uncoiled
  • square
  • thin
  • amorphous

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Rhymes with Lightning Rod

  • natividad
  • esplanade
  • roughshod
  • squad
  • scrod
  • rashad
  • rachad
  • petard
  • pernod
  • mossad
  • jawad
  • facade
  • elrod
  • bershad
  • ballade
  • trod
  • riyadh
  • riyad
  • riad
  • quad
  • prod
  • plod
  • glod
  • girod
  • brod
  • awad
  • assad
  • abad
  • wad
  • todd

Sentences with lightning-rod


1. Noun Phrase
He attracts lightning by using lightning rods stuck into the sand.

2. lightning

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnɪŋ'] abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light.

Synonyms

  • chain lightning
  • bolt of lightning
  • thunderbolt
  • forked lightning
  • bolt

Antonyms

  • tasteful
  • dullness
  • disappear
  • hide

3. lightning

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnɪŋ'] the flash of light that accompanies an electric discharge in the atmosphere (or something resembling such a flash); can scintillate for a second or more.

Synonyms

  • sheet lighting
  • flash

Antonyms

  • unbolt
  • unlock
  • stand still

4. stair-rod

noun. a rod that holds a stair-carpet in the angle between two steps.

5. rod

noun. ['ˈrɑːd'] any rod-shaped bacterium.

Synonyms

  • bacteria
  • bacterium

Antonyms

  • cathode
  • pull
  • oxidize

6. rod

noun. ['ˈrɑːd'] a long thin implement made of metal or wood.

Synonyms

  • implement
  • kickstand
  • pole
  • rotating shaft
  • shaft
  • tie rod
  • fishing rod
  • wand
  • fishing pole
  • connecting rod
  • stair-rod
  • ramrod
  • control rod

7. rod

noun. ['ˈrɑːd'] a visual receptor cell that is sensitive to dim light.

Synonyms

  • retinal purple
  • rod cell
  • retina
  • rhodopsin
  • visual purple
  • retinal rod

8. rod

noun. ['ˈrɑːd'] a linear measure of 16.5 feet.

Synonyms

  • pole
  • pace
  • linear unit
  • perch
  • furlong
  • yard

9. rod

noun. ['ˈrɑːd'] a gangster's pistol.

Synonyms

  • shooting iron
  • gat
  • pistol
  • side arm

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • ride
  • lie
  • stand

10. rod

noun. ['ˈrɑːd'] a square rod of land.

Synonyms

  • pole
  • square measure
  • perch
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