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1. manure

noun. ['məˈnʊr'] any animal or plant material used to fertilize land especially animal excreta usually with litter material.

Synonyms

  • cow manure
  • organic
  • horse manure
  • night soil
  • organic fertiliser
  • chicken manure
  • organic fertilizer

Antonyms

  • inorganic
  • unhealthful
  • unwholesome
  • fold

Etymology

  • manuren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • manovrer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Manure

  • entrepreneur
  • pimplapure
  • observateur
  • premature
  • reinsure
  • procure
  • obscure
  • immature
  • beladur
  • amanpour
  • stamour
  • secure
  • rednour
  • reassure
  • mature
  • lumpur
  • lancour
  • impure
  • gochnour
  • gilmour
  • demure
  • brochure
  • bonjour
  • baldur
  • unsure
  • segur
  • mosur
  • lesure
  • latour
  • lacour

Example sentences of the word manure


1. Noun, singular or mass
of compost or manure once each year, and then increase the amount to 5 lbs.

Quotes containing the word manure


1. Grandpa always used to make me ride in the bed of his pickup truck, so he could keep up his conversations with the 100-pound sack of manure he kept buckled up in the passenger seat. Grandpa said all they ever talked about was grass, but I know Grandpa used to do a little flirting, too.
- Jarod Kintz, There are Two Typos of People in This World: Those Who Can Edit and Those Who Can't

2. Knowledge, like money and muck (manure), serves us best when spread evenly.
- Stuart Aken

3. If you own the most profitable manure distribution warehouse in the world, you might not like the smell of success.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. manure

verb. ['məˈnʊr'] spread manure, as for fertilization.

Synonyms

  • muck
  • spread
  • scatter

Antonyms

  • contract
  • disarrange
  • clean
  • gather

Etymology

  • manuren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • manovrer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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