Synonyms

1. star-thistle

noun. Mediterranean annual or biennial herb having pinkish to purple flowers surrounded by spine-tipped scales; naturalized in America.

Synonyms

  • centaury
  • Centauria calcitrapa

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Words that Rhyme with Milk Thistle

  • euromissile
  • antimissile
  • entwistle
  • dismissal
  • whistle
  • gristle
  • glycel
  • epistle
  • bristle
  • wissel
  • this'll
  • sissel
  • schissel
  • missile
  • missel
  • missal
  • kissell
  • kissel
  • hisel
  • fissile
  • fissell
  • fissel
  • cissell
  • bissell
  • bisel

Example sentences of the word milk-thistle


1. Noun Phrase
Cut the seed heads off the milk thistle plant and place them in a paper bag.

2. Noun Phrase
If you choose to use milk thistle to treat any medical condition, talk with your doctor first 1.

3. Noun Phrase
If you have milk thistle growing near you, you can harvest your own seeds.

4. Noun Phrase
Taking both Xanax and milk thistle at the same time could limit the effectiveness of the drug.

2. yellow_star-thistle

noun. European weed having a winged stem and hairy leaves; adventive in the eastern United States.

Synonyms

  • Centaurea solstitialis
  • Barnaby's thistle

3. thistle

noun. ['ˈθɪsəl'] any of numerous plants of the family Compositae and especially of the genera Carduus and Cirsium and Onopordum having prickly-edged leaves.

Synonyms

  • sweet sultan
  • family Asteraceae
  • Cnicus benedictus
  • field thistle
  • nodding thistle
  • plumed thistle
  • Onopordon acanthium
  • Asteraceae
  • Scotch thistle
  • golden thistle
  • Carduus crispus
  • Cirsium helenioides
  • cotton thistle
  • Compositae
  • aster family
  • musk thistle
  • plume thistle
  • Cirsium heterophylum
  • welted thistle
  • family Compositae
  • Cirsium discolor
  • melancholy thistle
  • carline thistle
  • Onopordum acanthium
  • Carduus nutans
  • weed
  • woolly thistle

Etymology

  • þistel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. milk

noun. ['ˈmɪlk'] a white nutritious liquid secreted by mammals and used as food by human beings.

Synonyms

  • cows' milk
  • pasteurized milk
  • skim milk
  • evaporated milk
  • acidophilus milk
  • yak's milk
  • beverage
  • dry milk
  • powdered milk
  • dried milk
  • certified milk
  • sour milk
  • scalded milk
  • buttermilk
  • whole milk
  • chocolate milk
  • drinkable
  • low-fat milk
  • potable
  • milk powder
  • skimmed milk
  • semi-skimmed milk
  • drink
  • dairy product
  • homogenized milk
  • protein
  • raw milk
  • goats' milk

Antonyms

  • whole milk
  • ill humor
  • adduct
  • push

Etymology

  • melcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • milk (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. milk

verb. ['ˈmɪlk'] take milk from female mammals.

Synonyms

  • take out
  • strip

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • obviate
  • exhale

Etymology

  • melcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • milk (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. milk

verb. ['ˈmɪlk'] exploit as much as possible.

Synonyms

  • exploit

Antonyms

  • thicken
  • add

Etymology

  • melcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • milk (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. milk

noun. ['ˈmɪlk'] produced by mammary glands of female mammals for feeding their young.

Synonyms

  • mother's milk
  • colostrum
  • aliment
  • humor
  • victuals
  • humour
  • body fluid
  • liquid body substance
  • bodily fluid
  • alimentation
  • nutrition
  • sustenance
  • nutriment
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • abstain
  • dishonor
  • starve
  • good humor

Etymology

  • melcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • milk (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. milk

verb. ['ˈmɪlk'] add milk to.

Antonyms

  • stay in place

Etymology

  • melcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • milk (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. milk

noun. ['ˈmɪlk'] any of several nutritive milklike liquids.

Synonyms

  • soya milk
  • soymilk
  • formula
  • coconut milk
  • food product
  • coconut water
  • foodstuff
  • coconut cream

Antonyms

  • abduct
  • glycerolize
  • invest
  • deposit

Etymology

  • melcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • milk (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. Milk

noun. a river that rises in the Rockies in northwestern Montana and flows eastward to become a tributary of the Missouri River.

Synonyms

  • Montana
  • Milk River
  • MT
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