Synonyms

1. fire-on-the-mountain

noun. poinsettia of United States and eastern Mexico; often confused with Euphorbia heterophylla.

Synonyms

  • Mexican fire plant
  • spurge
  • Euphorbia
  • painted leaf
  • genus Euphorbia

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Words that Rhyme with Mountain Laurel

  • balmoral
  • reloral
  • sterle
  • sperle
  • quarrel
  • immoral
  • floral
  • amoral
  • woehrle
  • werle
  • turrill
  • turrell
  • thorell
  • tearle
  • surrell
  • sorrell
  • sorrel
  • sorell
  • sorel
  • shirrell
  • serle
  • norrell
  • norell
  • murrill
  • murrell
  • morell
  • moral
  • loral
  • koral
  • hurrell

Example sentences of the word mountain-laurel


1. Noun Phrase
In June, look for sheep and mountain laurel blossoms.

2. Noun Phrase
The Texas mountain laurel works well as an ornamental tree in gardens and lawns.

3. Noun Phrase
On Christmas Eve, ivy, holly, mistletoe and mountain laurel covered the ceiling and walls.

4. Noun Phrase
Some examples of common shrubs include the mountain laurel, wild azaleas, witch-hazel and wild blueberries.

2. snow-on-the-mountain

noun. annual spurge of western United States having showy white-bracted flower clusters and very poisonous milk.

Synonyms

  • genus Euphorbia
  • Euphorbia marginata
  • snow-in-summer
  • Euphorbia
  • ghost weed

3. laurel-tree

noun. small tree of southern United States having dark red heartwood.

Synonyms

  • genus Persea
  • laurel
  • red bay
  • Persea

4. mountain

noun. ['ˈmaʊntən'] a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill.

Synonyms

  • versant
  • mount
  • volcano
  • mountain peak
  • elevation
  • mountainside
  • alp
  • ben
  • natural elevation

Antonyms

  • clergy
  • distributive
  • orderliness
  • order

5. mountain

noun. ['ˈmaʊntən'] (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent.

Synonyms

  • haymow
  • great deal
  • slew
  • passel
  • mass
  • muckle
  • mess
  • stack
  • flock
  • wad
  • large indefinite amount
  • plenty
  • large indefinite quantity
  • tidy sum
  • deluge
  • mint
  • quite a little
  • batch
  • deal
  • flood
  • pot
  • mickle
  • raft
  • good deal
  • spate
  • lot
  • peck
  • hatful
  • inundation
  • torrent
  • heap
  • pile

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • minimum
  • scarcity
  • empty

6. laurel

noun. ['ˈlɔrəl'] (antiquity) a wreath of laurel foliage worn on the head as an emblem of victory.

Synonyms

  • wreath
  • laurel wreath
  • lei
  • chaplet
  • coronal
  • bay wreath

Etymology

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

7. laurel

noun. ['ˈlɔrəl'] any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family.

Synonyms

  • bay laurel
  • angiospermous tree
  • camphor tree
  • Oregon myrtle
  • laurel-tree
  • true laurel
  • Umbellularia californica
  • laurel family
  • sassafras laurel
  • Cinnamomum cassia
  • cinnamon
  • California laurel
  • pepperwood
  • flowering tree
  • Laurus nobilis
  • Cinnamomum loureirii
  • cassia
  • Lauraceae
  • Sassafras albidum
  • Ceylon cinnamon tree
  • California bay tree
  • mountain laurel
  • bay
  • Saigon cinnamon
  • red bay
  • spice tree
  • sassafras
  • Persea borbonia
  • California olive
  • Ceylon cinnamon
  • bay tree
  • cassia-bark tree
  • family Lauraceae
  • Cinnamomum camphora
  • Cinnamomum zeylanicum

Etymology

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

8. Laurel

noun. United States slapstick comedian (born in England) who played the scatterbrained and often tearful member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1890-1965).

Synonyms

  • Laurel and Hardy
  • Arthur Stanley Jefferson Laurel
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