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1. nymph

noun. ['ˈnɪmf'] a larva of an insect with incomplete metamorphosis (as the dragonfly or mayfly).

Antonyms

  • male

Etymology

  • nimphe (French)
  • nympha (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Nymph

  • glymph
  • lymph

Example sentences of the word nymph


1. Noun, singular or mass
Wait several weeks or months for the nymph to grow and leave the water.

2. Adjective
For instance, the flower heliotrope is the end form of the nymph Klytie, according to myth.

2. nymph

noun. ['ˈnɪmf'] (classical mythology) a minor nature goddess usually depicted as a beautiful maiden.

Synonyms

  • dryad
  • wood nymph
  • Salmacis
  • Echo
  • Sterope
  • Atlantides
  • Asterope
  • water nymph
  • Daphne
  • Pleiades
  • Hyades
  • Oread
  • Hesperides
  • Greco-Roman deity

Antonyms

  • beau
  • adult
  • Esquire
  • bozo

Etymology

  • nimphe (French)
  • nympha (Latin)

3. nymph

noun. ['ˈnɪmf'] a voluptuously beautiful young woman.

Synonyms

  • houri
  • woman

Antonyms

  • unmarried man
  • Monsieur
  • sir

Etymology

  • nimphe (French)
  • nympha (Latin)
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