Synonyms
Etymology

1. oak

noun. ['ˈoʊk'] the hard durable wood of any oak; used especially for furniture and flooring.

Synonyms

  • holm oak
  • oak tree
  • wood

Etymology

  • ook (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ac (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Featured Games

Rhymes with Oak

  • provoke
  • misspoke
  • stroke
  • revoke
  • invoke
  • stoke
  • spoke
  • snoke
  • smoke
  • schroeck
  • schmoke
  • laroque
  • larocque
  • evoke
  • droke
  • croke
  • cloke
  • broke
  • bloke
  • baroque
  • awoke
  • yolk
  • yoke
  • wouk
  • wolk
  • woke
  • szoke
  • schoeck
  • roque
  • polk

How do you pronounce oak?

Pronounce oak as oʊk.

US - How to pronounce oak in American English

UK - How to pronounce oak in British English

Sentences with oak


1. Noun, singular or mass
In the bedroom, a bed frame and desk are also made of solid oak.

2. Personal pronoun
Cedar and oak bark chips are also effective at dehydrating slugs.

Quotes about oak


1. I'm hanging on to her memory like Spanish moss on an ancient Florida oak, and unlike the sunset, my love won't fade.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. Pale Oak Leaves Scatter Pale oak leaves scatteraround my father's grave."For this I pay $30/month maintenance?
- Beryl Dov

3. Fig The proud oak wed a seedling figHe welcomed her caressThough round his lofty limbs she woundHe saw no need for distress.The fig enveloped all his trunkHer grip grew firm and tightThe oak withered in his arroganceAs she choked off his last light.
- Beryl Dov

2. she-oak

noun. any of several Australian trees of the genus Casuarina.

Synonyms

  • casuarina

3. oak-leaved_goosefoot

noun. annual European plant with spikes of greenish flowers and leaves that are white and hairy on the underside; common as a weed in North America.

Synonyms

  • Chenopodium glaucum
  • goosefoot

4. oak

noun. ['ˈoʊk'] a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves.

Synonyms

  • shingle oak
  • Quercus
  • Chinese cork oak
  • bluejack oak
  • Quercus suber
  • northern pin oak
  • Quercus nuttalli
  • Quercus variabilis
  • overcup oak
  • Quercus texana
  • Quercus cerris
  • water oak
  • possum oak
  • quercitron
  • quercitron oak
  • jack oak
  • California black oak
  • laurel oak
  • pin oak
  • Quercus velutina
  • black oak
  • Quercus nigra
  • box white oak
  • American turkey oak
  • swamp oak
  • tree
  • holm tree
  • Quercus lyrata
  • holm oak
  • scrub oak
  • Quercus grosseserrata
  • oak tree
  • yellow oak
  • Quercus laurifolia
  • European turkey oak
  • brash oak
  • Quercus phellos
  • Quercus ilex
  • live oak
  • Quercus coccinea
  • Quercus stellata
  • Quercus kelloggii
  • Nuttall's oak
  • red oak
  • acorn
  • Quercus mongolica
  • cork oak
  • white oak
  • willow oak
  • Quercus incana
  • Spanish oak
  • iron oak
  • scarlet oak
  • evergreen oak
  • Nuttall oak
  • genus Quercus
  • Quercus laevis
  • Quercus palustris
  • chestnut oak
  • post oak
  • Quercus ellipsoidalis
  • turkey oak
  • Japanese oak
  • Quercus imbricaria

Etymology

  • ook (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ac (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Synonym.com