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1. onion

noun. ['ˈʌnjən'] the bulb of an onion plant.

Synonyms

  • onion plant
  • Allium cepa

Etymology

  • onyon (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Onion Stem

  • cardizem
  • difm
  • rpm
  • ppm
  • pgm
  • mgm
  • condemn
  • mam
  • imm
  • swem
  • stemm
  • schwemm
  • prem
  • p.m.
  • klemme
  • klemm
  • klem
  • clem
  • brem
  • brehm
  • blehm
  • alem
  • them
  • temme
  • schemm
  • rhem
  • remme
  • rem
  • rehm
  • lemm

2. onion

noun. ['ˈʌnjən'] an aromatic flavorful vegetable.

Synonyms

  • Vidalia onion
  • green onion
  • spring onion
  • veg
  • Spanish onion
  • scallion
  • Bermuda onion
  • veggie
  • vegetable

Etymology

  • onyon (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. onion

noun. ['ˈʌnjən'] bulbous plant having hollow leaves cultivated worldwide for its rounded edible bulb.

Synonyms

  • Japanese leek
  • Egyptian onion
  • Allium ascalonicum
  • eschalot
  • alliaceous plant
  • Allium fistulosum
  • top onion
  • isothiocyanate
  • shallot
  • red-skinned onion
  • tree onion
  • Allium cepa
  • multiplier onion
  • onion plant
  • Allium cepa aggregatum
  • Allium haematochiton
  • Allium cepa viviparum

Etymology

  • onyon (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. stem

noun. ['ˈstɛm'] (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed.

Synonyms

  • root word
  • descriptor
  • signifier
  • theme
  • root
  • word form
  • radical
  • form

Antonyms

  • hot
  • kind
  • concentration
  • nonalignment

Etymology

  • stemma (Old Norse)
  • stemn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. stem

verb. ['ˈstɛm'] grow out of, have roots in, originate in.

Antonyms

  • discontinue

Etymology

  • stemma (Old Norse)
  • stemn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. stem

noun. ['ˈstɛm'] a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ.

Synonyms

  • branch
  • flower stalk
  • slip
  • stock
  • rhizome
  • halm
  • caudex
  • leaf node
  • tuber
  • tree trunk
  • carpophore
  • gynophore
  • scape
  • phylloclad
  • trunk
  • beanstalk
  • phylloclade
  • stipe
  • bole
  • receptacle
  • rootstock
  • cladode
  • haulm
  • petiolule
  • cutting
  • cornstalk
  • petiole
  • corn stalk
  • axis
  • corm
  • plant organ
  • node
  • bulb
  • leafstalk
  • cane
  • filament
  • culm
  • sporangiophore
  • internode
  • funiculus
  • rootstalk
  • funicle
  • cladophyll

Antonyms

  • ascending node
  • antinode
  • unfasten
  • atonality

Etymology

  • stemma (Old Norse)
  • stemn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. stem

noun. ['ˈstɛm'] cylinder forming a long narrow part of something.

Synonyms

  • cylinder
  • key
  • grip
  • handgrip
  • wineglass
  • nail
  • ground tackle
  • pin
  • hold
  • handle
  • shank

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • original
  • overstock
  • understock

Etymology

  • stemma (Old Norse)
  • stemn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. stem

verb. ['ˈstɛm'] cause to point inward.

Antonyms

  • defy

Etymology

  • stemma (Old Norse)
  • stemn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. stem

noun. ['ˈstɛm'] a turn made in skiing; the back of one ski is forced outward and the other ski is brought parallel to it.

Synonyms

  • stem turn
  • turn

Antonyms

  • converge
  • tributary
  • distributary

Etymology

  • stemma (Old Norse)
  • stemn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. stem

verb. ['ˈstɛm'] stop the flow of a liquid.

Synonyms

  • check
  • halt
  • staunch

Antonyms

  • derestrict
  • deny
  • enable
  • disagree

Etymology

  • stemma (Old Norse)
  • stemn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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