Synonyms

1. organ-grinder

noun. a street musician who plays a hand organ or hurdy-gurdy.

Synonyms

  • promoter
  • impresario

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Words that Rhyme with Organ Donor

  • stoner
  • kronor
  • kroner
  • kroener
  • groner
  • croner
  • broner
  • toner
  • schoener
  • rohner
  • loner
  • lohner
  • kohner
  • honer
  • hohner
  • hoener
  • goehner
  • foner
  • dohner
  • boner
  • bonar
  • bohner
  • boehner
  • owner

Example sentences of the word organ-donor


1. Noun Phrase
* Issued state identification number.

2. Noun Phrase
One section allows a person to specify if he wants to be an *organ donor*.

3. Noun Phrase
People often languish for months -- if not years -- on organ donor lists.

4. Noun Phrase
Many individuals put off becoming an organ donor because they fear the process is complicated.

2. donor

noun. ['ˈdoʊnɝ'] person who makes a gift of property.

Synonyms

  • almsgiver
  • trustor
  • abnegator
  • settlor
  • giver
  • benefactor
  • helper
  • philanthropist
  • subscriber
  • bestower
  • conferrer
  • altruist
  • Indian giver
  • presenter
  • tipper
  • contributor
  • subsidiser

Antonyms

  • captor
  • nonworker

Etymology

  • donoure (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. organ

noun. ['ˈɔrgən'] a fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function.

Synonyms

  • sucker
  • primordium
  • lobe
  • sensory receptor
  • effector
  • body part
  • crystalline lens
  • secreter
  • sense organ
  • erectile organ
  • glossa
  • wing
  • speech organ
  • anlage
  • foot
  • vital organ
  • invertebrate foot
  • ctene
  • internal organ
  • receptor
  • gland
  • clapper
  • cell organ
  • vitals
  • taret organ
  • siphon
  • external organ
  • viscus
  • vocal organ
  • lens of the eye
  • tongue
  • lingua
  • reproductive organ
  • secretory organ
  • sex organ
  • secretor
  • target organ
  • syphon
  • organelle
  • contractile organ
  • lens
  • contractor
  • end organ
  • ovipositor
  • organ of speech
  • stinger
  • comb-plate

Antonyms

  • receptor
  • start
  • go on
  • activity

Etymology

  • organum (Latin)
  • ὄργανον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. organ

noun. ['ˈɔrgən'] (music) an electronic simulation of a pipe organ.

Synonyms

  • electric organ
  • electronic organ
  • Hammond organ
  • electronic musical instrument

Antonyms

  • ride
  • subtract
  • head
  • artificial language

Etymology

  • organum (Latin)
  • ὄργανον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. organ

noun. ['ˈɔrgən'] a government agency or instrument devoted to the performance of some specific function.

Synonyms

  • federal agency
  • bureau
  • authority
  • agency
  • office

Antonyms

  • certain
  • uncertain
  • sure
  • unsure

Etymology

  • organum (Latin)
  • ὄργανον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. organ

noun. ['ˈɔrgən'] a periodical that is published by a special interest group.

Synonyms

  • house organ

Antonyms

  • activeness
  • beginning

Etymology

  • organum (Latin)
  • ὄργανον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. donor

noun. ['ˈdoʊnɝ'] (medicine) someone who gives blood or tissue or an organ to be used in another person (the host).

Synonyms

  • blood donor
  • benefactor
  • helper

Etymology

  • donoure (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. organ

noun. ['ˈɔrgən'] a free-reed instrument in which air is forced through the reeds by bellows.

Synonyms

  • reed organ
  • harmonium

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • lower

Etymology

  • organum (Latin)
  • ὄργανον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

9. organ

noun. ['ˈɔrgən'] wind instrument whose sound is produced by means of pipes arranged in sets supplied with air from a bellows and controlled from a large complex musical keyboard.

Synonyms

  • pipe
  • foot lever
  • pipework
  • keyboard
  • piano keyboard
  • organ pipe
  • treadle
  • pipe organ
  • foot pedal
  • pedal
  • keyboard instrument
  • wind instrument
  • wind
  • clavier
  • stop

Antonyms

  • begin
  • continue
  • continuant consonant
  • free

Etymology

  • organum (Latin)
  • ὄργανον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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