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1. compound

verb. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] make more intense, stronger, or more marked.

Synonyms

  • intensify
  • sharpen
  • raise
  • screw up
  • heat up
  • amplify
  • enhance
  • increase
  • heighten
  • fan
  • hot up

Antonyms

  • simplicity
  • open chain
  • unprotective
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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Words that Rhyme with Organic Compound

  • ultrasound
  • propound
  • profound
  • expound
  • confound
  • unwound
  • unsound
  • unbound
  • resound
  • renowned
  • redound
  • rebound
  • newfound
  • inbound
  • impound
  • astound
  • aground
  • surround
  • ground
  • frowned
  • drowned
  • crowned
  • browned
  • abound
  • wound
  • sound
  • round
  • 'round
  • mound
  • hound

Example sentences of the word organic-compound


1. Noun Phrase
Malic acid, or malate, is an organic compound that occurs naturally in fruits and vegetables.

2.
Noun Phrase
Use a roller and a semigloss, zero-VOC (volatile
organic compound) paint that matches your wall.

3.
Noun Phrase
These insects are attracted to cellulose, an
organic compound** found in anything with vegetative origins.

2. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts.

Antonyms

  • genuine

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. compound

verb. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] put or add together.

Synonyms

  • totalise
  • synthesize
  • synthesise
  • totalize
  • combine
  • mix
  • add

Antonyms

  • take away
  • acyclic
  • unleaded
  • easy

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient).

Antonyms

  • noble

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight.

Synonyms

  • flavone
  • arsenide
  • vanillin
  • anionic compound
  • hydrate
  • tenderiser
  • inorganic compound
  • monomer
  • adduct
  • base
  • iodocompound
  • stripper
  • chemical substance
  • iron carbide
  • fixing agent
  • benzofuran
  • hydroxide
  • telluride
  • aluminate
  • fixer
  • derivative
  • heterocyclic
  • hydrated oxide
  • ammine
  • antiknock
  • polymer
  • carbon disulfide
  • binary compound
  • goitrogen
  • manganese tetroxide
  • nitrate
  • chloride
  • silicide
  • carbonyl
  • exotherm
  • complex
  • chemical compound
  • yellowcake
  • heterocycle
  • azide
  • enantiomorph
  • preservative
  • ozonide
  • hydrogen cyanide
  • coumarone
  • alkali
  • nitrochloroform
  • acid
  • nitride
  • coordination compound
  • caustic
  • siloxane
  • defoliant
  • synthetic substance
  • organic compound
  • chromogen
  • pregnanediol
  • taurine
  • corrosive
  • buffer
  • nitrogen mustard
  • synthetic
  • repellent
  • formulation
  • tenderizer
  • sternutatory
  • allomorph
  • isomer
  • salt
  • dimer
  • menthol
  • cementite
  • incense
  • anhydride
  • benzoquinone
  • chloropicrin
  • oxide
  • triazine
  • cyanamide
  • preparation
  • solvate
  • bitter principle
  • acceptor
  • sulfide
  • enamel
  • enantiomer
  • sternutator
  • cumarone
  • cofactor
  • depilatory
  • heterocyclic compound
  • quinone
  • tetrachloride
  • sulphide
  • repellant
  • calcium-cyanamide
  • chemical

Antonyms

  • right
  • superior
  • nonworker
  • underived

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. organic

adjective. ['ɔrˈgænɪk'] simple and healthful and close to nature.

Antonyms

  • noncrucial

7. organic

adjective. ['ɔrˈgænɪk'] constitutional in the structure of something (especially your physical makeup).

Synonyms

  • constitutional
  • constitutive
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • expendable
  • extrinsic
  • dispensable
  • inessentiality

8. organic

noun. ['ɔrˈgænɪk'] a fertilizer that is derived from animal or vegetable matter.

Synonyms

  • fish meal
  • fertilizer
  • fertiliser
  • organic fertiliser
  • neem cake
  • organic fertilizer
  • manure
  • plant food
  • bonemeal

Antonyms

  • construction
  • misconstruction
  • unstructured
  • unorganized

9. organic

adjective. ['ɔrˈgænɪk'] being or relating to or derived from or having properties characteristic of living organisms.

Synonyms

  • structured
  • integrated

Antonyms

  • unnecessary
  • secondary
  • unimportant

10. organic

adjective. ['ɔrˈgænɪk'] of or relating to foodstuff grown or raised without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides or hormones.

Antonyms

  • adjective
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