Synonyms

1. knife-handle

noun. marine clam having a long narrow curved thin shell.

Synonyms

  • Ensis
  • jackknife clam
  • razor clam
  • genus Ensis

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Words that Rhyme with Palette Knife

  • strife
  • streiff
  • co-wife
  • slife
  • schleif
  • greiff
  • wife
  • saif
  • rife
  • pfeiff
  • life
  • fyffe
  • fyfe
  • fife

Example sentences of the word palette-knife


1. Noun Phrase
This allows the artist time to remove the paint with a palette knife while it is still semi-wet.

2. Noun Phrase
With the palette knife, stir the mixture until it is smooth and lump free.

3. Noun Phrase
Move the yellow ocher to the center of your palette with a palette knife.

4. Noun Phrase
Use a bristle gesso brush or palette knife to apply the solution to your painting surface.

2. flick-knife

noun. a pocketknife with a blade that springs open at the press of a button.

Synonyms

  • pocketknife
  • switchblade knife
  • pocket knife
  • flick knife

3. knife-edge

noun. a narrow boundary.

Synonyms

  • limit
  • boundary

Antonyms

  • unbound
  • free
  • uncertain

4. palette

noun. ['ˈpælət'] the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art.

Synonyms

  • compass
  • pallet
  • ambit
  • orbit
  • range
  • scope

Antonyms

  • apoapsis
  • point of periapsis
  • upgrade
  • downgrade

Etymology

  • palette (French)
  • palete (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. palette

noun. ['ˈpælət'] board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used.

Synonyms

  • board

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • top out

Etymology

  • palette (French)
  • palete (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. palette

noun. ['ˈpælət'] one of the rounded armor plates at the armpits of a suit of armor.

Synonyms

  • suit of armor
  • suit of armour
  • body armor
  • plate armour
  • body armour
  • coat of mail
  • pallette
  • cataphract
  • armor plating
  • armor plate
  • armour plate

Antonyms

  • incapability
  • leave
  • stand still
  • point of apoapsis

Etymology

  • palette (French)
  • palete (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. knife

noun. ['ˈnaɪf'] edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle.

Synonyms

  • point
  • letter opener
  • pocketknife
  • drawknife
  • parang
  • linoleum cutter
  • butcher knife
  • table knife
  • cleaver
  • drawshave
  • paper knife
  • surgical knife
  • linoleum knife
  • Bowie knife
  • paring knife
  • parer
  • bolo knife
  • pruning knife
  • knife blade
  • chopper
  • blade
  • edge tool
  • case knife
  • bread knife
  • barong
  • pocket knife
  • meat cleaver
  • slicer
  • paperknife
  • carving knife
  • bolo
  • haft
  • hunting knife
  • helve

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end
  • beginning

Etymology

  • knif (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. knife

noun. ['ˈnaɪf'] a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point.

Synonyms

  • matchet
  • trench knife
  • khukuri
  • point
  • tip
  • peak
  • yataghan
  • panga
  • weapon
  • sticker
  • bayonet
  • machete
  • dagger
  • arm
  • shiv

Antonyms

  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • straighten

Etymology

  • knif (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. knife

noun. ['ˈnaɪf'] any long thin projection that is transient.

Synonyms

  • tongue

Antonyms

  • ride
  • bottom out

Etymology

  • knif (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. knife

verb. ['ˈnaɪf'] use a knife on.

Synonyms

  • injure
  • stab
  • poniard
  • bayonet

Antonyms

  • minimum
  • maximum
  • dissuasion
  • disarm

Etymology

  • knif (Middle English (1100-1500))
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