Synonyms

1. brittle-star

noun. an animal resembling a starfish with fragile whiplike arms radiating from a small central disc.

Synonyms

  • echinoderm
  • serpent star
  • brittle star
  • subclass Ophiurida

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Words that Rhyme with Peanut Brittle

  • transmittal
  • noncommittal
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  • little
  • littell
  • knittle
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  • it'll

Example sentences of the word peanut-brittle


1. Noun Phrase
The most likely reason your peanut brittle turned sticky is because you didn't cook it long enough.

2. Noun Phrase
Set the peanut brittle on a counter and let it cool down completely.

3. Noun Phrase
Remove the peanut brittle from the heat and stir in butter, vanilla and baking soda.

4. Noun Phrase
Without the baking soda, peanut brittle would have the texture of a hard candy.

2. brittle

adjective. ['ˈbrɪtəl'] having little elasticity; hence easily cracked or fractured or snapped.

Synonyms

  • brickle
  • brickly

Antonyms

  • sour
  • disassemble
  • unbreakableness

Etymology

  • britel (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. brittle

noun. ['ˈbrɪtəl'] caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheets.

Synonyms

  • candy
  • toffy
  • confect
  • peanut brittle

Antonyms

  • splinterless
  • curable
  • toughened
  • sunbaked

Etymology

  • britel (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. brittle

adjective. ['ˈbrɪtəl'] (of metal or glass) not annealed and consequently easily cracked or fractured.

Synonyms

  • untempered
  • unhardened

Antonyms

  • loving
  • splinterproof
  • shatterproof

Etymology

  • britel (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. brittle

adjective. ['ˈbrɪtəl'] lacking warmth and generosity of spirit.

Antonyms

  • infrangible

Etymology

  • britel (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. peanut

noun. ['ˈpiːnət, ˈpiːˌnət'] a young child who is small for his age.

Synonyms

  • tiddler
  • tike
  • fry
  • youngster
  • nipper
  • child
  • tyke
  • nestling
  • small fry
  • minor
  • kid

Antonyms

  • unpardonable
  • majority
  • senior
  • meaningful

7. peanut

noun. ['ˈpiːnət, ˈpiːˌnət'] underground pod of the peanut vine.

Synonyms

  • seedpod
  • groundnut oil
  • Arachis hypogaea
  • peanut vine
  • peanut oil

Antonyms

  • subject
  • field of study
  • study
  • discipline

8. peanut

adjective. ['ˈpiːnət, ˈpiːˌnət'] of little importance or influence or power; of minor status.

Synonyms

  • insignificant

Antonyms

  • adult
  • woman

9. peanut

noun. ['ˈpiːnət, ˈpiːˌnət'] pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; groundnut' andmonkey nut' are British terms.

Synonyms

  • groundnut
  • goober pea
  • goober
  • monkey nut
  • Arachis hypogaea
  • peanut vine
  • earthnut

Antonyms

  • male offspring
  • female offspring
  • parent
  • ancestor

10. peanut

noun. ['ˈpiːnət, ˈpiːˌnət'] widely cultivated American plant cultivated in tropical and warm regions; showy yellow flowers on stalks that bend over to the soil so that seed pods ripen underground.

Synonyms

  • genus Arachis
  • leguminous plant
  • Arachis
  • goober pea
  • goober
  • monkey nut
  • Arachis hypogaea
  • legume
  • peanut vine
  • earthnut

Antonyms

  • significant
  • noticeable
  • subject area
  • bailiwick
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