Synonyms

1. club-moss

noun. primitive evergreen moss-like plant with spores in club-shaped strobiles.

Synonyms

  • strobilus
  • mountain clubmoss
  • Christmas green
  • lycopod
  • cone
  • Lycopodium lucidulum
  • class Lycopsida
  • strobile
  • fern ally
  • class Lycopodiate
  • fir clubmoss
  • spikemoss
  • Lycopsida
  • Lycopodiate
  • little clubmoss
  • ground pine
  • alpine clubmoss
  • Lycopodium selago
  • Lycopodium alpinum
  • shining clubmoss
  • spike moss
  • little club moss

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Words that Rhyme with Peat Moss

  • criss-cross
  • vandross
  • hot-cross
  • chandross
  • recross
  • lacrosse
  • la-crosse
  • lacross
  • exhausts
  • emboss
  • chavous
  • across
  • stauss
  • sloss
  • schloss
  • pross
  • ploss
  • kross
  • krausse
  • krause
  • kloss
  • gloss
  • fross
  • dross
  • cross
  • cros
  • closs
  • clauss
  • bross
  • bloss

Example sentences of the word peat-moss


1. Noun Phrase
Fill a growing pot (with a drain hole) with a 50/50 mixture of peat moss and sand.

2. Noun Phrase
Fill a container with a mixture of equal parts peat moss and perlite or sand.

3. Noun Phrase
Fill a 3- to 4-inch growing container 3/4 full with a combination of equal parts peat moss and perlite.

4. Noun Phrase
Combine equal parts sphagnum moss pieces, peat moss and oak leaves for the perfect staghorn fern food.

2. moss-trooper

noun. a marauder and plunderer (originally operating in the bogs between England and Scotland).

Synonyms

  • predator
  • marauder
  • piranha

3. moss-grown

adjective. (used pejoratively) out of fashion; old fashioned.

Synonyms

  • fogyish
  • stodgy
  • unstylish
  • stick-in-the-mud
  • mossy

Antonyms

  • new
  • unconventional
  • digestible
  • stylish

4. moss-grown

adjective. overgrown with moss.

Synonyms

  • mossy

Antonyms

  • snappy
  • faddish

5. floating-moss

noun. free-floating aquatic ferns.

Synonyms

  • aquatic fern
  • Salvinia rotundifolia
  • water fern
  • Salvinia
  • genus Salvinia

6. moss

noun. ['ˈmɔs'] tiny leafy-stemmed flowerless plants.

Synonyms

  • sphagnum moss
  • bryophyte
  • nonvascular plant
  • acrocarp
  • acrocarpous moss
  • pleurocarpous moss
  • sphagnum
  • bog moss
  • pleurocarp

Antonyms

  • acrocarp
  • pleurocarpous moss
  • acrocarpous moss

Etymology

  • mos (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mos (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. peat

noun. ['ˈpiːt'] partially carbonized vegetable matter saturated with water; can be used as a fuel when dried.

Synonyms

  • vegetable matter
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