Etymology

1. cap-a-pie

adverb. at all points from head to foot.

Etymology

  • cap a pie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word pecan-pie


1. Noun Phrase
Place your pecan pie on a safe counter and allow it to cool to room temperature.

2. Noun Phrase
With proper refrigeration, you can enjoy your pecan pie for up to four days after you made it.

3. Noun Phrase
Do not, however, leave the pecan pie out for more than two hours before you refrigerate it.

4. Noun Phrase
Relax and enjoy a dessert of pecan pie or hummingbird cake.

2. pie-eyed

adjective. very drunk.

Synonyms

  • plastered
  • fuddled
  • slopped
  • besotted
  • blind drunk
  • stiff
  • squiffy
  • cockeyed
  • smashed
  • inebriated
  • drunk
  • sloshed
  • intoxicated
  • soused
  • blotto
  • soaked
  • pixilated
  • pissed
  • tight
  • wet
  • crocked
  • sozzled

Antonyms

  • poor
  • empty
  • unloaded
  • unprejudiced

3. pie-dog

noun. ownerless half-wild mongrel dog common around Asian villages especially India.

Synonyms

  • mongrel
  • pariah dog
  • mutt
  • cur

4. pecan

noun. ['pəˈkɑːn, ˈpiːˌkɑːn, pɪˈkæn'] smooth brown oval nut of south central United States.

Synonyms

  • Carya illinoinsis
  • Carya illinoensis
  • pecan tree

5. pecan

noun. ['pəˈkɑːn, ˈpiːˌkɑːn, pɪˈkæn'] tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts.

Synonyms

  • Carya illinoinsis
  • Carya illinoensis
  • genus Carya
  • nut tree
  • pecan tree

6. pecan

noun. ['pəˈkɑːn, ˈpiːˌkɑːn, pɪˈkæn'] wood of a pecan tree.

Synonyms

  • Carya illinoensis
  • pecan tree
  • wood

7. pie

noun. ['ˈpaɪ'] dish baked in pastry-lined pan often with a pastry top.

Synonyms

  • mince pie
  • pecan pie
  • cobbler
  • apple pie
  • tart
  • rhubarb pie
  • lemon meringue pie
  • pastry
  • pumpkin pie
  • meat pie
  • squash pie
  • blueberry pie
  • shoofly pie
  • deep-dish pie

Antonyms

  • sweet
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • pie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pica (Latin)
  • पाई (Hindi)
  • पादिका (Sanskrit)

8. PIE

noun. a prehistoric unrecorded language that was the ancestor of all Indo-European languages.

Synonyms

  • Indo-Hittite
  • Indo-European
  • Proto-Indo European
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