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1. pet

noun. ['ˈpɛt'] a domesticated animal kept for companionship or amusement.

Synonyms

  • animal
  • creature
  • fauna
  • animate being
  • beast

Antonyms

  • good humor
  • good nature
  • female
  • male

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Words that Rhyme with Pet

  • cabriolet
  • suffragette
  • sobriquet
  • minuet
  • luncheonette
  • laviolette
  • galudet
  • flageolet
  • falconet
  • dancanet
  • clarinet
  • calumet
  • antoinette
  • willamette
  • tagamet
  • statuette
  • slushayete
  • silhouette
  • sextet
  • quintet
  • quartet
  • pinochet
  • nicolette
  • nicolet
  • lorgnette
  • larroquette
  • kitchenette
  • intermet
  • henriette
  • cullinet

Example sentences of the word pet


1. Noun, singular or mass
You can then move the holder up or down depending on your pet's height.

Quotes containing the word pet


1. Humor and laughter - not necessarily derogatory derision - are my pet tools. This may come from my general philosophy of never taking the world too seriously - for fear of dying of boredom.
- Marcel Duchamp

2. I am an enthusiast, but not a crank in the sense that I have some pet theories as to the proper construction of a flying machine. I wish to avail myself of all that is already known and then, if possible, add my mite to help on the future worker who will attain final success.
- Wilbur Wright

3. One of my pet peeves is that sometimes the talents of my band get overlooked because, and it was the same problem that Frank Zappa had, with a lot of groups that use humor, people don't realize there's a lot of craft behind the comedy.
- Al Yankovic

2. pet-food

noun. food prepared for animal pets.

Synonyms

  • pet food
  • petfood
  • provender
  • dog food
  • feed

Antonyms

  • starve
  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb

3. pet

verb. ['ˈpɛt'] stroke or caress gently.

Synonyms

  • caress
  • neck
  • fondle
  • make out
  • gentle

Antonyms

  • alienated
  • lovelorn
  • jilted
  • detested

4. pet

adjective. ['ˈpɛt'] preferred above all others and treated with partiality.

Synonyms

  • favorite
  • best-loved
  • preferred
  • loved
  • preferent
  • favored

Antonyms

  • unpopular
  • leader
  • woman
  • undesirable

5. pet

noun. ['ˈpɛt'] a fit of petulance or sulkiness (especially at what is felt to be a slight).

Synonyms

  • petulance
  • irritability
  • crossness
  • choler
  • fussiness
  • fretfulness

Antonyms

  • mental
  • flora
  • refrain
  • disclaim

6. PET

noun. using a computerized radiographic technique to examine the metabolic activity in various tissues (especially in the brain).

Synonyms

  • tomography
  • imaging

7. pet

noun. ['ˈpɛt'] a special loved one.

Synonyms

  • darling
  • dearie
  • favorite
  • macushla
  • ducky
  • chosen
  • teacher's pet
  • lover
  • deary
  • mollycoddle

Antonyms

  • demote
  • lowborn
  • heavy
  • wild

8. pet

verb. ['ˈpɛt'] stroke or caress in an erotic manner, as during lovemaking.

Synonyms

  • caress

Antonyms

  • steep
  • unkind
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