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1. pet-food

noun. food prepared for animal pets.

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • starve
  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb

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Words that Rhyme with Pet Peeve

  • preconceive
  • misconceive
  • satanjeev
  • misperceive
  • disbelieve
  • vancleve
  • tel-aviv
  • maharive
  • interweave
  • interleave
  • sanjiv
  • retrieve
  • reprieve
  • mccleave
  • conceive
  • relieve
  • receive
  • rajiv
  • perceive
  • laneve
  • geneve
  • deceive
  • believe
  • aggrieve
  • stieve
  • steve
  • sleeve
  • shreve
  • shreeve
  • naive

Example sentences of the word pet-peeve


1. Noun Phrase
Ask about favorite foods, where the couple met or about a favorite TV show or a pet peeve.

2. Noun Phrase
My other pet peeve about all these new mattresses: the foam topping.

3. Noun Phrase
So it's no surprise that my particular bedtime pet peeve combines these two things.

4. Noun Phrase
Easy-fix it with new drapes to eliminate someone's pet peeve.

2. peeve

noun. ['ˈpiːv'] an annoyed or irritated mood.

Synonyms

  • humor
  • temper
  • humour

Antonyms

  • soothe
  • praise
  • calm
  • better

3. peeve

verb. ['ˈpiːv'] cause to be annoyed, irritated, or resentful.

Synonyms

  • rag
  • bother
  • annoy
  • irritate
  • nettle
  • devil
  • vex
  • nark
  • gravel
  • get to
  • get at
  • rile

Antonyms

  • cultivated plant
  • reassure
  • uncover
  • end

4. 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

5. pet

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

Synonyms

  • caress
  • neck
  • fondle
  • make out
  • gentle

Antonyms

  • alienated
  • lovelorn
  • jilted
  • detested

6. pet

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • unpopular
  • leader
  • woman
  • undesirable

7. 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

8. PET

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

Synonyms

  • tomography
  • imaging

9. 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

10. pet

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

Synonyms

  • caress

Antonyms

  • steep
  • unkind
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