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1. plastic

noun. ['ˈplæstɪk'] generic name for certain synthetic or semisynthetic materials that can be molded or extruded into objects or films or filaments or used for making e.g. coatings and adhesives.

Synonyms

  • coumarone-indene resin
  • vinyl
  • fluorocarbon plastic
  • Mylar
  • polypropylene
  • polypropene
  • thermosetting compositions
  • ABS
  • coumarone resin
  • amino plastic
  • polyester
  • silicone resin
  • thermoplastic resin
  • phenolic plastic
  • phenolic urea
  • Teflon
  • polytetrafluoroethylene
  • Vinylite
  • solid
  • amino resin
  • polyvinyl-formaldehyde
  • cellulosic
  • thermosetting resin
  • acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene
  • thermoplastic
  • Bakelite
  • resinoid

Antonyms

  • unformed
  • inflexible
  • unadaptable
  • colorful

Etymology

  • plasticus (Latin)
  • πλαστικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Plastic Wrap

  • entrap
  • unwrap
  • strap
  • scrap
  • recap
  • trappe
  • trapp
  • trap
  • stapp
  • snapp
  • snap
  • slap
  • schnapp
  • krapp
  • klapp
  • giap
  • frap
  • flap
  • crap
  • clapp
  • clap
  • zapp
  • zap
  • yapp
  • yap
  • tappe
  • tapp
  • tap
  • shapp
  • shap

Example sentences of the word plastic-wrap


1. Noun Phrase
Stretch a piece of plastic wrap tightly across the top of the dish.

2. Noun Phrase
Cover the beef evenly with the paste, seal it in plastic wrap and refrigerate it overnight.

3. Noun Phrase
When covering the ice cream, make sure that a layer of the plastic wrap touches the ice cream.

4. Noun Phrase
Spread a thin layer of soft cheese over the plastic wrap covered tray.

2. plastic

adjective. ['ˈplæstɪk'] capable of being molded or modeled (especially of earth or clay or other soft material).

Synonyms

  • elastic
  • moldable

Antonyms

  • unwholesome
  • heterogeneous
  • unsound

Etymology

  • plasticus (Latin)
  • πλαστικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. plastic

adjective. ['ˈplæstɪk'] forming or capable of forming or molding or fashioning.

Synonyms

  • constructive
  • formative

Antonyms

  • soft
  • gaseous
  • liquid

Etymology

  • plasticus (Latin)
  • πλαστικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. plastic

adjective. ['ˈplæstɪk'] capable of being influenced or formed.

Synonyms

  • impressible
  • pliant
  • waxy

Antonyms

  • diversified
  • hollow
  • hollowness
  • linear

Etymology

  • plasticus (Latin)
  • πλαστικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. plastic

noun. ['ˈplæstɪk'] a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered.

Synonyms

  • charge card
  • cashcard
  • bank card
  • charge plate
  • open-end credit
  • cash card
  • charge account credit
  • magnetic stripe
  • credit card
  • phone card
  • positive identification
  • revolving credit

Antonyms

  • unrespectable
  • bad
  • broken
  • clear

Etymology

  • plasticus (Latin)
  • πλαστικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. wrap

verb. ['ˈræp'] arrange or fold as a cover or protection.

Synonyms

  • cover
  • do up
  • cere
  • shroud
  • gift-wrap
  • wrap up
  • parcel

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • unenclosed
  • unveil
  • demystify

Etymology

  • wrappen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. wrap

verb. ['ˈræp'] arrange or or coil around.

Synonyms

  • displace
  • coil
  • twine
  • spool
  • reel
  • clue
  • curl
  • loop
  • move
  • wind
  • clew
  • roll

Antonyms

  • uncoil
  • push
  • raise
  • pull

Etymology

  • wrappen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. wrap

verb. ['ˈræp'] enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering.

Synonyms

  • tube
  • benight
  • cocoon
  • cover
  • enfold
  • envelop
  • bathe
  • capsule
  • engulf
  • enshroud
  • capsulise
  • enclose
  • capsulate
  • shroud
  • capsulize
  • hide
  • enwrap

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • disengage
  • wind
  • back

Etymology

  • wrappen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. wrap

noun. ['ˈræp'] cloak that is folded or wrapped around a person.

Synonyms

  • wrapper

Antonyms

  • anode
  • walk

Etymology

  • wrappen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. wrap

noun. ['ˈræp'] a sandwich in which the filling is rolled up in a soft tortilla.

Synonyms

  • sandwich

Antonyms

  • show
  • fall short of

Etymology

  • wrappen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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