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1. powdery-blue

adjective. of a moderate to pale blue or purplish blue.

Synonyms

  • chromatic

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • off-white

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Words that Rhyme with Powdery Mildew

Example sentences of the word powdery-mildew


1. Noun Phrase
Almost every plant in the landscape can be affected by powdery mildew.

2. Noun Phrase
However, it differs from powdery mildew because the fungal heads turn purple to black as the disease matures.

3. Noun Phrase
Humid weather may lead to powdery mildew on leaves.

4. Noun Phrase
While powdery mildew does not usually kill host plants, it can cause premature leaf loss and reduced vigor.

2. powdery

adjective. ['ˈpaʊdɝi'] consisting of fine particles.

Synonyms

  • small-grained
  • fine
  • pulverized
  • pulverised
  • fine-grained

Antonyms

  • imprecise
  • inelegant
  • thick
  • impure

3. powdery

adjective. ['ˈpaʊdɝi'] as if dulled in color with a sprinkling of powder.

Synonyms

  • light

Antonyms

  • rough
  • unsatisfactory

4. mildew

noun. ['ˈmɪlˌduː'] the process of becoming mildewed.

Synonyms

  • spoiling
  • mould
  • spoilage

Antonyms

  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate
  • increase
  • demilitarize

Etymology

  • meledeaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. mildew

noun. ['ˈmɪlˌduː'] a fungus that produces a superficial (usually white) growth on organic matter.

Synonyms

  • fungus
  • false mildew
  • powdery mildew

Antonyms

  • indispose
  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize
  • enable

Etymology

  • meledeaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. mildew

verb. ['ˈmɪlˌduː'] become moldy; spoil due to humidity.

Synonyms

  • dry-rot
  • change
  • smut

Antonyms

  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise
  • destabilise
  • sensitize

Etymology

  • meledeaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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