Synonyms
Etymology

1. primrose

noun. ['ˈprɪmˌroʊz'] any of numerous short-stemmed plants of the genus Primula having tufted basal leaves and showy flowers clustered in umbels or heads.

Synonyms

  • herb
  • cowslip
  • polyanthus
  • Chinese primrose
  • Primula elatior
  • Primula veris
  • Primula auricula
  • paigle
  • Primula polyantha
  • auricula
  • oxlip
  • Primula vulgaris
  • English primrose
  • bear's ear
  • herbaceous plant
  • genus Primula
  • Primula sinensis

Etymology

  • primus (Latin)
  • pri (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Primrose Path

  • telepath
  • idiopath
  • mcmath
  • mcgrath
  • magrath
  • mcgath
  • corath
  • spath
  • plath
  • flath
  • wrath
  • vath
  • rath
  • pathe
  • nath
  • math
  • lath
  • kath
  • hath
  • gath
  • fath
  • bath

Example sentences of the word primrose-path


1. Noun Phrase
Loud noises that seem insignificant to you can stress pet snakes -- paving the primrose path to big trouble.

2. path

noun. ['ˈpæθ'] a course of conduct.

Synonyms

  • primrose path
  • warpath
  • hadith
  • ambages
  • Sunnah
  • Sunna
  • way of life
  • course of action
  • way
  • course
  • strait and narrow

Antonyms

  • angular
  • praise
  • top
  • bottom

Etymology

  • pæþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. path

noun. ['ˈpæθ'] a way especially designed for a particular use.

Synonyms

  • paseo
  • towing path
  • crosswalk
  • walkway
  • crossing
  • bridle path
  • footpath
  • bridle road
  • way
  • walk
  • crossover
  • lane
  • towpath

Antonyms

  • thin
  • reduce
  • exact
  • lose

Etymology

  • pæþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. path

noun. ['ˈpæθ'] an established line of travel or access.

Synonyms

  • traffic pattern
  • crosscut
  • round
  • fairway
  • line of fire
  • beat
  • bus route
  • direction
  • circuit
  • main line
  • supply line
  • data track
  • route
  • skyway
  • paper round
  • flight path
  • pattern
  • flyway
  • beeline
  • electron orbit
  • paper route
  • line of flight
  • air lane
  • feeder line
  • migration route
  • trade route
  • supply route
  • track
  • approach pattern
  • line
  • celestial orbit
  • orbit
  • way
  • itinerary
  • airway

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • conformist
  • rested
  • enfranchisement

Etymology

  • pæþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. path

noun. ['ˈpæθ'] a line or route along which something travels or moves.

Synonyms

  • course
  • steps
  • swath
  • belt
  • trail
  • track
  • line
  • round
  • collision course

Antonyms

  • outgoing
  • incoming
  • windward
  • open circuit

Etymology

  • pæþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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