Synonyms and Antonyms for reed

1. Reed (n.)

United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917; founded the Communist Labor Party in America in 1919; is buried in the Kremlin in Moscow (1887-1920)


2. free-reed (n.)

a reed that does not fit closely over the aperture


3. Reed (n.)

United States physician who proved that yellow fever is transmitted by mosquitoes (1851-1902)


4. reed (n.)

tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites


5. reed (n.)

a musical instrument that sounds by means of a vibrating reed

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6. reed (n.)

a vibrator consisting of a thin strip of stiff material that vibrates to produce a tone when air streams over it