Synonyms
Etymology

1. safflower

noun. ['ˈsæˌflaʊɝ'] thistlelike Eurasian plant widely grown for its red or orange flower heads and seeds that yield a valuable oil.

Synonyms

  • herbaceous plant
  • herb
  • Carthamus tinctorius
  • Carthamus
  • safflower oil
  • false saffron
  • genus Carthamus

Etymology

  • safleur (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • اصفر (Arabic)

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Words that Rhyme with Safflower Seed

  • guaranteed
  • disagreed
  • supersede
  • stampede
  • intercede
  • aristide
  • aristede
  • alwaleed
  • succeed
  • preceed
  • precede
  • overfeed
  • misread
  • mislead
  • misdeed
  • laclede
  • degreed
  • decreed
  • concede
  • walid
  • waleed
  • wahid
  • vahid
  • streed
  • sinead
  • shaheed
  • secede
  • screed
  • reseed
  • reread

Example sentences of the word safflower-seed


1. Noun Phrase
Squirrels would deny safflower seed is a food.

2. Noun Phrase
That makes safflower seed a popular alternative to sunflower seed for feeding wild birds.

3. Noun Phrase
Additionally, the Ultra Hydrating moisturizer contains safflower seed and meadowfoam seed oils.

4. Noun Phrase
Many wild birds, including mourning doves, feed on sunflower seeds, safflower seed and thistle seeds.

2. seed

noun. ['ˈsiːd'] a small hard fruit.

Synonyms

  • ivory nut
  • Mexican jumping bean
  • ash-key
  • vegetable ivory
  • neem seed
  • babassu nut
  • oil-rich seed
  • nicker nut
  • edible seed
  • Job's tears
  • oilseed
  • jumping seed
  • nicker seed
  • caryopsis
  • grain
  • meat
  • cohune nut
  • bean
  • conker
  • coffee berry
  • jumping bean
  • coffee bean
  • pip
  • coquilla nut
  • fruit
  • kernel
  • safflower seed
  • bonduc nut
  • coffee
  • buckeye
  • apple nut
  • horse chestnut

Antonyms

  • summerize
  • ascend
  • rise
  • moving

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. seed

noun. ['ˈsiːd'] a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa.

Synonyms

  • seed vessel
  • testa
  • seed coat
  • ovule
  • episperm
  • pericarp

Antonyms

  • depressurize
  • desynchronize
  • blur
  • desynchronise

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. seed

verb. ['ˈsiːd'] go to seed; shed seeds.

Synonyms

  • spill
  • shed
  • disgorge

Antonyms

  • subordinate
  • upper-class
  • middle-class
  • low status

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. seed

verb. ['ˈsiːd'] help (an enterprise) in its early stages of development by providing seed money.

Antonyms

  • anterior

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. seed

noun. ['ˈsiːd'] anything that provides inspiration for later work.

Synonyms

  • source
  • germ
  • inspiration
  • muse

Antonyms

  • leave
  • go
  • stay in place
  • stay

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. seed

verb. ['ˈsiːd'] remove the seeds from.

Synonyms

  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • unready
  • disarranged
  • soft
  • up

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. seed

verb. ['ˈsiːd'] distribute (players or teams) so that outstanding teams or players will not meet in the early rounds.

Synonyms

  • rank
  • grade
  • order
  • range
  • rate

Antonyms

  • divest
  • undeceive
  • unaffectedness
  • stand

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. seed

verb. ['ˈsiːd'] sprinkle with silver iodide particles to disperse and cause rain.

Synonyms

  • process

Antonyms

  • right
  • upgrade

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. seed

verb. ['ˈsiːd'] inoculate with microorganisms.

Antonyms

  • back

Etymology

  • seed (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sed (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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