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1. screed

noun. ['ˈskriːd'] a long monotonous harangue.

Synonyms

  • rant
  • ranting

Antonyms

  • roughness
  • stand still

Etymology

  • screde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scrēade (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Screed

  • 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
  • reseed
  • reread
  • recede

Example sentences of the word screed


1. Noun, singular or mass
Use a small screed or other straight edge to level out the sand and make it smooth.

2. Verb, base form
Pour the aggregate concrete into the foundation and screed the surface with a clean 2-by-4 inch board.

2. screed

noun. ['ˈskriːd'] an accurately levelled strip of material placed on a wall or floor as guide for the even application of plaster or concrete.

Synonyms

  • slip

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • give

Etymology

  • screde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scrēade (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. screed

noun. ['ˈskriːd'] a long piece of writing.

Synonyms

  • piece of writing
  • written material

Antonyms

  • roughen
  • overgarment
  • better

Etymology

  • screde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scrēade (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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