Synonyms

1. sea-lettuce_family

noun. thin flat or tubular green algae.

Synonyms

  • Ulvales
  • Ulvaceae
  • family Ulvaceae
  • order Ulvales
  • protoctist family
  • genus Ulva

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2. cucumber-shaped

adjective. shaped like a cucumber.

Synonyms

  • prolate

Antonyms

  • angular
  • pumpkin-shaped

3. sea-level

adjective. lying below the normal level.

Synonyms

  • low-lying

Antonyms

  • highland
  • natural elevation

4. sea-purse

noun. the seaward undercurrent created after waves have broken on the shore.

Synonyms

  • undercurrent
  • undertide
  • undertow
  • sea-puss
  • sea puss
  • sea purse

5. sea-green

adjective. of the color of the sea; bluish green.

Antonyms

  • uncolored

6. cucumber

noun. ['ˈkjuːkəmbɝ'] a melon vine of the genus Cucumis; cultivated from earliest times for its cylindrical green fruit.

Synonyms

  • melon vine
  • cucumber vine
  • Cucumis
  • genus Cucumis
  • melon
  • Cucumis sativus

Etymology

  • cucumis (Latin)

7. cucumber

noun. ['ˈkjuːkəmbɝ'] cylindrical green fruit with thin green rind and white flesh eaten as a vegetable; related to melons.

Synonyms

  • cucumber vine
  • veg
  • gherkin
  • veggie
  • Cucumis sativus
  • vegetable

Etymology

  • cucumis (Latin)

8. sea

noun. ['ˈsiː'] a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land.

Synonyms

  • bay
  • hydrosphere
  • embayment
  • gulf
  • recess
  • South Sea
  • water
  • inlet

Antonyms

  • international waters
  • high sea
  • uncolored
  • begin

Etymology

  • see (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sæ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. sea

noun. ['ˈsiː'] anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume.

Synonyms

  • large indefinite quantity
  • large indefinite amount

Antonyms

  • dry
  • empty
  • minimum

Etymology

  • see (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sæ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. sea

noun. ['ˈsiː'] turbulent water with swells of considerable size.

Synonyms

  • head sea

Antonyms

  • fresh water
  • hard water

Etymology

  • see (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sæ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word sea-cucumber


1. Noun Phrase
Zooplankton is a collective name for a variety of tiny ocean life, which includes crustaceans, snails, jellyfish, single-celled organisms, worms, sea cucumber, mollusks and fish.

2. Noun Phrase
One such animal is the sea cucumber, which has varying amounts of saponin depending on the type, according to a study published in "Marine Drugs" in January 2010.

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