Synonyms

1. sesame

noun. ['ˈsɛsəmi'] East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil.

Synonyms

  • Sesamum indicum
  • herb
  • herbaceous plant
  • genus Sesamum
  • benny
  • Sesamum
  • benni
  • benniseed
  • benne

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Words that Rhyme with Sesame 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 sesame-seed


1. Noun Phrase
Because black sesame seeds retain their hull or shell, they are not always a uniform black color.

2. Noun Phrase
They are two different varieties of sesame seed, which is the seed of the flowering sesame plant.

3. Noun Phrase
When full grown, the lice will appear as dark sesame seeds.

4. Noun Phrase
When it comes to nutritional properties and health benefits, sesame seeds are often overshadowed by chia and flaxseeds.

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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