Synonyms and Antonyms for sow-thistle

1. sow thistle (n.)

any of several Old World coarse prickly-leaved shrubs and subshrubs having milky juice and yellow flowers; widely naturalized; often noxious weeds in cultivated soil

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2. star-thistle (n.)

Mediterranean annual or biennial herb having pinkish to purple flowers surrounded by spine-tipped scales; naturalized in America


3. yellow star-thistle (n.)

European weed having a winged stem and hairy leaves; adventive in the eastern United States

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5. sow (v.)

place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth

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7. sow (v.)

place seeds in or on (the ground)

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8. sow (n.)

an adult female hog

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