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1. stool

noun. ['ˈstuːl'] a simple seat without a back or arms.

Synonyms

  • cutty stool
  • campstool
  • music stool
  • tabouret
  • footrest
  • milking stool
  • step stool
  • footstool
  • piano stool
  • tuffet
  • seat
  • ottoman

Antonyms

  • improved
  • front
  • worth
  • clean

Etymology

  • stool (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Stool

  • apostolopoul
  • istanbul
  • bellefeuille
  • supercool
  • preschool
  • home-school
  • rantoul
  • misrule
  • dzhambul
  • drogoul
  • vipul
  • uncool
  • spruill
  • spruiell
  • spruell
  • sproull
  • sproule
  • ruhul
  • retool
  • rahul
  • nepool
  • mccool
  • makhoul
  • abdul
  • spool
  • school
  • raul
  • raoul
  • o'toole
  • mule

Example sentences of the word stool


1. Noun, singular or mass
If you experience diarrhea for more than three days or notice blood in your stool, call your doctor.

Quotes containing the word stool


1. The old man slowly raised himself from the piano stool, fixed those cheerful blue eyes piercingly and at the same time with unimaginable friendliness upon him, and said: "Making music together is the best way for two people to become friends. There is none easier. That is a fine thing. I hope you and I shall remain friends. Perhaps you too will learn how to make fugues, Joseph.
- Hermann Hesse, The Glass Bead Game

2. I had a dream about you. You were being hung. I had a sword in one hand and a stool in the other. I couldn’t decide which one to use, so I stood on the stool and threw myself on the sword. It was the least I could do to protest capital punishment.
- Bauvard, I Had a Dream About You

3. Most of us who turn to any subject with love remember some morning or evening hour when we got on a high stool to reach down an untried volume, or sat with parted lips listening to a new talker, or for very lack of books began to listen to the voices within, as the first traceable beginning of our love.
- George Eliot, Middlemarch

2. stool

noun. ['ˈstuːl'] a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination.

Synonyms

  • john
  • throne
  • plumbing fixture
  • bathroom
  • privy
  • flush toilet
  • lavatory
  • can
  • pot
  • flushless toilet
  • crapper
  • lav
  • toilet bowl
  • potty chair
  • potty seat
  • toilet
  • commode
  • toilet seat
  • bath

Antonyms

  • keep down
  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • stool (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. stool

verb. ['ˈstuːl'] have a bowel movement.

Synonyms

  • wee-wee
  • piddle
  • pee-pee
  • egest
  • make water
  • pass
  • take a crap
  • take a shit
  • wee
  • piss
  • spend a penny
  • excrete
  • micturate
  • shit
  • eliminate
  • ca-ca
  • pee
  • take a leak
  • urinate
  • make
  • relieve oneself
  • crap
  • dung
  • puddle
  • pass water

Antonyms

  • appear
  • prevent
  • failing
  • stay

Etymology

  • stool (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. stool

verb. ['ˈstuːl'] lure with a stool, as of wild fowl.

Synonyms

  • tempt
  • entice

Antonyms

  • break even
  • lose
  • bottom out

Etymology

  • stool (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. stool

verb. ['ˈstuːl'] grow shoots in the form of stools or tillers.

Synonyms

  • acquire
  • produce
  • grow
  • get
  • tiller

Antonyms

  • big
  • large
  • middle
  • late

Etymology

  • stool (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. stool

noun. ['ˈstuːl'] solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels.

Synonyms

  • faecal matter
  • excretion
  • dog shit
  • fecal matter
  • body waste
  • excretory product
  • excreta
  • dog do
  • shite
  • dog turd
  • faeces
  • doggy do
  • excrement
  • feces
  • poop
  • droppings
  • ordure
  • shit
  • muck
  • meconium
  • turd
  • BM
  • crap
  • dung
  • melena
  • melaena
  • dejection

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • disallow
  • decertify
  • recede

Etymology

  • stool (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. stool

noun. ['ˈstuːl'] (forestry) the stump of a tree that has been felled or headed for the production of saplings.

Synonyms

  • tree stump

Antonyms

  • survive
  • forbid

Etymology

  • stool (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. stool

verb. ['ˈstuːl'] react to a decoy, of wildfowl.

Synonyms

  • react

Antonyms

  • necessitate
  • disassemble

Etymology

  • stool (Middle English (1100-1500))
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