Antonyms

1. fig-shaped

adjective. shaped in the form of a fig.

Antonyms

  • amorphous

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Example sentences of the word strangler-fig


1. Noun Phrase
And a plant example of a parasitoid is the strangler fig.

2. Noun Phrase
This eventually finds the strangler fig much larger and dominating.

3. Noun Phrase
Many varieties of Ficus exist called banyan, including several kinds known as "strangler figs."

4. Noun Phrase
The strangler fig's botanical name is Ficus aurea, a member of the mulberry family, Moraceae.

2. strangler

noun. ['ˈstræŋglɝ'] an epiphytic vine or tree whose aerial roots extend down the trunk of a supporting tree and coalesce around it eventually strangling the tree.

Synonyms

  • Clusia major
  • air plant
  • epiphyte
  • Clusia rosea
  • aerophyte
  • strangler fig
  • pitch apple
  • epiphytic plant

3. strangler

noun. ['ˈstræŋglɝ'] someone who kills by strangling.

Synonyms

  • killer
  • slayer
  • choker
  • throttler
  • garrotter

4. fig-bird

noun. greenish-yellow Australian oriole feeding chiefly on figs and other fruits.

Synonyms

  • genus Sphecotheres
  • oriole
  • Old World oriole

5. fig

noun. ['ˈfɪg'] a diagram or picture illustrating textual material.

Synonyms

  • figure

Antonyms

  • multiply
  • integrate

Etymology

  • fige (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. fig

noun. ['ˈfɪg'] fleshy sweet pear-shaped yellowish or purple multiple fruit eaten fresh or preserved or dried.

Synonyms

  • Ficus carica
  • common fig tree
  • edible fruit

Antonyms

  • add
  • subtract
  • majority
  • minority

Etymology

  • fige (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. fig

noun. ['ˈfɪg'] Mediterranean tree widely cultivated for its edible fruit.

Synonyms

  • Ficus carica sylvestris
  • Ficus carica
  • caprifig
  • common fig tree
  • syconium
  • fig tree

Etymology

  • fige (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. FIG

noun. a Libyan terrorist group organized in 1995 and aligned with al-Qaeda; seeks to radicalize the Libyan government; attempted to assassinate Qaddafi.

Synonyms

  • Libyan Islamic Group
  • Libyan Fighting Group
  • Libyan Islamic Fighting Group
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