Synonyms
Etymology

1. throat

noun. ['ˈθroʊt'] the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone.

Synonyms

  • nasopharynx
  • GI tract
  • tonsilla adenoidea
  • oropharynx
  • laryngopharynx
  • adenoid
  • glossa
  • pharyngeal tonsil
  • tastebud
  • upper respiratory tract
  • digestive tract
  • cervix
  • alimentary tract
  • clapper
  • tongue
  • tonsilla pharyngealis
  • lingua
  • gustatory organ
  • third tonsil
  • tubular cavity
  • alimentary canal
  • Luschka's tonsil
  • pharynx
  • neck
  • pharyngeal recess
  • taste bud
  • digestive tube

Etymology

  • throte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þrote (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Strep Throat

  • 'single-quote
  • 'end-inner-quote
  • "end-of-quote
  • "double-quote
  • banxquote
  • "close-quote
  • underwrote
  • terre-haute
  • misquote
  • 'inner-quote
  • 'end-quote
  • "end-quote
  • unquote
  • "unquote
  • promote
  • overwrote
  • vannote
  • uncoat
  • sproat
  • rewrote
  • remote
  • outvote
  • hinote
  • ducote
  • devote
  • denote
  • demote
  • connote
  • chipote
  • capote

Example sentences of the word strep-throat


1. Noun Phrase
There are several diagnostic tests which can be used to determine whether a person has strep throat or not.

2. Noun Phrase
This is most likely if another condition, such as strep throat, is also suspected.

3. Noun Phrase
Gargle water mixed with cayenne pepper as a treatment for sore throats and strep throat.

4. Noun Phrase
Occasionally, a person with strep throat will develop a red, pimply rash on his trunk.

2. throat

noun. ['ˈθroʊt'] a passage resembling a throat in shape or function; .

Antonyms

  • finish

Etymology

  • throte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þrote (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. throat

noun. ['ˈθroʊt'] an opening in the vamp of a shoe at the instep.

Synonyms

  • opening

Etymology

  • throte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þrote (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. throat

noun. ['ˈθroʊt'] the part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's throat.

Antonyms

  • undress

Etymology

  • throte (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þrote (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. strep

adjective. ['ˈstrɛp'] of or relating to or caused by streptococci.

Synonyms

  • streptococcic

6. strep

noun. ['ˈstrɛp'] spherical Gram-positive bacteria occurring in pairs or chains; cause e.g. scarlet fever and tonsillitis.

Synonyms

  • true bacteria
  • genus Streptococcus
  • eubacterium
  • streptococcus
  • eubacteria
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