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1. syringe

noun. ['sɝˈɪndʒ, ˈsɪrɪndʒ'] a medical instrument used to inject or withdraw fluids.

Synonyms

  • medical instrument
  • hypodermic syringe
  • douche
  • hypodermic
  • hypo
  • douche bag

Etymology

  • seringue (English)
  • syringa (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Syringe

  • collinge
  • orange

Example sentences of the word syringe


1. Noun, singular or mass
The best way to give your little one Tylenol is with a syringe or dropper rather than a teaspoon.

Quotes containing the word syringe


1. So it's you and a syringe against the Capitol? See, this is why no one lets you make the plans.
- Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

2. There aren't any syringes."Red Sox came over and held a sterile pack out. When she tried to take it from him, he kept a grip on the thing. "I know you'll use this wisely.""Wisely?"She snapped the syringe out of his hand. "No, I'm going to poke him in the eye with it. Because that's what they trained me to do in medical school.
- J.R. Ward, Lover Unbound

3. I always dream of a pen that would be a syringe.
- Jacques Derrida, Jacques Derrida

2. syringe

verb. ['sɝˈɪndʒ, ˈsɪrɪndʒ'] spray or irrigate (a body part) with a syringe.

Etymology

  • seringue (English)
  • syringa (English)
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