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1. tent

noun. ['ˈtɛnt'] a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs).

Synonyms

  • cottage tent
  • teepee
  • tepee
  • guy wire
  • two-man tent
  • guy cable
  • cabana
  • pack tent
  • collapsible shelter
  • pretorium
  • shelter tent
  • canvas
  • guy
  • fly tent
  • bell tent
  • marquee
  • backpacking tent
  • pop tent
  • lean-to tent
  • pyramidal tent
  • pavilion
  • canvass
  • tupek
  • mountain tent
  • umbrella tent
  • shelter
  • canvas tent
  • pup tent
  • praetorium
  • tipi
  • sealskin tent
  • guy rope

Antonyms

  • woman
  • increase
  • insecurity
  • divest

Etymology

  • tent (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tinto (Spanish)
  • tinctus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Tent Flap

  • entrap
  • unwrap
  • strap
  • scrap
  • recap
  • trappe
  • trapp
  • trap
  • stapp
  • snapp
  • snap
  • slap
  • schnapp
  • krapp
  • klapp
  • giap
  • frap
  • crap
  • clapp
  • clap
  • zapp
  • zap
  • yapp
  • yap
  • wrap
  • tappe
  • tapp
  • tap
  • shapp
  • shap

Example sentences of the word tent-flap


1. Noun Phrase
Shake all clothing and footwear thoroughly before putting it on, and keep your tent flap zipped completely.

2. Noun Phrase
Fling open the tent flap at night to view a star-filled sky or join a ranger-led astronomy event.

3. Noun Phrase
The door is a tent flap that zips closed.

2. flap

noun. ['ˈflæp'] any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely.

Synonyms

  • coattail
  • earflap
  • earlap
  • jag
  • tent flap
  • fly sheet
  • rainfly
  • codpiece
  • tongue
  • overlap
  • dag
  • pocket flap
  • barndoor
  • tent-fly
  • fly
  • covering

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • increase
  • dry fly
  • wet fly

Etymology

  • flappe (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. flap

verb. ['ˈflæp'] move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion.

Synonyms

  • wave
  • luff
  • move
  • roll

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • go
  • rise
  • precede

Etymology

  • flappe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. flap

verb. ['ˈflæp'] move noisily.

Synonyms

  • beat
  • pound

Antonyms

  • ride
  • follow
  • fall

Etymology

  • flappe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. flap

verb. ['ˈflæp'] move with a thrashing motion.

Synonyms

  • beat
  • clap
  • bate
  • move
  • flutter

Antonyms

  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain
  • closing

Etymology

  • flappe (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. flap

noun. ['ˈflæp'] an excited state of agitation.

Synonyms

  • dither
  • pother
  • tizzy
  • agitation

Antonyms

  • pull
  • unwind
  • arrange
  • disengage

Etymology

  • flappe (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. tent

verb. ['ˈtɛnt'] live in or as if in a tent.

Synonyms

  • live
  • bivouac
  • populate
  • camp out
  • inhabit
  • encamp
  • dwell

Antonyms

  • inelastic
  • recorded
  • dormant
  • extinct

Etymology

  • tent (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tinto (Spanish)
  • tinctus (Latin)

8. tent

noun. ['ˈtɛnt'] a web that resembles a tent or carpet.

Antonyms

  • dead

Etymology

  • tent (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tinto (Spanish)
  • tinctus (Latin)

9. flap

verb. ['ˈflæp'] move with a flapping motion.

Synonyms

  • thresh
  • flail
  • clap
  • move

Antonyms

  • advance
  • rush
  • converge
  • enter

Etymology

  • flappe (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. flap

noun. ['ˈflæp'] the motion made by flapping up and down.

Synonyms

  • wave
  • flapping
  • undulation
  • flutter

Antonyms

  • subsurface
  • medulla
  • cortex
  • push

Etymology

  • flappe (Middle English (1100-1500))
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