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1. tentacle

noun. ['ˈtɛntəkəl'] something that acts like a tentacle in its ability to grasp and hold.

Synonyms

  • grasp

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • increase

Etymology

  • tentaculum (Latin)
  • tento (Latin)

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Rhymes with Tentacle

  • aichele
  • ankle
  • arbuckle
  • article
  • article
  • baechle
  • barnacle
  • barnicle
  • berkel
  • bespectacle
  • bickel
  • bickell
  • bickle
  • bicycle
  • birchall
  • birkel
  • boeckel
  • brickel
  • brickell
  • brickle

How do you spell tentacle? Is it tenticle ?

A common misspelling of tentacle is tenticle

Sentences with tentacle


1. Noun, singular or mass
In the middle of the tentacle section you'll find the mouth opening and the tiny bill.

2. tentacle

noun. ['ˈtɛntəkəl'] any of various elongated tactile or prehensile flexible organs that occur on the head or near the mouth in many animals; used for feeling or grasping or locomotion.

Synonyms

  • barbel
  • antenna
  • process
  • feeler
  • outgrowth

Antonyms

  • insensitiveness
  • evolution
  • increment
  • irreversible process

Etymology

  • tentaculum (Latin)
  • tento (Latin)
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