Antonyms

1. apple-sized

adjective. having the approximate size of an apple.

Antonyms

  • unsorted

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Words that Rhyme with Thorn Apple

  • stapel
  • snapple
  • grapple
  • shappell
  • schappell
  • mapel
  • kappel
  • happel
  • chapple
  • chappell
  • chappel
  • chapel
  • cappel
  • appell
  • appel

Example sentences of the word thorn-apple


1. Noun Phrase
Lay black plastic in areas where there is a heavy infestation of downy thorn apples.

2. Noun Phrase
Unlike the devil's trumpet and thorn apple, angel's trumpet sports flowers that are quite fragrant.

3. Noun Phrase
This flower is also referred to as the Indian apple or thorn apple flower.

2. Christs-thorn

noun. thorny Eurasian shrub with dry woody winged fruit.

Synonyms

  • shrub
  • Jerusalem thorn
  • bush
  • Paliurus spina-christi
  • Paliurus

3. Christs-thorn

noun. spiny tree having dark red edible fruits.

Synonyms

  • Chinese date
  • jujube
  • Chinese jujube
  • shrub
  • Jerusalem thorn
  • jujube bush
  • bush
  • genus Ziziphus
  • Ziziphus jujuba

Antonyms

  • superior

4. apple-shaped

adjective. having the general shape of an apple.

Synonyms

  • round

Antonyms

  • angular
  • noncyclic

5. Christ's-thorn

noun. spiny tree having dark red edible fruits.

Synonyms

  • Chinese date
  • jujube
  • Chinese jujube
  • shrub
  • Jerusalem thorn
  • jujube bush
  • bush
  • genus Ziziphus
  • Ziziphus jujuba

Antonyms

  • superior

6. apple

noun. ['ˈæpəl'] fruit with red or yellow or green skin and sweet to tart crisp whitish flesh.

Synonyms

  • crab apple
  • crabapple
  • eating apple
  • false fruit
  • dessert apple
  • orchard apple tree
  • Malus pumila
  • edible fruit
  • pome

Antonyms

  • cooking apple

Etymology

  • appel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æppel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. thorn

noun. ['ˈθɔrn'] something that causes irritation and annoyance.

Synonyms

  • irritant
  • bother
  • botheration
  • pain in the neck
  • pain in the ass
  • infliction
  • pain

Antonyms

  • calm
  • pleasantness
  • pleasure

8. apple

noun. ['ˈæpəl'] native Eurasian tree widely cultivated in many varieties for its firm rounded edible fruits.

Synonyms

  • orchard apple tree
  • apple tree
  • Malus pumila
  • genus Malus

Etymology

  • appel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æppel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. thorn

noun. ['ˈθɔrn'] a small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf.

Synonyms

  • glochid
  • glochidium
  • pricker
  • spikelet
  • sticker
  • prickle
  • aculeus

10. thorn

noun. ['ˈθɔrn'] a Germanic character of runic origin.

Synonyms

  • runic letter
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