Synonyms
Etymology

1. thresher

noun. ['ˈθrɛʃɝ'] large pelagic shark of warm seas with a whiplike tail used to round up small fish on which to feed.

Synonyms

  • Alopius vulpinus
  • fox shark
  • Alopius
  • shark
  • genus Alopius
  • thrasher

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • thresh (English)
  • þrescan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Thresher

  • refresher
  • pressure
  • prescher
  • fresher
  • flesher
  • dresher
  • drescher
  • mescher
  • lesher
  • chessher
  • cheshire
  • chesher
  • beshore
  • escher

Sentences with thresher


1. Noun, singular or mass
The geographical range of both the hammerhead and the thresher shark spans the Atlantic seas.

2. Adverb
The deep-water anglers catch albacore, bluefin and yellowfin tuna, thresher shark, halibut and bass.

2. thresher

noun. ['ˈθrɛʃɝ'] a farm machine for separating seeds or grain from the husks and straw.

Synonyms

  • farm machine
  • threshing machine

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • thresh (English)
  • þrescan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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