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1. tiger

noun. ['ˈtaɪgɝ'] large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes; endangered.

Synonyms

  • Bengal tiger
  • Panthera tigris
  • tigress
  • genus Panthera
  • tiger cub
  • big cat
  • cat

Antonyms

  • man
  • woman
  • stranger
  • introvert

Etymology

  • tygre (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Tiger

  • swiger
  • steiger
  • staiger
  • sliger
  • schweiger
  • schwaiger
  • schleiger
  • kryger
  • kriger
  • kreiger
  • zeiger
  • viger
  • tyger
  • tigar
  • seiger
  • reiger
  • neiger
  • kyger
  • kiger
  • gyger
  • giger
  • geiger
  • feiger

How do you pronounce tiger?

Pronounce tiger as ˈtaɪgər.

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Sentences with tiger


1. Noun, singular or mass
One of the more common kinds of fuzzy caterpillar is the woolly bear caterpillar that becomes the tiger moth.

2. Adjective, comparative
Both tiger lily and daylilies prefer well-drained soil and tolerate various soil types.

Quotes about tiger


1. Tiger got to hunt, bird got to fly;Man got to sit and wonder 'why, why, why?'Tiger got to sleep, bird got to land;Man got to tell himself he understand.
- Kurt Vonnegut, Cat's Cradle

2. I know I was a great friend to Tiger Woods. But when you have a relationship that's involves business and friendship - and the business part comes to an end - things always get a little blurry.
- Hank Haney

3. A tiger only needs three things to be comfortable. Lots of food, sleep, and…actually, no it’s just those two things.
- Colleen Houck

2. tiger-striped

adjective. having stripes resembling those of a tiger.

Antonyms

  • nag

3. tiger

noun. ['ˈtaɪgɝ'] a fierce or audacious person.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • individual
  • person
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • male
  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person

Etymology

  • tygre (Middle English (1100-1500))
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