Synonyms
Etymology

1. wheat

noun. ['ˈwiːt, ˈhwiːt'] annual or biennial grass having erect flower spikes and light brown grains.

Synonyms

  • wild emmer
  • Triticum aestivum spelta
  • two-grain spelt
  • Triticum aestivum
  • starch wheat
  • wild wheat
  • emmer
  • soft wheat
  • spelt
  • cereal grass
  • cereal
  • common wheat
  • durum
  • Triticum turgidum
  • Triticum dicoccum
  • Triticum dicoccum dicoccoides
  • Triticum
  • genus Triticum
  • Triticum spelta
  • macaroni wheat
  • durum wheat
  • hard wheat
  • Triticum durum

Etymology

  • whete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hwæte (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Wheat

  • uncomplete
  • noncompete
  • indiscreet
  • incomplete
  • vanvliet
  • vanfleet
  • obsolete
  • mistreat
  • marquerite
  • marguerite
  • excrete
  • discrete
  • discreet
  • concrete
  • complete
  • secrete
  • retreat
  • replete
  • downbeat
  • deplete
  • conceit
  • compete
  • bufete
  • bridgette
  • backseat
  • unseat
  • streett
  • street
  • shumeet
  • repeat

Sentences with wheat


1. Noun, singular or mass
Add about 3 or 4 inches of wheat bran to a plastic box or a small fish tank.

Quotes about wheat


1. Reason clears and plants the wilderness of the imagination to harvest the wheat of art.
- Austin O'Malley

2. whole-wheat

adjective. of or relating to or derived from wheat.

Synonyms

  • wholemeal

3. wheat-grass

noun. a grass of the genus Agropyron.

Synonyms

  • fairway crested wheat grass
  • Elymus trachycaulos
  • witch grass
  • crested wheat grass
  • bearded wheatgrass
  • Agropyron trachycaulum
  • Elymus hispidus
  • quackgrass
  • couch grass
  • Agropyron subsecundum
  • quick grass
  • Agropyron repens
  • Agropyron intermedium
  • western wheatgrass
  • Agropyron pauciflorum
  • crested wheatgrass
  • dog grass
  • bluestem wheatgrass
  • Agropyron
  • wheatgrass
  • intermediate wheatgrass
  • slender wheatgrass
  • quack grass
  • grass
  • Agropyron cristatum
  • Agropyron smithii
  • genus Agropyron

Antonyms

  • uncover

4. wheat

noun. ['ˈwiːt, ˈhwiːt'] a variable yellow tint; dull yellow, often diluted with white.

Synonyms

  • yellow
  • pale yellow
  • yellowness

Antonyms

  • bigness
  • gather
  • achromatic
  • uncover

Etymology

  • whete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hwæte (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. wheat

noun. ['ˈwiːt, ˈhwiːt'] grains of common wheat; sometimes cooked whole or cracked as cereal; usually ground into flour.

Synonyms

  • wheat berry
  • grain
  • bulghur
  • wheat germ
  • Triticum aestivum
  • cereal
  • common wheat
  • bulgur
  • cracked wheat
  • bulgur wheat

Antonyms

  • brave
  • healthy
  • unsensational
  • new

Etymology

  • whete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hwæte (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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