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Antonyms for snake

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term snake.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. snake, serpent, ophidian(noun)

    limbless scaly elongate reptile; some are venomous

    snake in the grass, ophidian, serpent

  2. snake, snake in the grass(noun)

    a deceitful or treacherous person

    snake in the grass, ophidian, serpent

  3. Snake, Snake River(noun)

    a tributary of the Columbia River that rises in Wyoming and flows westward; discovered in 1805 by the Lewis and Clark Expedition

    snake in the grass, ophidian, serpent

  4. Hydra, Snake(noun)

    a long faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near the equator stretching between Virgo and Cancer

    snake in the grass, ophidian, serpent

  5. snake(verb)

    something long, thin, and flexible that resembles a snake

    snake in the grass, ophidian, serpent

  6. snake(verb)

    move smoothly and sinuously, like a snake

  7. snake(verb)

    form a snake-like pattern

    "The river snakes through the valley"

  8. snake(verb)

    move along a winding path

    "The army snaked through the jungle"


  1. snake(noun)

    : To move in a winding path.

    The river snakes through the valley.

    serpent, joe blake, slither, wind

  2. snake(noun)

    A tool to aid cable pulling.


  3. snake(noun)

    plumbers snake, auger

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. snake(n)

    serpent, reptile, serpent

Editors Contribution

  1. centipede

    Submitted by anonymous on November 9, 2020  

How to use snake in a sentence?

  1. Selamat Dahalan:

    The one showed in the video is nothing like what we have conducted before, there should not be any water spraying or making the kids wade in a muddy pit—let alone involving a snake.

  2. The Taliban:

    Afghans have been bitten by this snake before.

  3. Linda Waring:

    In the end, the snake finally lost the battle when the jaws of the gator made a direct hit down the length of his body. It was a hard fought battle.

  4. Virgil:

    A snake lurks in the grass.

  5. Mr Garbutt:

    It took about an hour for the snake catcher to coax it out. The snake was trying to bite the snake hook. The guy ended up catching it with his hand and just chucked it in a bag.

How to pronounce snake?

US English

How to say snake in sign language?

  1. snake

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