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Synonyms for cane
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Wiktionary2.4 / 5 votes

  1. canenoun

    To destroy.

    Synonyms:
    reed

  2. canenoun

    To do something well, in a competent fashion.

    Synonyms:
    molasses cane

  3. canenoun

    It hurts.

    Don't hit me with that: it really canes!

    Synonyms:
    rod, switch

  4. canenoun

    Corporal punishment by beating with a cane; the cane.

    The teacher gave his student the cane for throwing paper.

    Synonyms:
    the cane, whipping, cuts, six of the best, caning

  5. canenoun

    A strong short staff used for support or decoration during walking; a walking stick.

    After breaking his leg, he needed a cane to walk.

    Synonyms:
    walking stick, staff

  6. canenoun

    A long rod often collapsible and commonly white (for visibility to other persons), used by blind persons for guidance in determining their course and for probing for obstacles in their path.

    Synonyms:
    white cane, blind mans cane

  7. canenoun

    Synonyms:
    stalk, trunk, stem

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. canenoun

    a stick that people can lean on to help them walk

  2. canenoun

    a strong slender often flexible stem as of bamboos, reeds, rattans, or sugar cane

  3. caneverb

    a stiff switch used to hit students as punishment

  4. cane, flog, lambaste, lambastverb

    beat with a cane

    Synonyms:
    scold, strap, trounce, welt, lambast, bawl out, reproof, dress down, slash, chew out, chide, lecture, have words, call down, take to task, lambaste, call on the carpet, rebuke, jaw, lather, whip, reprimand, lash, flog, remonstrate, rag, berate, chew up

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PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "cane":

    rod, sugar-cane, stick, sugarcane, nsac, dog, pole, crutch

Nicknames0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of known nicknames for "Cane":

    Zoran Kostić

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How to use cane in a sentence?

  1. Celso Oliveira:

    It could be good for cane plantations, but not so good for coffee.

  2. Simon Wheatcroft:

    Running on the soccer pitch wasn’t too difficult, the hardest thing about it was getting to it. One day, they planted trees between my house and the pitch. I usually went there without my cane, and I bumped into a tree.

  3. Miles Davis:

    A legend is an old man with a cane known for what he used to do. I'm still doing it.

  4. Lizzie Post:

    Bring out the kitschy candy cane earrings.

  5. Mike Logan:

    The most common adverse reactions in the PPMS trial -- incidence ?10 percent -- were upper respiratory tract infections, infusion reactions, skin infections, and lower respiratory tract infections. i still struggle walking on a daily basis and have started using a cane to help me get around.


Translations for cane

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  • rottangAfrikaans
  • بوصArabic
  • бой с пръчка, тръстика, бастун, пръчка, бия с пръчкаBulgarian
  • বেতBengali
  • canyaCatalan, Valencian
  • Rohrstock, Rohr, Blindenstock, weisser LangstockGerman
  • kano, promenbastono, vergo, blindulbastono, promenkanoEsperanto
  • caña, bastón, bastón blancoSpanish
  • ruoko, keppi, valkoinen keppi, korsi, [[antaa]] [[keppiä]]Finnish
  • canne, tige, canne blanche, bastonnade, bâtonnerFrench
  • vara, cana, canavela, bastón, canivela, canaveira, vareadaGalician
  • מקל, קנה, מלקותHebrew
  • եղեգ, փայտ, փայտով ծեծելArmenian
  • bastono, bastonagarIdo
  • bastonata, canna, bastone per ciechi, bacchetta, canna da zucchero, bastone, giunco, canna di bambu, verga, battereItalian
  • あし, 杖, 蘆, よしJapanese
  • tebuJavanese
  • ផ្ដៅKhmer
  • 줄기, 갈대, 매, 蘆, 대, 갈Korean
  • ອ້ອຍທີ່ສົ່ງອອກLao
  • стап, трска, прачка, шибаMacedonian
  • बेताची काठीMarathi
  • riet, stok, blindenstok, roe, rietstok, [[stokslagen]] [[geven]], afranselenDutch
  • lókʼaatsoh, ákaz łikaní, dáʼákaz łikaníNavajo, Navaho
  • chłostaćPolish
  • chibata, bengala, vergasta, cana, chibateamento, colmo, chibatear, vergastar, chibatarPortuguese
  • baston, tijăRomanian
  • удар розгами, трость, тростник, розга, удар палкой, па́лка, прут, [[бить]] [[палкаRussian
  • trskaSerbo-Croatian
  • kallamAlbanian
  • ufito, kiboko, mmea, fimboSwahili
  • tuboTagalog
  • 甘蔗Chinese

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