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Synonyms for cane
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cane(noun)

    a stick that people can lean on to help them walk

  2. cane(noun)

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

  3. cane(verb)

    a stiff switch used to hit students as punishment

  4. cane, flog, lambaste, lambast(verb)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. cane(noun)

    To destroy.

    Synonyms:
    reed

  2. cane(noun)

    To do something well, in a competent fashion.

    Synonyms:
    molasses cane

  3. cane(noun)

    It hurts.

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

    Synonyms:
    rod, switch

  4. cane(noun)

    Corporal punishment by beating with a cane; the cane.

    The teacher gave his student the cane for throwing paper.

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

  5. cane(noun)

    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:
    staff, walking stick

  6. cane(noun)

    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. cane(noun)

    Synonyms:
    stalk, trunk, stem

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

How to pronounce cane?

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Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say cane in sign language?

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How to use cane in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. The NYPD:

    The incident is under review and the allegations have been referred to our Internal Affairs Bureau, additionally, this individual was arrested with two others for assaulting another identified person with a cane.

  3. Charlie Chaplin:

    I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large.

  4. Mike Logan:

    I still struggle walking on a daily basis and have started using a cane to help me get around.

  5. Celso Oliveira:

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


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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