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Synonyms for cane
keɪncane

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Wiktionary

  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 WordNet

  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 database

  1. List of paraphrases for "cane":

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

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Cane":

    Zoran Kostić

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#5043rod
#5131cuts
#5418reed
#5595strap
#5725trunk
#5836stem
#6483pole
#12583cane
#12767whip
#13997slash
#14387jaw
#15810rag
#19985whipping
#26241welt
#27286stalk
#29725lash
#43019sugarcane
#44368reprimand
#45992rebuke
#53263crutch
#58020lather
#62904flog
#64044caning
#73551scold
#105484reproof
#116298berate
#126122chide
#144808trounce
#180290nsac
#235554remonstrate
#284627lambaste
#304391lambast

How to use cane in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Becky Leaper:

    Me and my husband found it really funny the first time, and then the second time my husband thought someone was trying to break into our car so he opened the window and then burst out laughing. The tree then walked all the way up our drive and put a candy cane on the van as well, then went up to our neighbors.

  3. Adela Ames-Lopez:

    We have [vaccinated] quite a few that are blind, quite a few are bed-ridden. Many are confined to like a wheelchairand they need a cane to walk.

  4. Vivek Shinde:

    Cane prices can't fall below a certain level, but that is not the case with vegetables. They can rise to 100 rupees per kg or fall to 5 rupees.

  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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