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Synonyms for carrot
ˈkær ət

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. carrot(noun)

    deep orange edible root of the cultivated carrot plant

    Synonyms:
    cultivated carrot

  2. carrot, cultivated carrot, Daucus carota sativa(noun)

    perennial plant widely cultivated as an annual in many varieties for its long conical orange edible roots; temperate and tropical regions

    Synonyms:
    cultivated carrot

  3. carrot(noun)

    orange root; important source of carotene

    Synonyms:
    cultivated carrot

  4. carrot(noun)

    promise of reward as in "carrot and stick"

    "used the carrot of subsidized housing for the workers to get their vote";

    Synonyms:
    cultivated carrot

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    carota, core, sugar, stick

How to pronounce carrot?

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

How to say carrot in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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How to use carrot in a sentence?

  1. Nevadaand Mike Enzi of Wyoming:

    The IRS continues to confuse the stick with the carrot, rewarding their employees’ bad behavior with favorable outcomes, common sense would suggest that an employee who was fired for misconduct or poor performance shouldn’t be hired back, but the IRS’s outrageous and bewildering behavior continues to defylogic.

  2. Adam Cathcart:

    It seems to indicate that he's either freestyling, or that his administration thinks that Kim Jong Un would actually be interested in meeting as a kind of carrot for negotiating, but there is an obvious dissonance with [Secretary of State Rex] Tillerson's categorical statements that the US will not 'negotiate its way back to the negotiating table.'.

  3. Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez:

    I hope that the U.S. government understands that it can't handle Cuba with a carrot and Venezuela with a garrote.

  4. Peter Dumas:

    Parole is supposed to be that carrot. If you’re good while you’re incarcerated you’re supposed to get parole, she doesn’t know what more she can do really.

  5. Bart Staes:

    Countries opposed to GMOs are given the carrot of being able to opt-out of these authorisations, but the scheme approved today fails to give them a legally-watertight basis for doing so. This is a false solution.


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