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Synonyms for clam

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. clamnoun

    burrowing marine mollusk living on sand or mud; the shell closes with viselike firmness

    one dollar bill, dollar, buck, dollar bill

  2. dollar, dollar bill, one dollar bill, buck, clamnoun

    a piece of paper money worth one dollar

    dollar bill, long horse, vaulting horse, dollar sign, buck, sawbuck, sawhorse, dollar mark, one dollar bill, dollar, horse

  3. clamverb

    flesh of either hard-shell or soft-shell clams

    one dollar bill, dollar, buck, dollar bill

  4. clamverb

    gather clams, by digging in the sand by the ocean

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Dictionary of English Synonymes4.5 / 2 votes

  1. clamverb

    clog (with glutinous matter)

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "clam":

    clams, quahog, mould, mussel

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  1. The President:

    Hillary is doing great, happy as a clam.

  2. Kendall Jenner:

    Drink the clam juice.

  3. Ed Gomez:

    I think the Hainanese have essentially taken out all the giant clam shells from the South China Sea, dead or alive.

  4. Lindsey Dougherty:

    I found about twice as much precipitate in the disturbed clam than in the calm clam that I just left alone.

  5. Mark Feldstein:

    It varies widely. Some appoint outside independent blue-ribbon commissions to investigate and issue a public report, others investigate internally with or without a public report and some clam up entirely.

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