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Synonyms for cotton
ˈkɒt ncot·ton

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. cotton, cotton fiber, cotton woolnoun

    soft silky fibers from cotton plants in their raw state

    Synonyms:
    cotton wool, cotton plant, cotton fiber

  2. cottonnoun

    fabric woven from cotton fibers

    Synonyms:
    cotton wool, cotton plant, cotton fiber

  3. cotton, cotton plantnoun

    erect bushy mallow plant or small tree bearing bolls containing seeds with many long hairy fibers

    Synonyms:
    cotton wool, cotton plant, cotton fiber

  4. cottonverb

    thread made of cotton fibers

    Synonyms:
    cotton wool, cotton plant, cotton fiber

  5. cottonverb

    take a liking to

    "cotton to something"

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. cottonnoun

    Synonyms:
    cotton-wool

  2. cottonverb

    Synonyms:
    [Cant word.] harmonize, fraternize, HITCH HORSES TOGETHER

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "cotton":

    cot, cotton-growing

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  1. Eric Brantner:

    I get a lot of toiletries( at Dollar Tree), and those aren't always name brands, for instance, the cotton swabs aren't Q-Tips, but Dollar Tree work just as well and are less than half the price.

  2. Washington Post:

    Tom Cotton Keeps Repeating a Coronavirus Conspiracy Theory That Was Already Debunked, senator Tom Cotton Repeats Fringe Theory of Coronavirus Origins.

  3. Tim Scott:

    My family went from cotton to Congress in one lifetime.

  4. Thana Singh:

    My son was unable to overcome the stress. We were staring at massive losses caused either by the Bt cotton seeds, or maybe by fake pesticides, i don't want to touch Bt seeds until I have a firm answer.

  5. Cliven Bundy:

    I've often wondered, are they better off as slaves, picking cotton and having a family life and doing things, or are they better off under government subsidy? They didn't get no more freedom. They got less freedom.


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