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English Synonyms and Antonyms2.0 / 1 vote

  1. cow

    One is frightened by a cause of fear addressed directly and suddenly to the senses; he is intimidated by an apprehension of contingent consequences dependent on some act of his own to be done or forborne; the means of intimidation may act through the senses, or may appeal only to the intellect or the sensibilities. The sudden rush of an armed madman may frighten; the quiet leveling of a highwayman's pistol intimidates. A savage beast is intimidated by the keeper's whip. Employers may intimidate their employees from voting contrary to their will by threat of discharge; a mother may be intimidated through fear for her child. To browbeat or cow is to bring into a state of submissive fear; to daunt is to give pause or check to a violent, threatening, or even a brave spirit. To scare is to cause sudden, unnerving fear; to terrify is to awaken fear that is overwhelming. Compare ALARM.

    affright, alarm, appal, browbeat, daunt, dismay, frighten, intimidate, scare, terrify

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. cowverb

    frighten, abash, intimidate, oppress, brow-bent

    countenance, rally, encourage, inspirit

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. cow, moo-cownoun

    female of domestic cattle: "`moo-cow' is a child's term"


  2. cownoun

    mature female of mammals of which the male is called `bull'


  3. cowverb

    a large unpleasant woman


  4. overawe, cowverb

    subdue, restrain, or overcome by affecting with a feeling of awe; frighten (as with threats)


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  1. poddiesnoun

    a calf, in particular one which is fed by hand

    Submitted by aayanabrooklyn on July 29, 2021  

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  1. cowverb

    overawe, intimidate, frighten, daunt, subdue by fear

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  1. cownoun

    female of bovine animals, heifer (young cow), maverick

    Associated words:
    bovine, bos, moo, low, lowing, farrow, beef, neat, moolley, vachery, chiche-vache, milch

  2. cowverb

    overawe, daunt, intimidate, scare, dishearten

PPDB, the paraphrase database2.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "cow":

    vaca, cows, ngau, frenzy, googlie, kow, niu, madness, blimp, lard-ass, stinker, mad, bitchy, fat-ass

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  1. Ron DeSantis:

    First of all, it'd be a cash cow for them if they had Disney, but I'm worried that they would use that as a pretext to raise taxes on people when that's what they would want to do anyways and then try to blame Reedy Creek, so we're not going to give them that opportunity.

  2. Phil Thomas:

    This is the only 24-foot inflatable cow in the state of Arizona, so we're definitely down.

  3. Steven Abrams:

    We discourage the use of cow's milk until a year of age but it's certainly true that as the baby is close to a year of age, especially if it's simply no formula to be found, that you could use either that or a toddler formula, neither are ideal, but the closer you are to the year, especially for the short term, those are alternatives.

  4. Bob Ekstrom, Pitt, MN:

    Tongue - a variety of meat, rarely served because it clearly crosses the line between a cut of beef and a piece of dead cow.

  5. Femi Adesina:

    It's the country's cash cow. It has a bright future. It's just that transparency and accountability have to be introduced into how it operates and this is the beginning of that process.

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