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Synonyms for drone
droʊn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drone(noun)

    stingless male bee in a colony of social bees (especially honeybees) whose sole function is to mate with the queen

    Synonyms:
    bourdon, trailer, poke, droning, dawdler, monotone, pilotless aircraft, drone pipe, lagger, laggard, radio-controlled aircraft

  2. monotone, drone, droning(noun)

    an unchanging intonation

    Synonyms:
    bourdon, trailer, poke, droning, dawdler, monotone, pilotless aircraft, drone pipe, lagger, laggard, radio-controlled aircraft

  3. dawdler, drone, laggard, lagger, trailer, poke(noun)

    someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind

    Synonyms:
    bourdon, monotone, punch, prevue, pigeon berry, house trailer, garget, scoke, sack, thrust, carrier bag, clout, slug, dawdler, lick, drone pipe, paper bag, pilotless aircraft, biff, lagger, thrusting, droning, jab, trailer, radio-controlled aircraft, laggard, poke, jabbing, poking, preview

  4. drone, pilotless aircraft, radio-controlled aircraft(noun)

    an aircraft without a pilot that is operated by remote control

    Synonyms:
    bourdon, trailer, poke, droning, dawdler, monotone, pilotless aircraft, drone pipe, lagger, laggard, radio-controlled aircraft

  5. drone, drone pipe, bourdon(verb)

    a pipe of the bagpipe that is tuned to produce a single continuous tone

    Synonyms:
    bourdon, trailer, poke, droning, dawdler, monotone, pilotless aircraft, drone pipe, lagger, laggard, radio-controlled aircraft

  6. drone(verb)

    make a monotonous low dull sound

    "The harmonium was droning on"

    Synonyms:
    drone on

  7. drone, drone on(verb)

    talk in a monotonous voice

    Synonyms:
    drone on

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. drone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    male honey-bee

  2. drone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    idler, sluggard, lounger, idle fellow, lazy fellow

  3. drone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    humming, humming noise

  4. drone(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    lounge, dawdle, waste time in trifles, live in idleness

  5. drone(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    make a dull, humming sound

  6. drone(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    read monotonously

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    uav, drown, ucav, robot

How to say drone in sign language?

  1. drone

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Translations for drone

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  • труценьBelarusian
  • бръмчене, търтей, бръмча, ручилоBulgarian
  • bezpilotní letoun, trubecCzech
  • gwenynen segurWelsh
  • Drohne, dröhnen, BasspfeifeGerman
  • κηφήναςGreek
  • no tripulado, murmullo, teledirigido, timado, zángano, zumbido, dronSpanish
  • پهپادPersian
  • surina, bordunapilli, hyristä, surista, työläinen, kuhnuri, hymistä, lennokki, hurista, huminaFinnish
  • drone, dupe, abeillaud, bourdonnement, faux-bourdon, idiot utileFrench
  • abáboro, abellón, abázcaroGalician
  • मुफ़्तक़ोरHindi
  • hereHungarian
  • susurro, ape mascule, susurrar, [[parlar]] [[monotonemente]]Interlingua
  • gonzo, fuco, [[parlare]] [[monotonamente]], ronzio, brusio, zimbelloItalian
  • 無人飛行機, 雄蜂, ブンブン, 無人航空機Japanese
  • 숫벌Korean
  • nêrehingKurdish
  • trãnasLithuanian
  • transLatvian
  • rōriaMāori
  • брмчи, брчало, трут, брчи, брчење, брмчењеMacedonian
  • ആൺതേനീച്ചMalayalam
  • dar, brommen, drone, gebrom, bourdon, dreunenDutch
  • samolot bezzałogowy, brzęczeć, mówić monotonnie, brzęczenie, piszczałka burdonowa, truteń, buczeć, buczeniePolish
  • zumbir, zângão, [[falar]] [[monotonamente]], veículo aéreo não tripulado, zumbido, dronePortuguese
  • trântorRomanian
  • беспилотный летательный аппарат, БПЛА, трутень, жужжание, дронRussian
  • trut, трутSerbo-Croatian
  • trubecSlovak
  • trotSlovene
  • buçallëAlbanian
  • drönare, bordunSwedish
  • insansız uçakTurkish
  • трутень, безпілотникUkrainian

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