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Synonyms for guinea
ˈgɪn iguinea

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. guineanoun

    a former British gold coin worth 21 shillings

    guinea fowl, ginzo

  2. Guinea, Republic of Guinea, French Guineanoun

    a republic in western Africa on the Atlantic; formerly a French colony; achieved independence from France in 1958

    guinea fowl, ginzo

  3. guinea fowl, guinea, Numida meleagrisnoun

    a west African bird having dark plumage mottled with white; native to Africa but raised for food in many parts of the world

    guinea fowl, ginzo

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. guineanoun

    twenty-one shillings

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "guinea":

    guinean, guinée, equatorial, guinea-, guinea-conakry, guineans

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  1. The Ebola epidemicA scientist:

    This particular vaccine, although it's still experimental, does look hopeful from past experience in Guinea and Sierra Leone, but we don't know for sure, if in fact it is safe and effective, it really will be a game-changer in terms of being able to more quickly stop future Ebola epidemics.

  2. Julie Davis:

    They have treated women essentially like guinea pigs, lied about it and done nothing to help.

  3. Equatorial Guinea government:

    Equatorial Guinea is a central African country that has developed relatively well, the government in recent years has supported expanded investment into infrastructure development, and the need for infrastructure projects is enormous.

  4. William Blake:

    To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions than a vine filled with grapes.

  5. Jeff Goodman:

    We're kind of the guinea pigs walking through it, but we will issue a marriage license on Jan. 6, the question is whether it's going to be one or going to be multiples.

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