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Synonyms for heather
ˈhɛð ərheather

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  1. Heathernoun

    from the English noun heather. Popular in the end of the 20th century.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. heather, ling, Scots heather, broom, Calluna vulgarisnoun

    common Old World heath represented by many varieties; low evergreen grown widely in the northern hemisphere

    ling, heather mixture, burbot, eelpout, ling ko, cusk, broom

  2. heather mixture, heathernoun

    interwoven yarns of mixed colors producing muted greyish shades with flecks of color

    heather mixture, broom, ling

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  1. heathernoun

    [Scottish.] heath

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. heather

    Calluna vulgaris, Erica vulgaris, heath, ling, Scotch heather

  2. heather

    Calluna vulgaris, Erica vulgaris, heath, ling, Scotch heather

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  1. Amy Jacobson:

    If Leslea hadn't written 'Heather,' I wouldn't have had that first tool to walk in with, i had something in my hand, this published book. This is what you can say to kids. It was very powerful.

  2. American Tom Watson:

    That Sunday morning of the playoff against Jack Newton I was leaving the house, and it's raining, it's cold, and here comes a little Scottish girl, comes up to the front door and said' Mr American Tom Watson, please take this for good luck,' i could barely understand her, but I finally figured it out. She gave me a little thing of tin foil, and in it was some white heather, I kept that in my bag for years for good luck, and it brought me good luck.

  3. Ben Silverstone:

    The defendant accepts that such activity should never have taken place and that it had no right to intrude into the private lives of Ms Heather Mills or Fiona Mills in this way.

  4. Heather Valentine:

    If Heather Valentine have any kind of symptom, stay home, get checked out, don't wait until Heather Valentine can't breathe to go get help.

  5. Susan Bro:

    Heather Heyer stood that day with Heather Heyer friends just simply as a supporter and ally to say black lives do matter, i feel that a lot of people will think that this trial is the end of the story. This was not the beginning of the story, nor is it the end of the story. The civil rights movement has gone on for decades, particularly here in Charlottesville, and it will continue.

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