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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lambnoun

    young sheep


  2. Lamb, Charles Lamb, Elianoun

    English essayist (1775-1834)


  3. lambnoun

    a person easily deceived or cheated (especially in financial matters)


  4. lamb, dearnoun

    a sweet innocent mild-mannered person (especially a child)

    honey, dearest, love, beloved, dear

  5. lambverb

    the flesh of a young domestic sheep eaten as food


  6. lambverb

    give birth to a lamb

    "the ewe lambed"

Editors Contribution

  1. fatling

    the lion and the fatling

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lambnoun

    young sheep

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lambnoun

    eanling, yeanling, lambkin, cosset

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lamb":

    cordero, agneau, lambs, sheep, mutton, ovine, sheepmeat

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How to use lamb in a sentence?

  1. Malcolm Brogdon:

    We wouldn't have won that game without (Jeremy) Lamb and Oshae.

  2. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    Since you cannot mix wolves with sheep, why would anyone dare to compare a lion with the lamb?

  3. Travis Lowe:

    I struggle to see the way that people can wave a banner of Christianity and still employ the language of violence, and even a lot of the imagery that I've seen used will reference Jesus as being a lion, a lion of the tribe of Judah, but one of the things that I recognize in the New Testament is that every time that we expect Jesus to show up as a lion, he shows up as a lamb.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    What a magnificent accomplishment to be able to stay alive as an innocent lamb in the land of guilty wolves!

  5. Haleigh Chang:

    One owner of a processing plant told us they export dog skin as lamb skin.

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