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Synonyms for leaf
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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. leafverb


  2. leafverb

    To produce leaves; put forth foliage.


Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. leaf, leafage, foliagenoun

    the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants

    foliation, folio, leafage, foliage

  2. leaf, folionoun

    a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book)

    pagination, folio, page number, leafage, foliage, paging

  3. leafverb

    hinged or detachable flat section (as of a table or door)

    folio, leafage, foliage

  4. flick, flip, thumb, riffle, leaf, riffverb

    look through a book or other written material

    "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume"

    thumb, pitch, throw, twitch, click, toss, flip over, switch, turn over, flick, riff, tack, alternate, riffle, flip, ripple, interchange, snap, flip-flop, flip out, flicker, hitch, ruffle, finger, jerk, cockle, sky, hitchhike, undulate

  5. leafverb

    turn over pages

    "leaf through a book"; "leaf a manuscript"

    riff, thumb, flick, flip, riffle

  6. leafverb

    produce leaves, of plants

    riff, thumb, flick, flip, riffle

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Dictionary of English Synonymes2.0 / 2 votes

  1. leafnoun


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  1. John Milton:

    When the waves are round me breaking,As I pace the deck alone,And my eye in vain is seekingSome green leaf to rest uponWhat would not I give to wanderWhere my old companions dwellAbsence makes the heart grow fonder,Isle of Beauty, fare thee well

  2. Anonymous:

    Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers.

  3. Henry David Thoreau:

    Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain.

  4. Craig Holt:

    Given what's going on in Central America with leaf rust and the drought in Brazil, you want to look at other options.

  5. William Keeton:

    A mild to moderate drought may actually enhance fall foliage to some degree, so long as it didn't lead to a lot of' browning' or early leaf drop, then again, drought one year may mean less robust leaf production the next.

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