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Synonyms for lemon
ˈlɛm ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lemon(noun)

    yellow oval fruit with juicy acidic flesh

    Synonyms:
    lemon tree, maize, gamboge, lemon yellow, stinker

  2. gamboge, lemon, lemon yellow, maize(noun)

    a strong yellow color

    Synonyms:
    gamboge, maize, stinker, lemon yellow, corn, lemon tree

  3. lemon, lemon tree, Citrus limon(noun)

    a small evergreen tree that originated in Asia but is widely cultivated for its fruit

    Synonyms:
    lemon tree, maize, gamboge, lemon yellow, stinker

  4. lemon(noun)

    a distinctive tart flavor characteristic of lemons

    Synonyms:
    lemon tree, maize, gamboge, lemon yellow, stinker

  5. lemon, stinker(noun)

    an artifact (especially an automobile) that is defective or unsatisfactory

    Synonyms:
    gamboge, puke, rotter, dirty dog, git, stinker, lemon tree, lemon yellow, skunk, scum bag, maize, bum, lowlife, rat, so-and-so, stinkpot, crumb

Wiktionary

  1. lemon(noun)

    Synonyms:
    bomb

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lemon(n)

    Associated words:
    citric, citrine, citrination, citrus

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lemon":

    citron, zipperhead, lime, limón, squash, citrus, citric

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "LEMON":

    Lemon, Nick Hollywood

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. lemon

    Synonyms:
    Citrus limon

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How to use lemon in a sentence?

  1. Tarek Elgawhary:

    What ISIS represents, what they stand for, has nothing to do with a religion whatsoever. They have no understanding of Islam, this parallel religion that they have created is no more Islam than a pool with one lemon squeezed into it is lemonade.

  2. Sipho P Nkosi:

    Being in love is sweet as honey, but the taste fades as soon we start squeezing some drops of lemon in it, which are lies, disrespect and cheating.

  3. Alice May Brock:

    Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian; lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good.

  4. Vincent Van Gogh:

    At present I absolutely want to paint a starry sky. It often seems to me that night is still more richly coloured than the day; having hues of the most intense violets, blues and greens. If only you pay attention to it you will see that certain stars are lemon-yellow, others pink or a green, blue and forget-me-not brilliance. And without my expatiating on this theme it is obvious that putting little white dots on the blue-black is not enough to paint a starry sky.”

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Successful people are those who pick up the lemons that life throws at them, and turn them into lemonade, lemon marmalade and even crema di limoncello. You have got to be really smart and savvy to build a solid foundation with the bricks that people throw at you. Success comes to only those who are smart to transform every threat into a new opportunity, and overcome the adversity with courage and determination. History teaches us that those who work hard and smart, always triumph in the end. Make a great day, my friend!

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