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Synonyms for mushroom
ˈmʌʃ rum, -rʊmmush·room

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. mushroomnoun

    common name for an edible agaric (contrasting with the inedible toadstool)

    mushroom-shaped cloud, mushroom cloud


  2. mushroomnoun

    mushrooms and related fleshy fungi (including toadstools, puffballs, morels, coral fungi, etc.)

    mushroom-shaped cloud, mushroom cloud


  3. mushroomnoun

    any of various fleshy fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota consisting of a cap at the end of a stem arising from an underground mycelium

    mushroom-shaped cloud, mushroom cloud


  4. mushroom, mushroom cloud, mushroom-shaped cloudnoun

    a large cloud of rubble and dust shaped like a mushroom and rising into the sky after an explosion (especially of a nuclear bomb)

    mushroom-shaped cloud, mushroom cloud


  5. mushroomverb

    fleshy body of any of numerous edible fungi

    mushroom-shaped cloud, mushroom cloud


  6. mushroomverb

    pick or gather mushrooms

    "We went mushrooming in the Fall"


  7. mushroomverb

    grow and spread fast

    "The problem mushroomed"


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. mushroomnoun

    cryptogamous plant

  2. mushroomnoun

    upstart, PARVENU

  3. mushroomadjective

    ephemeral, short-lived

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. mushroomadjective

    ephemeral, transitory

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "mushroom":

    fungus, fungi, mushrooms, fungal

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  1. John M. Ford:

    I am...a mushroom On whom the dew of heaven drops now and then.

  2. Setsuko Thurlow:

    People at a distance saw the mushroom cloud and heard a thunderous roar. But I did not see the cloud because I was in it.

  3. Aaron Cassell:

    I just saw a black mushroom cloud go up, typically you dont see a mushroom cloud in the desert.

  4. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee:

    Iran has killed hundreds of American soldiers and has the blood of thousands of Christians, Jews, and Muslims on its hands. It shouldn't take a mushroom cloud for the American people to wake-up!

  5. Scott C. Holstad:

    i run from my dreams, romantic they are not. rather full of scream scenes, empty death masks, mutilated corpses, the walking dead, society in a mushroom. i run from my dreams and wake to pain without a god and without excuse – I will myself to move knowing i’m one step closer to death.

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