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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reednoun

    tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites

    Synonyms:
    reed instrument, beating-reed instrument, vibrating reed

  2. Reed, John Reednoun

    United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917; founded the Communist Labor Party in America in 1919; is buried in the Kremlin in Moscow (1887-1920)

    Synonyms:
    reed instrument, beating-reed instrument, vibrating reed

  3. Reed, Walter Reednoun

    United States physician who proved that yellow fever is transmitted by mosquitoes (1851-1902)

    Synonyms:
    reed instrument, beating-reed instrument, vibrating reed

  4. reed, vibrating reednoun

    a vibrator consisting of a thin strip of stiff material that vibrates to produce a tone when air streams over it

    "the clarinetist fitted a new reed onto his mouthpiece"

    Synonyms:
    reed instrument, beating-reed instrument, vibrating reed

  5. beating-reed instrument, reed instrument, reednoun

    a musical instrument that sounds by means of a vibrating reed

    Synonyms:
    reed instrument, beating-reed instrument, vibrating reed

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "reed":

    reid, roseau, red

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How to use reed in a sentence?

  1. Aesop:

    The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Our Great Larry Kudlow, who has been working so hard on trade and the economy, has just suffered a heart attack. He is now in Walter Reed Medical Center.

  3. Snohomish County:

    Detectives believe the couple were the victims of homicidal violence based on evidence collected at the scene of the missing couple's vehicles, as well as the former residence of John Reed.

  4. Victoria Buklova:

    A pardon presupposes an admission of guilt, and our client does not admit guilt, we believe that the entire body of evidence, including a number of examinations, confirms Reed's innocence of the crime incriminated to Trevor Reed.

  5. President Biden:

    I raised the case of two wrongfully imprisoned American citizens, Paul Whelan and Trevor Reed, the families of the detained Americans came up and we discussed them. We're going to follow through with that discussion. I am not going to walk away on that.

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