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Synonyms for rod
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Wiktionary

  1. rodnoun

    Synonyms:
    skyfish

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rodnoun

    a long thin implement made of metal or wood

    Synonyms:
    perch, retinal rod, rod cell, gat, pole

  2. rodnoun

    any rod-shaped bacterium

    Synonyms:
    perch, retinal rod, rod cell, gat, pole

  3. perch, rod, polenoun

    a linear measure of 16.5 feet

    Synonyms:
    retinal rod, perch, celestial pole, rod cell, gat, magnetic pole, terminal, pole

  4. perch, rod, polenoun

    a square rod of land

    Synonyms:
    retinal rod, perch, celestial pole, rod cell, gat, magnetic pole, terminal, pole

  5. rod, rod cell, retinal rodnoun

    a visual receptor cell that is sensitive to dim light

    Synonyms:
    perch, retinal rod, rod cell, gat, pole

  6. gat, rodnoun

    a gangster's pistol

    Synonyms:
    perch, retinal rod, rod cell, gat, pole

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rodnoun

    Synonyms:
    twig, shoot

  2. rodnoun

    Synonyms:
    wand, slender stick

  3. rodnoun

    Synonyms:
    switch, scourge, birch

  4. rodnoun

    Synonyms:
    pole, perch

  5. rodnoun

    Synonyms:
    CUE

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rodnoun

    Synonyms:
    wand, cane, stick, pole, perch, 16-1/2 feet

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rod":

    roed, dipstick, cane, bar, pushrod, rudd, stem, wand, ruud, stems, stalk, stick, crd, tie-rod, splint, shoot

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#6483pole
#12583cane
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#23255perch
#27286stalk
#31339gat
#31413rudd
#45196splint
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#77040dipstick
#125920pushrod
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How to use rod in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    Id much rather have you ask Rod Rosenstein that question, it sounds a little bit far-fetched, frankly, but a lot of things in this case are far-fetched.

  2. Paul Kamenar:

    I'm actually on my way to the courthouse to file the motion to quash the subpoena on the grounds that special counsel Mueller's appointment by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is unconstitutional.

  3. Thomas Tusser:

    For the first fourteen years for a rod they do whine, For the next as a pearl in the world they do shine, For the next trim beauty beginneth to swerve, For the next matrons or drudges they serve, For the next doth crave a staff for a stay, For the next a bier to fetch them away.

  4. Rod Wheeler:

    Cydney Ireland said. The sprawling, 58,000-student main campus in downtown Columbus is one of the nation's largest. Fox News contributor Rod Wheeler, a former Washington DC homicide detective and an Ohio State University alum, said the school's police department is highly trained. People don’t need to panic.

  5. Author Unknown:

    Religion is a man using a divining rod. Philosophy is a man using a pick and shovel.

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Translations for rod

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  • аҵәгәырAbkhaz
  • въдица, пръчка, прътBulgarian
  • vergaCatalan, Valencian
  • мӏараChechen
  • tyč, prut, tyčinkaCzech
  • stang, ris, spanskrør, stav, stavbakterieDanish
  • Stäbchen, StangeGerman
  • atiEwe
  • ραβδίο, ράβδος, καλάμι, ραβδίGreek
  • kaco, vergoEsperanto
  • rodillo, verga, barra, bastón, varaSpanish
  • hagaBasque
  • vapa, sauvabakteeri, vitsa, sauvasolu, tanko, sekoitussauva, mittakeppiFinnish
  • bite, verge, queue, vit, tige, pine, zob, pafFrench
  • canaGalician
  • מקל דיג, תא קנה, קנה, מַקֵּל, מוֹט, קנה מידה, מוט מדידהHebrew
  • rudiHungarian
  • ձողArmenian
  • stöngIcelandic
  • pertica, palo, canna, barra, verga, bastone, bacchetta, bastoncello, biella, stecca, canna da pescaItalian
  • 棒, 桿菌, 鞭, 杆菌, 桿体, 竿, 杆体Japanese
  • კვერთხი, ანკესიGeorgian
  • virga, baculum, tāleaLatin
  • stienis, nūja, rīkste, makšķerkātsLatvian
  • matira, manana, pihi, tautara, tariMāori
  • стап, прачка, стапче, шипка, осови́на, прат, трскаMacedonian
  • roe, meetstok, roede, el, visgarde, hengelroedeDutch
  • wędka, pręcik, pręt, drążek, pałeczka, kijPolish
  • piça, taco, barra, benga, vara, rola, bastão, bacilo, vergaPortuguese
  • nuia, vargă, undiță, băț, vergeaRomanian
  • прут, па́лочка, у́дочка, шта́нга, ро́зга, сте́ржень, уди́лище, па́лка, штокRussian
  • udica, šipka, pecaljka, motka, šiba, rozga, štap, batina, palica, prutSerbo-Croatian
  • spö, måttstock, metspö, stav, stång, stake, risSwedish
  • คันThai
  • asaTurkish
  • gậyVietnamese

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