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Synonyms for scarecrow
ˈskɛərˌkroʊscare·crow

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scarecrow, straw man, strawman, bird-scarer, scarernoun

    an effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds

    Synonyms:
    strawman, straw man, front man, figurehead, scarer, nominal head, front, bird-scarer

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. scarecrownoun

    Synonyms:
    guy, effigy, ragamuffin

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "scarecrow":

    spectre

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#794front
#27757spectre
#32196scarecrow
#83202strawman
#89107figurehead
#293486scarer

How to use scarecrow in a sentence?

  1. Amy Poehler:

    Really, James Comey ? You're worried that Democrats are gon na move too far to the left ? really ? I don't know if you remember, but we were just about to have a nice, boring, moderate Democrat for president until you decided to open your mouth a week before the election, you big dumb scarecrow ! Really ? And, as far as I'm concerned, Democrats can vote for a bong in the shape of Che Guevara and you got nothing to say.

  2. Michael Che:

    But the Giants are still going to stick with their current quarterback: a scarecrow on a Roomba, no Time to Die.

  3. Agustin Basave:

    He'll use Mexico as a scarecrow the whole time, and this will increase the closer the (U.S.) election gets.

  4. Christi Berry:

    He might have been assaulted. A firefighter did see him on the road, stated he thought he was a scarecrow. Made a 911 call and drove away. Which I can’t wrap my head around that.

  5. Lara Brown:

    [Clinton] is more in her head than in her heart, obviously all Americans want a candidate who is the lion, the scarecrow, the tin man - you want courage, you want heart and you want brains. It's a hard mix for any politician.


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