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Synonyms for spud
spʌdspud

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. potato, white potato, Irish potato, murphy, spud, taternoun

    an edible tuber native to South America; a staple food of Ireland

    Synonyms:
    potato, tater, murphy, stump spud, white potato, white potato vine

  2. spud, stump spudverb

    a sharp hand shovel for digging out roots and weeds

    Synonyms:
    potato, murphy, stump spud, tater, white potato

  3. spudverb

    initiate drilling operations, as for petroleum

    "The well was spudded in April"

    Synonyms:
    burgeon forth, bourgeon, pullulate, sprout, germinate, shoot

  4. shoot, spud, germinate, pullulate, bourgeon, burgeon forth, sproutverb

    produce buds, branches, or germinate

    "the potatoes sprouted"

    Synonyms:
    shoot, teem, scud, blast, sprout, hit, film, snap, take, pullulate, bourgeon, swarm, buck, shoot down, fool away, fritter, dissipate, dart, frivol away, burgeon forth, develop, stock, scoot, fritter away, charge, inject, germinate, pour, stream, fool, photograph, tear, dash, flash, pip, evolve

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "spud":

    gail

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#49275dissipate
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#66123teem
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#67452germinate
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How to use spud in a sentence?

  1. Graffito, reported by Herb Caen, San Francisco Chronicle, April 24, 1980:

    Cogito ergo spud. - I think, therefore I yam


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