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Synonyms for tar
tɑrtar

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pitch, tarnoun

    any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue

    Synonyms:
    seafarer, pitch, lurch, delivery, gob, pitch shot, old salt, auction pitch, mariner, pitching, sea dog, slant, rake, sales talk, sales pitch, seaman

  2. mariner, seaman, tar, Jack-tar, Jack, old salt, seafarer, gob, sea dogverb

    a man who serves as a sailor

    Synonyms:
    seafarer, pitch, knave, diddlysquat, yap, jackass, maw, diddlyshit, shit, doodly-squat, old salt, hole, diddly-shit, mariner, laborer, diddley, labourer, sea dog, jak, jackstones, jackfruit, gob, manual laborer, diddly-squat, cakehole, trap, seaman, squat, diddly

  3. tarverb

    coat with tar

    "tar the roof"; "tar the roads"

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tarnoun

    Synonyms:
    sailor, seaman, mariner, seafarer, seafaring man

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "tar":

    bituminous, asphalt, bitumen, char, oil

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How to use tar in a sentence?

  1. Mitch McConnell:

    It’s not going to tar anybody, we’re going to fix the problem.

  2. Roger Lin:

    Phillips 66 cannot meet its propane recovery project objectives without switching to a lower quality feedstock, like tar sands, and without other Phillips 66 projects to assist in that overall switch, these are critical project components that the (Environmental Impact Report) should have, but failed to, disclose to the public.

  3. Brandon Boldes:

    I have a new born that's eight months old and I felt that the school is safe for the fact that the school is built out of tar.

  4. Josh Donaldson:

    Hitters have never really cared about sunscreen, rosin and pine tar. We haven’t cared about that because it’s not a performance enhancement. What these guys are doing now are performance-enhancing, to where it is an actual superglue-type of ordeal, to where it’s not about command anymore, now, it’s about who’s throwing the nastiest pitches, the more unhittable pitches.

  5. Petty Officer Michael Anderson:

    We have been in regular contact to with NOAA. The agency is analyzing the trajectory of the Manhattan beach tar and the Refugio Spill to see if there is any possible way this could have come from the Refugio Spill.

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