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Synonyms for tar
tɑr

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pitch, tar(noun)

    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 dog(verb)

    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. tar(verb)

    coat with tar

    "tar the roof"; "tar the roads"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tar(n.)

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    bituminous, asphalt, bitumen, char, oil

How to pronounce tar?

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How to say tar in sign language?

  1. tar

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How to use tar in a sentence?

  1. Tesoro Corp:

    They have resumed the Turnaround (TAR) work and are making plans for the safe restart of the facility.

  2. Suzanne Bissonnette:

    It really does look like somebody dripped tar on the leaf.

  3. Doug Lamborn:

    Now, I don’t even want to be associated with him (President Obama). It’s like touching a, a tar baby and you get it . . . you know you’re stuck, and you’re part of the problem now, and you can’t get away.”

  4. Mitch McConnell:

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

  5. 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.


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