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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. 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. Lindsay LaSalle:

    In those parts of the country, you have a white powder heroin that you can mix fentanyl into pretty easily, whereas on the West Coast, you have a black tar heroin, which is very difficult to mix the white powder into. So you just don't see the same distribution of fentanyl on the West Coast as in these other places.

  4. 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.

  5. Joshua Axelrod:

    TransCanada's revised application would see a massive amount of tar sands oil shipped daily through the most productive and biodiverse waters on the East Coast.


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