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Synonyms for tumbleweed
ˈtʌm bəlˌwidtum·ble·weed

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  1. tumbleweednoun

    any plant that breaks away from its roots in autumn and is driven by the wind as a light rolling mass

    Synonyms:
    winged pigweed

  2. Russian thistle, Russian tumbleweed, Russian cactus, tumbleweed, Salsola kali tenuifolianoun

    prickly bushy Eurasian plant; a troublesome weed in central and western United States

    Synonyms:
    winged pigweed

  3. winged pigweed, tumbleweed, Cycloloma atriplicifoliumnoun

    bushy annual weed of central North America having greenish flowers and winged seeds

    Synonyms:
    winged pigweed

  4. tumbleweed, Amaranthus albus, Amaranthus graecizansnoun

    bushy plant of western United States

    Synonyms:
    winged pigweed

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  1. Ronnie Carrillo:

    The first time I saw it, I didn’t believe what I saw -- a tumbleweed snowman, but now this is our holiday icon.

  2. Ronnie Carrillo:

    He’s the third-generation welder to work on the snowman and it keeps getting better. the first time I saw it, I didn’t believe what I saw -- a tumbleweed snowman.

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