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Synonyms for whale
ʰweɪl, weɪl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. giant, hulk, heavyweight, whale(noun)

    a very large person; impressive in size or qualities

    monster, heavyweight, hulk, colossus, giant star, goliath, titan, behemoth, giant

  2. whale(verb)

    any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head

    hulk, giant, heavyweight

  3. whale(verb)

    hunt for whales

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    whales, baleine, pyle, rorqual, tofu, pisces, bowhead, hout, cetacean, whaler, whaling

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How to use whale in a sentence?

  1. Dave Anderson:

    If no one can do anything the odds are good that that whale is going to die.

  2. Michael Moore:

    This will give us a new understanding of the relationship between whale body condition and health in the context of habitat quality.

  3. Tracy Chavous:

    I started out wanting to sail and then I saw there was a sailboat that took you whale watching, that was awesome. And then there was a guarantee of seeing the whales. It was traditional and we wanted to see people sailing. That's what we got.

  4. Harrison Williams:

    Out on the boat with the boys and one of my mates thought it'd be pretty funny if I surfed the whale, so I just did it.

  5. Sachiko Sakai:

    If we had more whale available, we'd eat it more, it's part of Japan's food culture.

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