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synonyms for carrot

  • encouragement
  • enticement
  • impetus
  • motivation
  • reason
  • stimulus
  • allurement
  • bait
  • catalyst
  • come-on
  • consideration
  • determinant
  • drive
  • excuse
  • exhortation
  • goad
  • ground
  • impulse
  • incitement
  • influence
  • insistence
  • inspiration
  • instigation
  • motive
  • persuasion
  • provocation
  • purpose
  • rationale
  • spring
  • spur
  • stimulant
  • stimulation
  • temptation
  • urge
  • whip
  • reason why
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antonyms for carrot

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  • discouragement
  • hindrance
  • deterrent
  • dislike
  • prevention
  • block
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      How to use carrot in a sentence

      Filling ingredients can vary as long as they are sturdy enough to withstand boiling or frying, so a vegetarian option could include a napa cabbage mixture with carrots and shiitake mushrooms, or even chopped clear vermicelli noodles.
      HOMEMADE DUMPLINGS BRING ME CLOSER TO FAMILY THIS LUNAR NEW YEAR, EVEN FROM FAR AWAYMARIAN LIUFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      For instance, Sebastian, or “Seb” for short, is a fan of belly rubs and carrot sticks.
      THE LATEST THING ON ZOOM MEETINGS: A LIVE GOATSYDNEY PAGEFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      Yet China has won influence not by wielding sticks but by deftly distributing carrots.
      THE U.S. AND CHINA ARE BATTLING FOR INFLUENCE IN LATIN AMERICA, AND THE PANDEMIC HAS RAISED THE STAKESCHARLIE CAMPELL/BEIJINGFEBRUARY 4, 2021TIME
      A great way to begin homemade soup is with mirepoix — a mixture of chopped onion, celery and carrots usually, although other root veggies can go in as well.
      HINTS FROM HELOISE: BEFORE BUYING A DIAMOND, LEARN ABOUT THE FOUR C’SHELOISE HELOISEFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      The promise of comprehensive federal privacy law has been dangled like a carrot before consumer watchdogs and privacy advocates for at least a decade.
      CHEAT SHEET: WHAT TO EXPECT IN STATE AND FEDERAL PRIVACY REGULATION IN 2021KATE KAYEFEBRUARY 1, 2021DIGIDAY
      Add the onion, carrots, and 2 teaspoons of salt and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened, about five minutes.
      7 WELLNESS STRATEGIES TO BUILD RESILIENCEBRAD STULBERGJANUARY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
      Let’s assume today’s and future investors would want at least a 10% annual return as the carrot for taking a rocky ride in Tesla.
      TESLA IS THE PROXY FOR A STOCK MARKET GONE MADSHAWN TULLYJANUARY 21, 2021FORTUNE
      Until recently, most of my cooking experience with lentils involved the large green ones cooked in a pot with diced onion and chunks of carrot.
      A CRISPY FETA AND PANKO TOPPING GIVES THIS LENTIL GRATIN ITS ZINGANN MALONEYJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      He’s using a kind of carrot instead of stick approach, offering districts hundreds of dollars per student if they can get back open.
      POLITICS REPORT: THE FRAGILE CITYSCOTT LEWISJANUARY 16, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
      They piled carrots and fruit in the center of a wooden pen and waited for a hungry hippo to stroll through.
      INVASION OF THE HIPPOS: COLOMBIA IS RUNNING OUT OF TIME TO TACKLE PABLO ESCOBAR’S WILDEST LEGACYSARAH KAPLANJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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      WORDS RELATED TO CARROT

      • allotment
      • allowance
      • appropriation
      • bonus
      • carrot
      • check
      • coupon
      • cut
      • dispensation
      • divvy
      • extra
      • gain
      • gravy
      • guerdon
      • interest
      • lagniappe
      • meed
      • pay
      • portion
      • premium
      • prize
      • proceeds
      • remittance
      • returns
      • reward
      • surplus
      • taste
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