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See definition of chine on Dictionary.com
  • as increst
  • as inridge
  • as inspine
  • as incut

synonyms for chine

  • ridge
  • aigrette
  • caruncle
  • cockscomb
  • comb
  • crown
  • feather
  • hogback
  • mane
  • panache
  • plume
  • tassel
  • tuft
See also synonyms for: chined / chining
  • hill
  • rim
  • backbone
  • corrugation
  • crease
  • crinkle
  • elevation
  • esker
  • fold
  • furrow
  • hogback
  • moraine
  • parapet
  • plica
  • pole
  • range
  • rib
  • ruck
  • seam
  • spine
  • upland
  • wrinkle
  • rimple
  • rivel

antonyms for chine

MOST RELEVANT
  • bottom
  • nadir
    • combine
    • unite
    • close
    • connect
    • join
    • mend
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    How to use chine in a sentence

    Verdon Winkler employs multiple techniques, notably drypoint and chine collé, to produce gauzier, almost painterly images in what might be called a rainbow of grays.
    IN THE GALLERIES: POSTERS AS A MEDIUM FOR SERIOUS BUT JUBILANT COMMUNICATIONMARK JENKINSJULY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    This night Mr. Gauden sent me a great chine of beef and half a dozen of tongues.
    DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
    This day I have a chine of beef sent home, which I bespoke to send, and did send it as a present to my uncle Wight.
    DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
    A couple of fowls, a rice-pudding, and a small chine, composed our dinner.
    TRAVELS THROUGH THE SOUTH OF FRANCE AND THE INTERIOR OF PROVINCES OF PROVENCE AND LANGUEDOC IN THE YEARS 1807 AND 1808LT-COL. PINKNEY
    Over it she wore a magnificent cloak of crpe de Chine and silver lace.
    MRS. VANDERSTEIN'S JEWELSMRS. CHARLES BRYCE
    She soon attired herself in the blue crêpe de chine over which she and Nance had labored so industriously the winter before.
    MOLLY BROWN'S SOPHOMORE DAYSNELL SPEED
    Prettiest of all my new dresses is a cardinal crpe de chine, exactly matching the wall-paper.
    MOTHERING ON PERILOUSLUCY S. FURMAN
    This is a long strip of meat lying directly under the chine, or back bone.
    WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 3WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
    A Loin of Lamb should always be divided at the chine end of the bone, and helped in chops.
    MARTINE'S HAND-BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND GUIDE TO TRUE POLITENESSARTHUR MARTINE
    Cut the outside lengthwise, separating each slice from the chine-bone, with the point of the knife.
    THE AMERICAN FRUGAL HOUSEWIFELYDIA M. CHILD
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO CHINE

    • aigrette
    • caruncle
    • chine
    • cockscomb
    • comb
    • crown
    • feather
    • hogback
    • mane
    • panache
    • plume
    • ridge
    • tassel
    • tuft
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.