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noun as in melon

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noun as in pumpkin

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Holding the first pumpkin by its stem, slowly and steadily submerge the entire gourd into the tub.

In a recent interview, Sona Jobarteh, a musician and composer from Gamba in West Africa, a virtuoso on the Kora, a multi-stringed lute with a gourd body, explained her music did not mean the same to all listeners.

Preachers and Hackmen Thrive Through Novel Industry which Sprang into Existence as Rapidly as Jonah’s Gourd When Delaware Adopted Laws Correcting Evils of Its Lax License System.

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I will cook, and I’m setting up a fall table with leaf and gourd decorations and a sweet pecan pie candle.

Teammates would get calls from Ellis out of his gourd at 3:30 a.m. on nights before games.

Instead, Violet is kidnapped and solid to a rival courtesan house, where she is trained by an older courtesan named Magic Gourd.

The woman who was the spokesperson held out a calabash, a hollowed out gourd traditionally used to hold the cutters' instruments.

One is simply composed of a crooked stick, a small hollow gourd, and a single string of brass wire.

See Fig. 85, a copy of a broken sepulchral slab, in which the prophets booth is reduced to a single branch of a gourd.

With that he took a big gourd from the corner and painted a face on it with a piece of charcoal found in the fireplace.

Through the opening he slowly pushed the gourd, topped by the hat and having long hair hanging down the sides.

I have a clear picture of the warrior holding the 247 end of the cord calling for some one to bring a gourd of water.


On this page you'll find 47 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gourd, such as: beaker, canteen, carafe, chalice, decanter, and jug.

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