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See definition of gourd on Dictionary.com
  • as inmelon
  • as inpumpkin
  • as inflask

synonyms for gourd

  • cantaloupe
  • papaya
  • watermelon
  • casaba
  • honeydew
  • musk
  • nutmeg
  • pepo
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How to use gourd in a sentence

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.
WHAT MAKES MUSIC UNIVERSAL - ISSUE 99: UNIVERSALITYKEVIN BERGERAPRIL 29, 2021NAUTILUS
I will cook, and I’m setting up a fall table with leaf and gourd decorations and a sweet pecan pie candle.
I WILL BE LONELY ON THANKSGIVING. BUT THAT WILL NOT STOP ME FROM CELEBRATING.KELLIE B. GORMLYNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
One is simply composed of a crooked stick, a small hollow gourd, and a single string of brass wire.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
See Fig. 85, a copy of a broken sepulchral slab, in which the prophets booth is reduced to a single branch of a gourd.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
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.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
Through the opening he slowly pushed the gourd, topped by the hat and having long hair hanging down the sides.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
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.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
I have still a big piece of bread in my wallet; you will fill my gourd with water; that will suffice me.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
She motioned for Patricia to remain where she was and in a few minutes brought water in a gourd, and some venison.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
Every third girl now received a large empty gourd, a grooved board, and the dry shoulder-bone of a sheep.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO GOURD

  • alembic
  • ampulla
  • bag
  • beaker
  • bottle
  • canteen
  • carafe
  • caster
  • chalice
  • crock
  • cruet
  • crystal
  • decanter
  • demijohn
  • ewer
  • fiasco
  • flacon
  • flagon
  • flasket
  • glass
  • goblet
  • gourd
  • horn
  • jar
  • jug
  • noggin
  • phial
  • retort
  • tumbler
  • urn
  • vial
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.