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synonyms for grasses

  • flora
  • greenery
  • crops
  • flowers
  • herbage
  • herbs
  • plants
  • saplings
  • shrubs
  • trees
  • vegetables
  • verdure
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How to use grasses in a sentence

In the small openings of this cone we stick delicate flowers and grasses which we find in the meadows and fields.
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
The latter proportion occurs chiefly in the roots and tubers, but it is also abundant in all seeds and in the grasses.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
The cereals and grasses form an exception to this rule, for in them it is an abundant and important element.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
The beneficial effects of nitrate of soda appear to be almost entirely confined to the grasses and cereals.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
The crops raised in England and Scotland consist principally of wheat, oats and various kinds of grasses.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
A chill breeze swept out from the hollow, breathing of waking grasses and of dew.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
I lay down flat behind the tall weeds and grasses, and remained hidden till the buggy had passed.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
Walking beside the brook, I suddenly found the green spears of an iris plant amid the grasses.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
Clover, lucerne, ryegrass and similar grasses have been introduced to improve and vary the fodder.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
They found the English spring form of hay fever due to the pollen of grasses.
THE TREATMENT OF HAY FEVERGEORGE FREDERICK LAIDLAW
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WORDS RELATED TO GRASSES

  • crops
  • flora
  • flowers
  • grasses
  • greenery
  • herbage
  • herbs
  • plants
  • saplings
  • shrubs
  • trees
  • vegetables
  • verdure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.