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synonyms for hispid

  • aristate
  • barbellate
  • chaetophorous
  • echinate
  • setaceous
  • setal
  • setarious
  • setiferous
  • setose
  • spiny
See also synonyms for: hispidity

antonyms for hispid

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  • clean-shaven
  • smooth
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How to use hispid in a sentence

Leaves mostly entire and plants often rough-hispid; inflorescence commonly scorpioid.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Calyx and peduncle more or less hispid with glanded hairs, somewhat viscose.
PARSONS ON THE ROSESAMUEL BROWNE PARSONS
Becoming plane, vermillion-red, externally paler, hispid towards the margin with straight black hairs.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
Nicotiana urens, or stinging tobacco: leaves cordate, crenate; racemes recurved; stem hispid, stinging.
NICOTIANAHENRY JAMES MELLER
The leaf-sheaths are loose, hispid with tubercle-based hairs, or glabrous, with mouth contracted.
A HANDBOOK OF SOME SOUTH INDIAN GRASSESRAI BAHADUR K. RANGA ACHARIYAR
The variety F. heterophylla has narrower and longer "seeds," and a hispid rachilla.
GRASSESH. MARSHALL WARD
They are all hispid plants, very disagreeable to handle, and are generally of rank growth.
THE WILD FLOWERS OF CALIFORNIA: THEIR NAMES, HAUNTS, AND HABITSMARY ELIZABETH PARSONS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HISPID

  • aristate
  • barbellate
  • chaetophorous
  • echinate
  • hispid
  • setaceous
  • setal
  • setarious
  • setiferous
  • setose
  • spiny
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.