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See definition of horned on Dictionary.com
  • as ingnawing
  • as inknifelike
  • as inlancinating
  • as insharp
  • as instabbing

synonyms for horned

  • acuminate
  • barbed
  • edged
  • fine
  • honed
  • jagged
  • keen
  • peaked
  • piercing
  • pointed
  • aciculate
  • acuate
  • acuminous
  • acute
  • apical
  • briery
  • cuspate
  • cuspidate
  • ground fine
  • keen-edged
  • knife-edged
  • knifelike
  • lancinating
  • needle-pointed
  • needlelike
  • poin

antonyms for horned

MOST RELEVANT
  • blunt
  • dull
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      How to use horned in a sentence

      From tiny northern saw-whets to the majestic great horned, owls are some of the most iconic birds you can hope to see in the wild.
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      Cruella, with its shoe-horned attempts at referencing 101 Dalmatians, proves just how thrilling but also limiting the exercise can be.
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      Their likenesses were substituted in for the faces of the rioters, including one who wore a horned hat, another who stole House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s lectern, and one more wearing a shirt with the symbol for the extremist ideology QAnon.
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      Some, like the horned “QAnon Shaman” Jacob Chansley, have cast themselves as both victims and perpetrators.
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      In still others, males and females have different patterns for sociality, as in big-horned sheep, which have sex-segregated herds.
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      Fifteen of these horned monsters maintain an incessant mooing and bellowing.
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      We heard boars snorting, and running away, and strange-looking horned creatures leaping and bounding off in all directions.
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      They are descendants of the old long-horned stock, and have a mighty notion of the importance of church-going.
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      Looking in the direction she pointed, he saw about fifty yards away an enormous horned snake wound round a branch of sassafras.
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      The baron made a sign, and thirty peasants ran to the cottage of Finette, who very obligingly lent them her golden-horned cow.
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      WORDS RELATED TO HORNED

      • aciculate
      • acuate
      • acuminate
      • acuminous
      • acute
      • apical
      • barbed
      • briery
      • cuspate
      • cuspidate
      • edged
      • fine
      • ground fine
      • honed
      • horned
      • jagged
      • keen
      • keen-edged
      • knife-edged
      • knifelike
      • lancinating
      • needle-pointed
      • needlelike
      • peaked
      • piercing
      • poin
      • pointed
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