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synonyms for lichen

  • bog
  • morass
  • swamp
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How to use lichen in a sentence

Today, mosquitoes, trees, mosses, lichens and snow dominate this Siberian landscape.
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Old Man’s Beard lichens fluttered in the breeze as I crept up and around the most densely-packed timberland I had ever seen.
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After a strenuous two-day hike through crimson dwarf birch, spongy lichens, and anxiety-inducing tussocks, we pitched our tents at the base of the most spectacular mountains I have ever seen.
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I paddled into the waves, heading straight towards a cluster of small islands, their rocky outcroppings freckled with pale lichens and mosses.
REVEL IN SOLITUDE AT ALASKA’S LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARKEMILY PENNINGTONJUNE 16, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
That grey old house, with high lichen-stained roof and narrow windows—where but in sunny France could one see its like?
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
To these they often add tufts of wool, and lichen, and the whole is fastened together by a kind of clay.
THE ANIMAL STORY BOOKVARIOUS
As far as I could see there were no grass, no weeds, no flowers; the earth was covered with a kind of lichen, uniformly blue.
THE COLLECTED WORKS OF AMBROSE BIERCEAMBROSE BIERCE
The thin tendrils of a lichen, here and there twining on a damp mass of stone, are the only traces of life.
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A boy pushed the bracken and ferny grey and green wattle sprays from before a lichen-grown wooden cross.
THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
In the season of fruit, blushing peaches and plums, yellow and transparent as honey, hung from its ancient lichen-covered walls.
THE LATE MISS HOLLINGFORDROSA MULHOLLAND
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LICHEN

  • bog
  • lichen
  • morass
  • swamp
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.