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See definition of neb on Dictionary.com
  • as inhebetudinous
  • as inbeak
  • as inbill
  • as inend

synonyms for neb

  • apathetic
  • blah
  • comatose
  • debilitated
  • dilatory
  • dopey
  • dormant
  • draggy
  • drowsy
  • dull
  • enervated
  • having spring fever
  • heavy
  • idle
  • impassive
  • inactive
  • indifferent
  • inert
  • lackadaisical
  • laggard
  • laid-back
  • languid
  • languorous
  • listless
  • moony
See also synonyms for: nebs
  • snout
  • bill
  • mandible
  • muzzle
  • nib
  • nozzle
  • pecker
  • proboscis
  • projection
  • prow
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How to use neb in a sentence

Hoffman's mother and brother live in Lincoln, Neb., where the latter is a physician.
PRISONS AND PRAYER: OR A LABOR OF LOVEELIZABETH RYDER WHEATON
After seeing the other prisoners who are always glad to see true friends, we hastened on to Omaha, Neb.
PRISONS AND PRAYER: OR A LABOR OF LOVEELIZABETH RYDER WHEATON
But the wind steadily rose, and by the time eight bells was struck, and Neb announced dinner, the Adams was perceptibly gaining.
RALPH GRANGER'S FORTUNESWILLIAM PERRY BROWN
Just as they got him to the door his black boy Neb appeared, looking ashen with fright.
IN CONNECTION WITH THE DE WILLOUGHBY CLAIMFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
To aid my own eyes, I had called up Talcott and Neb; but neither of us could obtain the least glimpse of the launch.
AFLOAT AND ASHOREJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
As for Neb, the fellow was in a broad grin, the whole time; he considered the affair as a bit of fun.
AFLOAT AND ASHOREJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
We had some rigging cut, a few of our spars slightly injured, and two men hurt, one of whom happened to be Neb.
AFLOAT AND ASHOREJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
Neb soon reported himself ready for shore-duty, and I ordered him to follow me.
AFLOAT AND ASHOREJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
Neb was at the wheel, with orders to spring to the cables as soon as he heard them running out, and everything was in readiness.
MILES WALLINGFORDJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
There it was, however, and another look satisfied me it was my own launch, or that in which poor Neb had been carried overboard.
MILES WALLINGFORDJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO NEB

  • bill
  • mandible
  • muzzle
  • neb
  • nib
  • nozzle
  • pecker
  • proboscis
  • projection
  • prow
  • snout
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.