Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / nymph
FEEDBACK

nymph

See definition of nymph on Dictionary.com

synonyms for nymph

  • dryad
  • fairy
  • goddess
  • mermaid
  • naiad
  • nymphet
  • spirit
  • sprite
  • sylph
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING nymph

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
It's Your Prerogative: Take This Word Of The Day Quiz
START THE QUIZ

How to use nymph in a sentence

The bugs have very little Massospora in them when they’re in their nymph stage, one of the times when they’re ideal for eating, Lovett said.
A FUNGUS COULD TURN SOME CICADAS INTO SEX-CRAZED ‘SALT SHAKERS OF DEATH’MARISA IATIMAY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This recipe calls for tenerals, though you could try it with nymphs.
WANT TO TRY CICADAS? GIVE THE BROOD X INSECTS THIS SPICY POPCORN TREATMENTKARI SONDEMAY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Six to 10 weeks later, the eggs hatch into tiny nymphs, which fall to the earth and tunnel underground.
AN ANIMATED GUIDE TO THIS YEAR'S MASSIVE BROOD X CICADA EMERGENCEREBECCA KATZMANMAY 12, 2021TIME
At that point, the nymphs will surface again, climb out and promptly ascend the nearest tall object.
EXPLAINER: WHAT ARE CICADAS?SID PERKINSMAY 12, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Six to eight weeks later, the eggs will develop into nymphs, which will then fall back to earth and dig themselves underground.
TRILLIONS OF 'BROOD X' CICADAS ARE ABOUT TO EMERGE ACROSS THE U.S. TO SING, MATE AND DIE. HERE'S WHAT TO EXPECTREBECCA KATZMANAPRIL 14, 2021TIME
Very soon, the now-plump nymphs will emerge from dime-sized holes in the ground and climb nearly any vertical surface.
WHAT IS BROOD X? WHEN DO CICADAS COME OUT IN 2021? ANSWERING YOUR BUGGIEST QUESTIONS.BONNIE BERKOWITZ, ARTUR GALOCHAAPRIL 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In 2004, this year’s cicadas hatched in small tree branches as tiny, translucent nymphs about the size of a grain of rice.
WHAT IS BROOD X? WHEN DO CICADAS COME OUT IN 2021? ANSWERING YOUR BUGGIEST QUESTIONS.BONNIE BERKOWITZ, ARTUR GALOCHAAPRIL 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
At the Massachusetts site, for example, 75 percent of the larvae and 93 percent of the nymphs were removed from mice, which accounted for 79 percent of the captured host animals.
THE ANIMALS THAT TICKS BITE IN THE U.S. SOUTH CAN IMPACT LYME DISEASE SPREADAIMEE CUNNINGHAMFEBRUARY 5, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The temperature shift did not have a significant effect on the temperate ticks or the nymphs of either lineage.
DOG TICKS MAY GET MORE OF A TASTE FOR HUMAN BLOOD AS THE CLIMATE CHANGESAAYUSHI PRATAPNOVEMBER 30, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
I have consulted God and demigod; the nymph of the river, and what I far more admire and trust, my blue-eyed Minerva.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, VOLUME XXIROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO NYMPH

  • bogie
  • brownie
  • elf
  • enchanter
  • fay
  • genie
  • gnome
  • goblin
  • gremlin
  • hob
  • imp
  • leprechaun
  • mermaid
  • nisse
  • nymph
  • pixie
  • puck
  • siren
  • spirit
  • sprite
  • sylph
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.