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synonyms for pear-shaped

  • elliptical
  • oblong
  • ovate
  • ovoid
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How to use pear-shaped in a sentence

They are succeeded by kidney shaped capsules of a brown color.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
There is an odd triangular-shaped hill that rises on one side very boldly and abruptly, called the Fox's Head.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Those varieties of the plant with heart-shaped leaves have paniculated flowers with unequal cups.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
It was piteous to see how in these intervals his delusions were always shaped by the bitterest experiences of his life.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
In one, which occurs not infrequently, a thickened arm is made to expand into something like a fan-shaped hand, as in Fig. 18.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
There's one called ze, on top of a hill shaped almost like a horn; she showed me a picture of it.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
If it had not been for the high, dome-shaped roof, the air would have grown heavy and impure.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
But upon his head, instead of the ordinary cone-shaped hat worn by the men of the country, was a very peculiar structure.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
Yung Pak noticed that on the upper side of each of these hill-towns was a moon-shaped wall.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
He put up his brown hands and suddenly sketched Baroudi's curiously shaped eyebrows.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PEAR-SHAPED

  • elliptical
  • oblong
  • ovate
  • ovoid
  • pear-shaped
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.