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See definition of pumice on Dictionary.com
  • as inbuff
  • as inscour

synonyms for pumice

  • brush
  • burnish
  • furbish
  • glaze
  • gloss
  • rub
  • sandpaper
  • scour
  • shine
  • smooth

antonyms for pumice

MOST RELEVANT
  • dull
  • dirty
  • ignore
  • overlook
  • rust
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How to use pumice in a sentence

When you pot your plant, you can add a lightweight volcanic rock like perlite or pumice for better drainage, especially for plants like succulents that prefer drier soils.
QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS TO MAKE SURE YOUR PLANTS LOVE THE SOIL THEY’RE INELLEN AIRHARTOCTOBER 7, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The top and bottom (fronts) were trimmed perfectly smooth, polished with pumice-stone, and often painted black.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
He banked left and followed the contour of the mountain, and found another group of soldiers camped near the pumice works.
THE FLAMING MOUNTAINHAROLD LELAND GOODWIN
They've probably set things up at the pumice works if there's water there.
THE FLAMING MOUNTAINHAROLD LELAND GOODWIN
Rick circled low over the pumice works while the loud-speakers blasted at the troops below.
THE FLAMING MOUNTAINHAROLD LELAND GOODWIN
Kneeling with one knee upon the ground, each took me by a leg and began rubbing the soles of my feet with a pumice stone.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOLUME 11, NO. 24, MARCH, 1873VARIOUS
The soft and creamy pumice-stone seemed nowhere to afford a single solid point of support.
THE WHITE MAN'S FOOTGRANT ALLEN
Indeed, the lava was now almost ceasing to flow, and the bombardment of pumice-stone and fiery cinders had intermitted a little.
THE WHITE MAN'S FOOTGRANT ALLEN
The reason why they can float seems to be that the clay of which they are made is like pumice-stone.
TEN BOOKS ON ARCHITECTUREVITRUVIUS
She went ahead with Tashtu over the rocks and crushed pumice.
A WORLD CALLED CRIMSONDARIUS JOHN GRANGER
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WORDS RELATED TO PUMICE

  • brush
  • burnish
  • furbish
  • glaze
  • gloss
  • pumice
  • rub
  • sandpaper
  • scour
  • shine
  • smooth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.