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See definition of scallop on Dictionary.com
  • as inshellfish
  • as indent
  • as ingroove
  • as inindent
  • as innotch
  • as inpink
  • as incrinkle
  • as incurl

synonyms for scallop

  • clam
  • conch
  • crawfish
  • crustacean
  • lobster
  • mollusk
  • mussel
  • oyster
  • prawn
  • shrimp
  • snail
  • barnacle
  • crayfish
  • piddock
  • whelk
See also synonyms for: scalloped / scalloping
  • incision
  • indentation
  • impression
  • sink
  • cut
  • cavity
  • scratch
  • pit
  • hollow
  • crater
  • nick
  • score
  • trough
  • dimple
  • dint
  • notch
  • dip
  • furrow
  • crenel
  • embrasure
  • con-cavity
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How to use scallop in a sentence

There’s this scene where the heroine steals a scallop from the hero’s plate at dinner that I still think about when writing food—it was such a simple, sexy moment amidst the hijinks and drama.
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Mint is an excellent accompaniment to seafood, as proved in this creamy base for scallops.
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You could also substitute additional fish or scallops for the shrimp, if you prefer.
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Bay scallops measure up to 4 inches across, and their shells are the classic shape of the Shell Oil gas station logo.
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Fold the front at the first pattern row, and hem it to form the scallop at the edge.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
The scallop also is a pretty radiant form, and mingles well with other symbols when it is needed.
THE STONES OF VENICE, VOLUME I (OF 3)JOHN RUSKIN
There will be enough meat left over for a second dinner, either croquettes or scallop or something else.
LIVING ON A LITTLECAROLINE FRENCH BENTON
They all loved the Scargill Street house for its openness, for the great scallop of the world it had in view.
SONS AND LOVERSDAVID HERBERT LAWRENCE
Not all of the scallop is used for food; merely the heavy muscle that holds the two shells together is edible.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 3WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
Scalloped dishes get their name from the fact that scallop shells were originally used for their preparation.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 3WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SCALLOP

  • cockle
  • coil
  • crackle
  • crease
  • crimp
  • crimple
  • curl
  • fold
  • hiss
  • pucker
  • ruck
  • rumple
  • rustle
  • scallop
  • screw
  • scrunch
  • seam
  • swish
  • twist
  • whisper
  • wind
  • wreathe
  • wrinkle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.