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synonyms for stridulate

  • falsetto
  • strident
  • stridulous
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How to use stridulate in a sentence

Many insects stridulate by rubbing together specially modified parts of their hard integuments.
THE EXPRESSION OF EMOTION IN MAN AND ANIMALSCHARLES DARWIN
The insects which employ the fourth method also stridulate during night.
THE SCRAP BOOK, VOLUME 1, NO. 6VARIOUS
Stridulate: to make a creaking noise by rubbing together two ridged or roughened surfaces.
EXPLANATION OF TERMS USED IN ENTOMOLOGYJOHN. B. SMITH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STRIDULATE

  • falsetto
  • strident
  • stridulate
  • stridulous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.