Word: 
Rhymes   Lyrics and poems   Near rhymes   Synonyms / Related   Phrases   Example sentences   Descriptive words   [Definitions]   Similar sound   Same consonants  

Definitions of straw:
  • noun:   a thin paper or plastic tube used to such liquids into the mouth
  • noun:   plant fiber used e.g. for making baskets and hats or as fodder
  • noun:   a yellow tint; yellow diluted with white
  • noun:   material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
  • verb:   cover or provide with or as if with straw
    Example: "Cows were strawed to weather the snowstorm"
  • verb:   spread by scattering ("straw" is archaic)
  • adjective:   of a pale yellow color like straw; straw colored
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #9896)

Related words...
(New!) Usage examples...
Descriptive words...

Search for straw at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Tip: Use RhymeZone to brainstorm synonyms and related words!

See straw used in context: 61 poetry verses, 17 Shakespeare works, 2 Mother Goose rhymes, 8 Bible passages, 36 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2017 Datamuse