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

Definitions of vein:
  • noun:   one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect
  • noun:   a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; all veins except the pulmonary carry unaerated blood
  • noun:   a distinctive style or manner
    Example: "He continued in this vein for several minutes"
  • noun:   a layer of ore between layers of rock
  • noun:   any of the vascular bundles or ribs that form the branching framework of conducting and supporting tissues in a leaf or other plant organ
  • verb:   make a veinlike pattern
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #76599)

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

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

Tip: Use RhymeZone to brainstorm synonyms and related words!

See vein used in context: 100 poetry verses, 14 Shakespeare works, 1 Bible passage, 252 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2017 Datamuse