Lion synonyms

lī'ən

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Something astonishing and seemingly inexplicable.
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(UK, slang) A king skin.
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The definition of leonine is someone or something that is like a lion.
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The Western Bolivian Guaraní language, ISO language code GNW.
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A female lion.
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In scientific usage, a multicellular organism that is usually mobile, whose cells are not encased in a rigid cell wall (distinguishing it from plants and fungi) and which derives energy solely from the consumption of other organisms (distinguishing it from plants).
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A domesticated subspecies, Felis silvestris catus, of feline animal, commonly kept as a house pet. [from 8th c.]
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(The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): A famous or important person.
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Any of the celestial bodies visible to the naked eye at night as fixed, usually twinkling points of light, including binary and multiple star systems.
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Fame or popular renown.
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(Rare) An extraordinary happening, thought to presage good or evil fortune
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(Idiomatic) The lion.
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(North America, slang) A woman of middle age who actively seeks the casual, often sexual, companionship of younger men, typically less than 35 years old; by implication a female “sexual predator”.
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Characteristic of or resembling felids.
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A hamlet in Saskatchewan
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A taxonomic genus within the subfamily Felinae "” the mountain lion and the jaguarundi.
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Representation or repute, as opposed to reality:
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Superiority in rank, position, character, achievement, etc.; greatness; celebrity
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A high muckamuck.
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a celebrity who is lionized (much sought after)
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A young dog; puppy
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Plural form of wildcat
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A taxonomic species within the genus Panthera — the lion.
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A leonine carnivore
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A partially specified but unnamed person.
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A person of great importance or influence, especially a dignitary who commands special treatment.
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A leonine carnivore
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The principal character in a novel, poem, or dramatic presentation.
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One that is an inspiration to others; one who has achieved success in his chosen field; a leading light.
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A person of distinction or great reputation.
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Something said or written which refers to the person, conduct, etc., of some individual, especially something of a disparaging or offensive nature; personal remarks.
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(Idiomatic) A prominent individual, especially one who is favorably regarded.
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Public estimation of someone; reputation:
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The definition of a dignitary is a person with a high rank or who holds an important position.
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Any person or thing that leads or conducts.
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(By extension) A person with a grandiose style or manner.
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The quality of being notable
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A major player in the field in question: someone who is in the big time
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A person or animal weighing much more than average
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(Idiomatic) A person with a reputation of importance or power.
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(UK) Ferris wheel
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The state or fact of knowing:
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An important, influential person
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the fifth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about July 23 to August 22
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Eight stars comprise the constellation. The three stars named Adhafera, Ras Elased Borealis, and Ras Elased Australis make up what’s referred to as "the sickle," or the lion’s head, and display the mane of the animal constellation. The star Denebola represents the lion’s tail.
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A person of importance
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A leonine carnivore
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A leonine carnivore
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(Jocose) A person of importance to a group or organization
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Expected or most probable to win.
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Find another word for lion. In this page you can discover 66 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for lion, like: wonder, lionel (young), lioness (female), king, leonine, simba, lioness, animal, cat, personage and star.