A fine-grained sedimentary rock consisting of compacted and hardened clay, silt, or mud. Shale forms in many distinct layers and splits easily into thin sheets or slabs. It varies in color from black or gray to brown or red.
A protective case of silk or similar fibrous material spun by the larvae of moths and certain other insects as a cover for the pupa.
A flock is defined as a group of followers of a religion or a religious leader.
The definition of a burr is the sound of the trilling of the r with the top of the tongue or a rough edge left on metal after drilling.
Any fruit, esp. a dry, hollow pod, containing seeds
The definition of a seed is a structure that contains the embryo of a plant.
(Slang) An area of interest or skill:
(Microbiology) A polysaccharide outer shell enveloping certain bacteria.
For a change, in this case, he was telling the truth. It is not the case that every unfamiliar phrase is an idiom. In case of fire, break glass. [sign on fire extinguisher holder in public space]
The persistent calyx of a fruit, such as a strawberry, that is usually green and easily detached.
The dry outer covering of various fruits or seeds, as of an ear of corn
Any of an order (Fabales) of dicotyledonous herbs, shrubs, and trees, including the peas, beans, mimosas, and the Kentucky coffee tree, with usually compound leaves, flowers having a single carpel, and fruit that is a dry pod splitting along two sutures: many legumes are nitrogen-fixing and often are used as green manure and for forage
The definition of a pouch is a small bag used for carrying things.
A pouch or pouchlike structure in an organism, sometimes filled with fluid.
A cartridge for small arms or small artillery, consisting of a metal, paper, or plastic case holding the primer, powder charge, and shot or bullet
The shell of an oyster or clam
(Bot.) A short, broad silique
a detachable container of fuel on an airplane
Any of various gadoid fishes of northern seas, important as a source of cod-liver oil and food, esp. any of a genus (Gadus) with firm flesh and soft fins, found off the coast of Newfoundland and Norway
Find another word for pod. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pod, like: shale, bean pod, pea-pod, cocoon, flock, sheath, cage, burr, seed-vessel, seed and bag.