Strand Synonyms and Antonyms

strănd

Category:

Part of speech:

Synonyms for Strand

The definition of thread is a fine line, streak or string.
5
1
The edge of the land where it meets an ocean, sea, gulf, bay, or large lake. [from 14th c.]
4
2
To touch or reach the ground.
4
2
The area of accumulated sand, stone, or gravel deposited along a shore by the action of waves and tides. Beaches usually slope gently toward the body of water they border and have a concave shape. They extend landward from the low water line to the point where there is a distinct change in material (as in a line of vegetation) or in land features (as in a cliff).
4
3
A set of objects threaded together or attached on a string:
1
1
Land at or near the edge of a body of water, esp. along an ocean, large lake, etc.
0
0
To put (a person) ashore in some desolate place, as a desert island, and abandon that person there, as pirates or mutineers sometimes did
0
0
Advertisement
The coastal land bordering a sea or ocean
3
4
A mass noun for a quantity of clouds.
0
1
A dry, often sandy region of little rainfall, extreme temperatures, and sparse vegetation.
0
1
(Botany) One of the elongated, thick-walled cells that give strength and support to plant tissue.
0
1
An act of departing; a farewell:
0
1
The definition of a ply is a layer of fabric, wood or a strand of fiber.
0
1
(By extension) A knot or festoon, as of flowers.
0
1
Advertisement
Something that is dilapidated or worn out:
0
1
A quantity of yarn, thread, or the like, put up together, after it is taken from the reel. A skein of cotton yarn is formed by eighty turns of the thread round a fifty-four inch reel.
0
1
A group of atoms, often of the same element, bound together in a line, branched line, or ring to form a molecule. &diamf3; In a straight chain , each of the constituent atoms is attached to other single atoms, not to groups of atoms. &diamf3; In a branched chain , side groups are attached to the chain. &diamf3; In a closed chain , the atoms are arranged in the shape of a ring.
0
1
(Biology) Any fine, filamentous structure in animals or plants
0
1
(Physics, astronomy) A massive, thread-like structure, such as those gaseous ones which extend outward from the surface of the sun, or such as those (much larger) ones which form the boundaries between large voids in the universe.
0
1
To cause a vessel to run aground.
0
1

Antonyms for Strand

A large or dense piece of something.
0
1

Words Related to Strand

(Video games) an option allowing a player to resume a saved game.
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
1
Find another word for strand. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for strand, like: thread, coast, ground, beach, continue, string, facet, shore, maroon, strands and seacoast.