crab

What are the hyponyms for crab?

Hyponyms for crab

rock crab swimming crab Alaska crab spider crab soft-shell crab Cancer irroratus fiddler crab Alaskan king crab blue crab stone crab soft-shelled crab Jonah crab pea crab Alaska king crab crab legs Menippe mercenaria Dungeness crab Cancer borealis king crab Paralithodes camtschatica Japanese crab hard-shell crab Cancer magister

Definitions for crab

  • noun - a stroke of the oar that either misses the water or digs too deeply; "he caught a crab and lost the race"
  • verb - complain; "What was he hollering about?"
  • verb - fish for crab
  • verb - scurry sideways like a crab
  • verb - direct (an aircraft) into a crosswind
  • noun - decapod having eyes on short stalks and a broad flattened carapace with a small abdomen folded under the thorax and pincers
  • noun - a louse that infests the pubic region of the human body
  • noun - the edible flesh of any of various crabs
  • noun - the fourth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22
  • noun - (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer
  • noun - a quarrelsome grouch
  • Pronounciation of crab

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    Synonyms for crab

    crab louse Cancer pubic louse Cancer the Crab Phthirius pubis crabby person crabmeat beef gripe squawk bitch bellyache grouse holler

    Antonyms for crab

    No antonyms found for crab.

    Holonyms for crab

    genus Phthirius Brachyura Phthirus suborder Brachyura genus Phthirus Phthirius

    Hypernyms for crab

    decapod crustacean shellfish somebody grump decapod person mortal crank rowing louse individual soul churl row sucking louse someone grouch crosspatch kvetch skitter manoeuver head kick fish scuttle manoeuvre guide plain scurry steer direct channelize sound off scamper maneuver point channelise complain quetch

    Meronyms for crab

    No meronyms found for crab.

    Sounds like crab

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