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tree

noun

1 tree

A tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms.

Roget 166: paternity; parentage; consanguinity etc. 11.    parent; father, sire, dad, papa, paterfamilias, abba; genitor, progenitor, ... show more

Roget 367: vegetable, vegetable kingdom; flora, verdure.    plant; tree, shrub, bush; creeper; herb, herbage; grass.    annual; ... show more

Roget 975: scourge, rod, cane, stick; ratan, rattan; birch, birch rod; azote, blacksnake, bullwhack [U.S.], chicote, kurbash, quirt, ... show more

Dutch: boom
Polish: drzewo



2 tree

A figure that branches from a single root:
— Genealogical tree.

synonym: tree diagram.

3 Tree

English actor and theatrical producer noted for his lavish productions of Shakespeare (1853-1917).

synonym: Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree.

verb

1 tree

Force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape.

synonym: corner.

2 tree

Plant with trees.

3 tree

Chase an animal up a tree.

4 tree

Stretch (a shoe) on a shoetree.

synonym: shoetree.


Moby thesaurus: Stammbaum, acacia, ailanthus, alder, alligator pear, allspice, almond, apple, apricot, ash, aspen, avocado, ax, balsa, balsam, banyan, bare pole, basswood, bay, bayberry ... show more.

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