Synonyms for caltropˈkæl trəp; -θrəp

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms and similiar words for the term caltrop

Princeton's WordNetRate these synonyms:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. caltrop, devil's weed, Tribulus terestris(noun)

    tropical annual procumbent poisonous subshrub having fruit that splits into five spiny nutlets; serious pasture weed

    water chestnut plant, star-thistle, devil's weed, water chestnut, caltrop

  2. water chestnut, water chestnut plant, caltrop(noun)

    a plant of the genus Trapa bearing spiny four-pronged edible nutlike fruits

    water chestnut plant, star-thistle, devil's weed, water chestnut, caltrop

  3. star-thistle, caltrop, Centauria calcitrapa(noun)

    Mediterranean annual or biennial herb having pinkish to purple flowers surrounded by spine-tipped scales; naturalized in America

    water chestnut plant, star-thistle, devil's weed, caltrop, water chestnut

WiktionaryRate these synonyms:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. caltrop(noun)

    A flowering plant, Tribulus terrestris, in the family Zygophyllaceae, native to warm temperate and tropical regions of the Old World.

    gokharu, bindii, yellow vine, cathead, puncturevine, burra, goathead

  2. caltrop(noun)

    cheval trap, calthrop, galthrap, crow\u2019s foot, galtrop, galtrap, caltrap

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MDRate these synonyms:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. caltrop

    Tribulus terrestris, see there

Translations for caltrop

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • бабини зъбиBulgarian
  • KrähenfußGerman
  • encojaperros, cadillo, garbanzo del cura, cuerno de chivo, abrojo, cruz maltesa, trapacaballos encarnado, abrojo terrestre, tribuloSpanish
  • jalkapiikki, kavioansa, piikkikaunokki, okarennokkiFinnish
  • centaurée chausse-trape, chausse-trape, chardon étoilé, pied de corbeau, tribule terrestreFrench
  • tribolo, tribulo comune, piede di corvoItalian
  • 鉄菱Japanese
  • 마름쇠Korean
  • murexLatin
  • kraaienpoot, kalketrip, voetangelDutch
  • shash nátʼohNavajo, Navaho
  • colții-babeiRomanian
  • василёк колючеголовый, чеснок, проволочный ёжRussian
  • vranina nogaSerbo-Croatian

Get even more translations for caltrop »


Find a translation for the caltrop synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these caltrop synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"caltrop." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Feb. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good synonym for caltrop?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Synonyms & Antonyms

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for caltrop:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.