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Synonyms for crabkræb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crab(noun)

    decapod having eyes on short stalks and a broad flattened carapace with a small abdomen folded under the thorax and pincers

    Synonyms:
    pubic louse, crabby person, crabmeat, crab louse

  2. crab, crabby person(noun)

    a quarrelsome grouch

    Synonyms:
    pubic louse, crab, crabby person, crabmeat, crab louse

  3. Cancer, Crab(noun)

    (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer

    Synonyms:
    crab louse, malignant neoplastic disease, crabby person, crabmeat, genus Cancer, pubic louse

  4. Cancer, Cancer the Crab, Crab(noun)

    the fourth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22

    Synonyms:
    crab louse, malignant neoplastic disease, crabby person, crabmeat, genus Cancer, pubic louse

  5. crab, crabmeat(noun)

    the edible flesh of any of various crabs

    Synonyms:
    pubic louse, crab, crabby person, crabmeat, crab louse

  6. crab louse, pubic louse, crab, Phthirius pubis(noun)

    a louse that infests the pubic region of the human body

    Synonyms:
    pubic louse, crabmeat, crab, crabby person, crab louse

  7. crab(verb)

    a stroke of the oar that either misses the water or digs too deeply

    Synonyms:
    pubic louse, crabby person, crabmeat, crab louse

  8. crab(verb)

    direct (an aircraft) into a crosswind

    Synonyms:
    grouse, bellyache, bitch, gripe, beef, holler, squawk

  9. crab(verb)

    scurry sideways like a crab

    Synonyms:
    grouse, bellyache, bitch, gripe, beef, holler, squawk

  10. crab(verb)

    fish for crab

    Synonyms:
    grouse, bellyache, bitch, gripe, beef, holler, squawk

  11. gripe, bitch, grouse, crab, beef, squawk, bellyache, holler(verb)

    complain

    Synonyms:
    bitch, screak, shout, grouse, holler out, backbite, hollo, skreigh, skreak, shout out, squawk, gripe, bellyache, crab, holler, yell, call, beef, scream, cry, squall, screech

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List of paraphrases:

prawn, crabe, crabs


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