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Synonyms for okraˈoʊ krə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. okra(noun)

    long green edible beaked pods of the okra plant

    gumbo, okra plant, lady's-finger

  2. okra, gumbo, okra plant, lady's-finger, Abelmoschus esculentus, Hibiscus esculentus(noun)

    tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus

    gumbo, gumbo soil, okra, okra plant, lady's-finger

  3. gumbo, okra(noun)

    long mucilaginous green pods; may be simmered or sauteed but used especially in soups and stews

    gumbo, gumbo soil, okra, okra plant, lady's-finger


  1. okra(noun)

    ladies fingers, gumbo

  2. okra(noun)

    the annual plant, Hibiscus esculentus, of Ethiopian origin, grown for its edible pods.

    ladies fingers, gumbo

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. okra(n.)

    gumbo (abelmoschus esculentus)

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