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Synonyms for rookrʊk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. castle, rook(noun)

    (chess) the piece that can move any number of unoccupied squares in a direction parallel to the sides of the chessboard

    Synonyms:
    castling, castle, rook, palace

  2. rook, Corvus frugilegus(verb)

    common gregarious Old World bird about the size and color of the American crow

    Synonyms:
    castle, rook

  3. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, con(verb)

    deprive of by deceit

    Synonyms:
    rook, cabbage, fiddle, hook, nobble, victimize, gip, shirk, goldbrick, swindle, con, memorise, snatch, diddle, lift, gyp, kidnap, abstract, toy, abduct, pilfer, filch, purloin, snarf, short-change, defraud, hornswoggle, play, victimise, sneak, bunco, pinch, swipe, short, memorize, learn, scam, mulct, shrink from

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rook(n.)

    Synonyms:
    castle (in chess)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

tower, tour, torre


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