What is another word for Congreve?

26 synonyms found


[ kˈɒŋɡɹɛv], [ kˈɒŋɡɹɛv], [ k_ˈɒ_ŋ_ɡ_ɹ_ɛ_v]

What are the hypernyms for Congreve?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Congreve

"The Baskerville Congreve," said Rodney, offering it to his guest.
"Night and Day"
Virginia Woolf
"Besides this help, which was not inconsiderable," he writes, "Mr. Congreve has done me the favor to review the Aeneis, and compare my version with the original."
"Early Theories of Translation"
Flora Ross Amos
Says Congreve, in the "Way of the World":- "The gentlemen stay but to comb, madam, and will wait on you."
"England in the Days of Old"
William Andrews

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