What is another word for digitate?

12 synonyms found


[ dˈɪd͡ʒɪtˌe͡ɪt], [ dˈɪd‍ʒɪtˌe‍ɪt], [ d_ˈɪ_dʒ_ɪ_t_ˌeɪ_t]

Digitate is a term used to describe something that has fingers or finger-like projections. Some synonyms for digitate include fingered, digitated, digitiform, and digit-like. These words can be used to describe a variety of things, from plants with leaflets that resemble fingers, to animals with digit-like appendages such as bats with their wings or monkeys with their hands and feet. Other synonyms for digitate include branched, forked, and divided, as these terms all suggest the presence of multiple projections or branches. Digitate is a useful term for describing natural objects with finger-like projections and there are numerous synonyms available to communicate this concept.

Synonyms for Digitate:

How to use "Digitate" in context?

The verb "digitate" means to move the fingers of one hand in a lively way, as if conducting an orchestra. The verb may refer to the act of typing or writing, or to the fingers themselves.

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