What is another word for limosa?

3 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ lɪmˈə͡ʊsə], [ lɪmˈə‍ʊsə], [ l_ɪ_m_ˈəʊ_s_ə]

Limosa is a Latin word which means "muddy". Synonyms for limosa include boggy, marshy, muddy, swampy, sludgy, mucky, spongy, watery, mire, quagmire, morass, swamp, fen, and marshland. These words are often used to describe wetlands, which are ecosystems that are dominated by the presence of water. Wetlands are important habitats that support a diverse range of plants and animals. They also provide numerous benefits to humans, such as water filtration, flood control, and recreational opportunities. Knowing synonyms for limosa can help us better understand and appreciate wetlands and the important role they play in our ecosystems.

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What are the hypernyms for Limosa?

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

What are the hyponyms for Limosa?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for limosa (as nouns)

What are the holonyms for Limosa?

Holonyms are words that denote a whole whose part is denoted by another word.

What are the meronyms for Limosa?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.
  • meronyms for limosa (as nouns)

Usage examples for Limosa

Which is quite after the heart of R. L. S. See also his splendid passage about the "luminosus limes amicitiae" and the "nebulae de limosa concupiscentia carnis"; going on "Utrumque in confuso aestuabat et rapiebat imbecillam aetatem per abrupta cupiditatum."
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25)"
Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang

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