What is another word for pondweed?

Pronunciation: [pˈɒndwiːd] (IPA)

Pondweed is a type of aquatic plant that grows in ponds, lakes, and slow-moving bodies of water. It can be a valuable addition to any water garden as it provides shelter and food for fish and other aquatic animals. However, if left unchecked, pondweed can quickly take over a body of water and become a nuisance. There are several synonyms for pondweed, including watershield, water smartweed, hydrilla, and duckweed. Each of these names describes different species of aquatic plants that share some common characteristics with pondweed, such as their ability to grow in water and provide valuable habitat for aquatic animals. Understanding the different types of pondweed and their synonyms can help gardeners and water enthusiasts create a healthy and balanced aquatic environment.

Synonyms for Pondweed:

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  • Independent

    • Proper noun, singular

What are the hypernyms for Pondweed?

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

What are the hyponyms for Pondweed?

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

    • plant
      water plant, Hydrophytic Plant, aquatic plant, hydrophyte.

What are the holonyms for Pondweed?

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

Usage examples for Pondweed

I am tired and want a nap in the pondweed.
"Among the Pond People"
Clara Dillingham Pierson
As she spoke she took a great mouthful of pondweed and swallowed it.
"Among the Pond People"
Clara Dillingham Pierson
"Nobody," said she, swallowing some more pondweed of one kind and then beginning on another.
"Among the Pond People"
Clara Dillingham Pierson

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