What is another word for Redtop?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈɛdtɒp] (IPA)

Redtop is a common name for a type of grass that is often found in North America. This grass is known for its red-colored seedheads and is often used for grazing by livestock. While redtop is a specific name for this type of grass, there are several other terms that can be used to refer to similar species. These synonyms include velvet grass, bentgrass, and timothy grass. Each of these synonyms describes a type of grass that has similar characteristics and can be used for similar purposes as redtop. Knowing these synonyms can be helpful when searching for the right type of grass for a particular use.

What are the hypernyms for Redtop?

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

Usage examples for Redtop

Ergot may also affect Redtop, oats, grasses, and grains.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle"
U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
Rhode Island Bent, known as Redtop, is less exacting, and where it thrives to the exclusion of timothy, or is in evidence in grass lands, the inference is fairly safe that a test would show that the soil is sour.
"Right Use of Lime in Soil Improvement"
Alva Agee
Flint went up to one of them and said, Redtop, my boy wants to make axes.
"The Cave Boy of the Age of Stone"
Margaret A. McIntyre

Word of the Day

chucker-out, bouncer.