What is another word for stem?

803 synonyms found


[ stˈɛm], [ stˈɛm], [ s_t_ˈɛ_m]

Synonyms for Stem:

beginning (noun) shaft (noun) begin (verb) Other synonyms:

Related words for Stem:


Rhymes for Stem:

  1. em, m, gem, am, rem, lem;
  2. fm, condemn;
  3. rpm, cardizem;

Quotes for Stem:

  1. When we talk about stem cells, we are actually talking about a complicated series of things, including adult stem cells which are largely cells devoted to replacing individual tissues like blood elements or liver or even the brain. David Baltimore.
  2. If your neighbor has a completely different view on abortion, gay marriage, stem cell research, all of those things, you still are both Americans. Neither one of you is necessarily more patriotic than the other. Neither loves their country any more than the other one does. Phil McGraw.
  3. Once the return tide starts, it will be impossible to stem it, and it will prove our undoing. Moshe Sharett.

Idioms of Stem:

  1. stem from sth;
  2. stem the tide;
  3. from stem to stern;

Adjectives for Stem:

  • moderately thick and green,
  • also white and fleshy,
  • noticeably wider and thicker,
  • usually clean and regular,
  • somewhat rigid and bare,
  • usually short and slender,
  • generally long and hollow,
  • relatively broad and short,
  • noticeably wider,
  • usually straight but several,
  • usually clean,
  • usually straight,
  • generally long,
  • relatively broad,
  • usually short,
  • moderately thick,
  • somewhat rigid,
  • also white,
  • thicker,
  • fleshy,
  • hollow,
  • slender,
  • bare,
  • regular,
  • green,
  • short,
  • several.