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Meaning of "cress" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CRESS

Old English cressa; related to Old High German cresso cress, kresan to crawl.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CRESS

cress  [krɛs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cress is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRESS


address
əˈdrɛs
caress
kəˈrɛs
compress
kəmˈprɛs
congress
ˈkɒŋɡrɛs
distress
dɪˈstrɛs
dress
drɛs
express
ɪkˈsprɛs
Flores
ˈflɔːrɛs
impress
ɪmˈprɛs
interesse
ˈɪntərɛs
letterpress
ˈlɛtəˌprɛs
Menderes
ˌmɛndɛˈrɛs
Peres
ˈpɛrɛs
press
prɛs
progress
ˈprəʊɡrɛs
stress
strɛs
sundress
ˈsʌnˌdrɛs
suppress
səˈprɛs
undress
ʌnˈdrɛs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRESS

crescent
crescent moon
crescent roll
crescent-shaped
crescentade
crescentic
crescive
crescively
crescograph
cresol
Cressent
cresset
Cressid
Cressida
Cressy
crest
cresta run
crestal
crested
crested dog´s-tail

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRESS

A-line dress
act of congress
actress
at the press
cocktail dress
contact address
cypress
empress
fortress
home address
in progress
IP address
mattress
Member of Congress
mistress
the press
to press
waitress
wedding dress
work-in-progress

Synonyms and antonyms of cress in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cress» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRESS

Find out the translation of cress to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cress from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cress» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

水芹
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

berro
570 millions of speakers

English

cress
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

क्रेस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نَبات رَشَاد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кресс-салат
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

agrião
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শাক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cresson
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Cress
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kresse
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

コショウソウ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

다닥냉이
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cress
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

rau cải xoong
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கிரெஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्रेस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tere
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

crescione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rzeżucha
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

крес-салат
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

creson
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κάρδαμο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

waterkers
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

krasse
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

karse
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cress

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRESS»

The term «cress» is quite widely used and occupies the 43.911 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRESS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cress

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRESS»

Discover the use of cress in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cress and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Cress
Working to overthrow Queen Levana, a fugitive Cinder and her companions search for Rapunzel-like hacker Cress, who has been trapped on a satellite since childhood and who has received orders from Levana to foil Cinder's efforts.
Marissa Meyer, 2014
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Cinder: Book One of the Lunar Chronicles
As plague ravages the overcrowded Earth, observed by a ruthless lunar people, Cinder, a gifted mechanic and cyborg, becomes involved with handsome Prince Kai and must uncover secrets about her past in order to protect the world in this ...
Marissa Meyer, 2013
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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
This new edition includes a select bibliography, a note on the text, a translator's note, and Rousseau's own Notes on the Discourse.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Donald A. Cress, 1992
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Discourse on Method (Third Edition):
The translation featured in the Third Edition has been thoroughly revised from the 1979 First Edition and includes pages references to the critical edition for ease of comparison.
René Descartes, Donald A. Cress, 1998
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Learning Through Serving: A Student Guidebook for ...
This edition presents four new chapters on Mentoring, Leadership, Becoming a Change Agent, and Short-Term Immersive and Global Service-Learning experiences.
Cress, Christine M., Collier, Peter J., Reitenauer, Vicki L., 2013
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Cress Delahanty
Humorous chronicle of a feisty teenager in Steinbeckesque California changes her personality and becomes an individual.
Jessamyn West, 2006
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On the Social Contract
A milestone of political science, these essays are essential reading for students of history, philosophy, and other social sciences. G. D. H. Cole translation.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Donald A. Cress, 1988
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The Basic Political Writings (Second Edition):
New footnotes, headnotes, and a chronology by David Wootton provide expert guidance to first-time readers of the texts.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Donald A. Cress, David Wootton, 2012
9
Handbook of Geriatric Care Management
A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference!
Cathy Cress, 2011
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Scarlet
Halfway around the world, Scarlet Benoit's grandmother is missing. It turns out there are many things Scarlet doesn't know about her grandmother or the grave danger she has lived in her whole life.
Marissa Meyer, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cress is used in the context of the following news items.
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Watercress salad is wonderful accompaniment to beef
The watercress is unlike anything I've ever tasted, so fresh and clean with a stiff hit of pepper, which is a trait in all types of cress. I paired it with ... «Wilkes Barre Times-Leader, Jul 15»
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Look to perennials to cover a lot of ground
Dwarf Pinks. • Dwarf Stonecrop. • Lamium. • Fleeceflower. • Lily-of-the-valley. • Moss. • Potentilla. • Rock cress. • Rock Rose. • Snow-in-Summer. «Toronto Sun, Jul 15»
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Local entries win in Crawford rodeo
... S.D., 83 points, $1,109.20; 2, Travis Schroth, Buffalo Gap, S.D., 81, $831.90; 3, Lyle Welling, Crawford, 79, $554.60; 4, Blaze Cress, Hillsdale, ... «Scottsbluff Star Herald, Jul 15»
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Loomis, Ruth
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 10, 2015, at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 3610 Speedway Road, Madison, with Pastor P. «Madison.com, Jul 15»
5
Market Fresh: July is in full force and with it are the fresh veggies
Among the nearly 25 vendors this week is Rempel Family Farm with baby carrots, arugula, cress, collards, spinach, broccoli, beets, zucchini ... «Alaska Dispatch News, Jul 15»
6
Salad days in pub led to a life down under
“We've all seen it; iceberg lettuce, slices of onion cucumber, tomatoes,radish and carrot and some baby mustard cress on top, served with a ... «Yorkshire Post, Jul 15»
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Thomas, John
A visitation will be held on Friday, July 10, 2015, at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 3610 Speedway Road, Madison, Wis., from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. A ... «Madison.com, Jul 15»
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Crab Tavern restaurant review
They were cooked in a batter (which was slightly on the salty side - although it worked with the moist bun, cress and rocket) and served whole ... «Foodepedia, Jul 15»
9
Le Méridien Piccadilly and RIBA partner together to Unlock London
Sandwiches include Norfolk duck eggs and mustard cress; Scottish smoked salmon and chive cream cheese; Roast Surrey farm chicken with ... «ITCM, Jul 15»
10
Junior North and South opens at Pinehurst
Atkinson's Blake Taylor is fifth after shooting 70 and Concord's Walker Cress is sixth after a 71. Sanford's and Lee County High's Walter Brinker ... «Sanford Herald, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Cress [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/cress>. Mar 2019 ».
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