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Meaning of "gourd-shaped" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GOURD-SHAPED

gourd-shaped  [ˈɡʊədˌʃeɪpt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GOURD-SHAPED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gourd-Shaped is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES GOURD-SHAPED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of gourd-shaped in the English dictionary

The definition of gourd-shaped in the dictionary is shaped like a gourd.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GOURD-SHAPED


almond-shaped
ˈɑːməndˌʃeɪpt
barrel-shaped
ˈbærəlˌʃeɪpt
bell-shaped
ˈbɛlˌʃeɪpt
boat-shaped
ˈbəʊtˌʃeɪpt
brickshaped
ˈbrɪkˌʃeɪpt
cigar-shaped
sɪˈɡɑːˌʃeɪpt
crescent-shaped
ˈkrɛs əntʃeɪpt
diamond-shaped
ˈdaɪəməndˌʃeɪpt
egg-shaped
ˈɛɡʃeɪpt
fan-shaped
ˈfænˌʃeɪpt
heart-shaped
ˈhɑːtʃeɪpt
L-shaped
ˈɛlʃeɪpt
O-shaped
ˈəʊˌʃeɪpt
onion-shaped
ˈʌnjənˌʃeɪpt
oval-shaped
ˈəʊvəlˌʃeɪpt
pear-shaped
ˈpɛəʃeɪpt
T-shaped
ˈtiːˌʃeɪpt
U-shaped
ˈjuːˌʃeɪpt
V-shaped
ˈviːˌʃeɪpt
wedge-shaped
ˈwɛdʒʃeɪpt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GOURD-SHAPED

gouge
gouger
gougere
goujon
goulash
Gould
Gouldian finch
Gounod
goura
gourami
gourd
gourde
gourdiness
gourdlike
gourdy
gourmand
gourmandise
gourmandism
gourmet
gourmet sex

WORDS THAT END LIKE GOURD-SHAPED

caped
cropped
developed
dropped
equipped
escaped
go pear-shaped
heaped
kidney-shaped
landscaped
shipped
stepped
stopped
striped
swapped
to go pear-shaped
unreaped
unsoaped
well-shaped
wrapped

Synonyms and antonyms of gourd-shaped in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gourd-shaped» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GOURD-SHAPED

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

Translator English - Chinese

葫芦形
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

en forma de calabaza
570 millions of speakers

English

gourd-shaped
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

लौकी के आकार का
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

- القرع على شكل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

тыква - образной
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

em forma de cabaça
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

লাউ-আকৃতির
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

gourde en forme
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berbentuk labu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kürbis-förmigen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ひょうたん形
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

조롱박 모양의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gourd shaped
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bầu - hình
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கறிகாயை-வடிவ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भोपळा-आकार
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sukabağı şekilli
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

a forma di zucca
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Dynia olbrzymia kształcie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гарбуз - образної
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

în formă de tărtăcuță
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κολοκύθα σχήμα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pampoen - gevormde
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kalebass - formad
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gourd - formet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gourd-shaped

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GOURD-SHAPED»

The term «gourd-shaped» is normally little used and occupies the 124.000 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GOURD-SHAPED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about gourd-shaped

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GOURD-SHAPED»

Discover the use of gourd-shaped in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to gourd-shaped and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Science and Civilisation in China: Volume 5, Chemistry and ...
The Ching-te-chen gourd-shaped kiln seems a hybrid design that incorporated elements of dragon, step and man-thou kiln principles. The slope seems shallow for its length, which may mean that a chimney was needed to assist its draught, ...
Rose Kerr, Joseph Needham, Nigel Wood, 2004
2
Chinese Art: A Guide to Motifs and Visual Imagery
... Next Publication, 1993, p. 59. 15 Ibid.,p.60. 16 Loretta H. Wang, The Chinese Purse: Embroidered Purses of TheCh'ing Dynasty, 2nd edn, Taipei, Taiwan: Hilit Publishing, 1991, p. 92. These gourd-shaped purses were also used for incense.
Patricia Welch, 2013
3
The World in Miniature: Container Gardens and Dwellings in ...
Gourd-Shaped. Vessel. The caves that make up a separate paradise are difficult to enter; entrance is by a narrow door. They are dosed vessels, with a narrow throat, shaped like a gourd: "One enters by a doorway in the rock, but one cannot  ...
Rolf Alfred Stein, 1990
4
Mirei Shigemori - Rebel in the Garden: Modern Japanese ...
All together there are 15 small islands in addition to the large concrete gourd- shaped tsukiyama. This scheme of a large gourd with smaller gourd-shaped islands is then overlaid with a 3-5-7 stone setting [301]. In the south, a group of three ...
Christian Tschumi, 2007
5
Korean Art from the Gompertz and Other Collections in the ...
69 and 76) a gourd-shaped bottle with grapes in the Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka (pl. 128) a bottle with chrysanthemum design in the Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (pl. 138) ajar with loop handles and grape design in the ...
Yong-i Yun, Regina Krahl, 2006
6
中国传统工艺
Gourd-shaped Porcelain Canteen and the Yue's Troops At the end of the Southern Song Dynasty, there was a kiln artisan named Tulu at the Cizhouyao Kiln. He was clever and skillful. Once he made a kind of porcelain canteen, thick at both ...
杭间, 郭秋惠, 2006
7
The Latimer collection of antiquities from Porto Rico in the ...
The left panel is a gourd-shaped space inclosed in a bead-like ridge, and has its wide end extending quite around the bottom of the collar to the chamfer so as to form a quasi-boss. 17107. The shoulder of this one is inverted bell-shaped.
O.T. Mason
8
Gourd Pyrography
(iOU&D fflUftD JEWELS BASI(S A&TIST (A&OLYN &USHTON BURNING TOOLS Detail Master IV Sabre, #1A tip; Razertip, #1S and #5S tips Here's how, step-by- step, artist Carolyn Rushton creates a gourd- shaped pendant with shaded gourd  ...
Jim Widess, 2007
9
Mirei Shigemori: Modernizing the Japanese Garden
The gourd itself is interlarded by nine smaller gourd-shaped mounds, slightly elevated and covered in moss. Six more similarly shaped islands are spread over the sea of gravel with all but one covered in moss, this being a small concrete ...
Christian Tschumi, 2005
10
Empire of Emptiness: Buddhist Art and Political Authority in ...
This detail points directly to the function of the shrine as a reliquary for the nine flame-aureoled Amitayus images it holds, each one ensconced in a double- gourd-shaped niche. Here, however, the play is not on what is gone beyond but on the ...
Patricia Ann Berger, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GOURD-SHAPED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term gourd-shaped is used in the context of the following news items.
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Inside the Extraordinary World of Interior Designer Axel Vervoordt
At night the gardens are lit with gourd-shaped lamps of beaten brass, fashioned, as Vervoordt tells me, from the leftovers of De Niro's brass roof ... «Vogue.com, Jul 15»
2
Made in St. Louis: Embellished gourds add style to your living space
... egg gourd spinners, bowls, hot-air balloons and even gourd-shaped necklaces. I use many techniques such as carving and wood burning. «STLtoday.com, Jul 15»
3
Decorating with Chinese porcelain
Or create a vignette of porcelain by adding a variety of jars and vases in different shapes such as long necked, gourd-shaped or square and in ... «News & Observer, Jun 15»
4
Buckeye Martinfest on Saturday in Coventry Township, new natural …
The group has spent $25,000 on 420 gourd-shaped martin houses to encourage the birds to nest on the Portage Lakes, which have been ... «Akron Beacon Journal, Jun 15»
5
Jeff Mitton: Cliff swallows mine mud to make nests
Gourd-shaped nests have entrances near the bottom, and the entrance may be elongated to a tube up to 2 inches long. The inside of the nest is ... «Boulder Daily Camera, Jun 15»
6
"Creative Hong Kong" thematic exhibition to be held in Tianjin
... the magical and fun-filled "Creative Hong Kong" exhibition is formed by two uniquely designed gourd-shaped "hulu" houses, each measuring ... «7thSpace Interactive, Jun 15»
7
Now's the time to attract Baltimore orioles to your yard
The female is in charge of weaving the rather gourd-shaped, pendulous nest consisting of plant fibre, vines and even strips of plastic, rope and ... «Orillia Packet & Times, Jun 15»
8
A good year for the rosés
... to be there largely as a nostalgic, mass-market curiosity (its gourd-shaped bottle the base of a million impromptu candelabras [candlesticks?] ... «The Guardian, May 15»
9
Beyond Green Jade
... years to collect jade in the right size and shape for a floral-design brooch and a necklace of diamonds and gourd-shaped yellow jadeite. «New York Times, May 15»
10
Swallows ruffle UCSC in bird brouhaha
They build conical, gourd-shaped mud nests where they lay three to four eggs and raise hatchlings during the nesting season, which runs Feb. «Santa Cruz Sentinel, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Gourd-Shaped [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/gourd-shaped>. May 2021 ».
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