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Definition 1: street names for marijuana - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for grass in the sense of this definition

(grass is a kind of ...) the most commonly used illicit drug; considered a soft drug, it consists of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect

Definition 2: bulky food like grass or hay for browsing or grazing horses or cattle - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for grass in the sense of this definition

(grass is a kind of ...) coarse food (especially for livestock) composed of entire plants or the leaves and stalks of a cereal crop

Definition 3: German writer of novels and poetry and plays (born 1927) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for grass in the sense of this definition

(grass is an instance of ...) writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

Definition 4: a police informer who implicates many people - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for grass in the sense of this definition

(grass is a kind of ...) one who reveals confidential information in return for money

(grass belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 5: narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay - [noun denoting plant]

(grass is a kind of ...) cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves

(... is a kind of grass ) northeastern tropical African plant having feathery panicles

(... is a kind of grass ) tall perennial ornamental grass with long nodding flower plumes of tropical Africa and Asia

(... is a kind of grass ) low-growing weedy grass with spikelets along the leaf stems

(... is a kind of grass ) perennial tropical American grass used as pasture grass in arid areas of the Gulf States

(... is a kind of grass ) tall tufted perennial tropical American grass naturalized as pasture and forage grass in southern United States

(... is a kind of grass ) slender branching American grass of some value for grazing in central United States

(... is a kind of grass ) any of several annual or perennial Eurasian grasses

(... is a kind of grass ) European perennial grass with soft velvety foliage

(... is a kind of grass ) tall European perennial grass having a velvety stem; naturalized in United States and used for forage

(... is a kind of grass ) of Australia and New Zealand

(... is a kind of grass ) cultivated for sheep pasturage in upland regions or used as a lawn grass

(... is a kind of grass ) grass with wide flat leaves cultivated in Europe and America for permanent pasture and hay and for lawns

(... is a kind of grass ) perennial grass of marshy meadows and ditches having broad leaves; Europe and North America

(... is a kind of grass ) Canary Islands grass; seeds used as feed for caged birds

(... is a kind of grass ) any of several creeping grasses of the genus Zoysia

(... is a kind of grass ) grass whose starchy grains are used as food: wheat; rice; rye; oats; maize; buckwheat; millet

(... is a kind of grass ) low mat-forming grass of southern United States and tropical America; grown as a lawn grass

(... is a kind of grass ) grass having wiry stems and sheathed panicles

(... is a kind of grass ) a grass of the genus Sporobolus

(... is a kind of grass ) any of several perennial grasses of the genus Spartina; some important as coastal soil binders

(... is a kind of grass ) tall grass with smooth bluish leaf sheaths grown for hay in the United States

(... is a kind of grass ) tough Asiatic grass whose culms are used for ropes and baskets

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various grasses that thrive in the presence of abundant moisture

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various grasses of the genus Poa

(... is a kind of grass ) grass with long cylindrical spikes grown in northern United States and Europe for hay

(... is a kind of grass ) perennial grass of Australia and South Africa; introduced in North America as forage grass

(... is a kind of grass ) a reedlike grass of the genus Erianthus having large plumes

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various grasses of the genus Eragrostis; specially useful for forage and for the prevention of erosion

(... is a kind of grass ) any of several grasses of the genus Elymus

(... is a kind of grass ) coarse perennial Eurasian grass resembling oat; found on roadside verges and rough grassland and in hay meadows; introduced in North America for forage

(... is a kind of grass ) any of several grasses of the genus Andropogon; used in broom making

(... is a kind of grass ) grass for pastures and lawns especially bowling and putting greens

(... is a kind of grass ) a grass of the genus Agropyron

(... is a kind of grass ) European grass naturalized as a weed in North America; sharp-pointed seeds cause injury when eaten by livestock

(... is a kind of grass ) a tropical grass native to India and Sri Lanka

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various grasses that are tall and that flourish with abundant moisture

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various grasses or sedges having sword-shaped leaves with sharp edges

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various grasses that are short and can tolerate drought conditions; common on the dry upland plains just east of the Rocky Mountains

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various grasses of moderate height which covered the undisturbed prairie in the United States; includes most of the forage grasses of the temperate zone

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various grasses of many genera that grow in tufts or clumps rather than forming a sod or mat; chiefly of western United States

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various woodland and meadow grasses of the genus Bromus; native to temperate regions

(... is a kind of grass ) pasture grass of plains of South America and western North America

(... is a kind of grass ) short grass growing on dry plains of central United States (where buffalo roam)

(... is a kind of grass ) a grass of the genus Elymus

(... is a kind of grass ) grasses with creeping stems that root freely; a pest in lawns

(... is a kind of grass ) widely grown stout Old World hay and pasture grass

(... is a kind of grass ) perennial grass having stems 3 to 4 feet high; used especially in Africa and India for pasture and hay

(... is a kind of grass ) trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in southern United States and India

(... is a kind of grass ) tall grass of New Zealand grown for plumelike flower heads

(... is a kind of grass ) tall perennial grass of pampas of South America having silvery plumes and growing in large dense clumps

(... is a kind of grass ) any grass of the genus Chloris; occurs in short grassland especially on waste ground or poor soils

(... is a kind of grass ) grass of the eastern United States and tropical America having spikelets enclosed in prickly burs

(... is a kind of grass ) a grass of the genus Cenchrus

(... is a kind of grass ) any of various tall perennial grasses of the genus Calamagrostis having feathery plumes; natives of marshland fens and wet woodlands of temperate northern hemisphere

(... is a kind of grass ) tough grasses with strong roots that can grow on exposed sandy shores

Definition 6: give away information about somebody - [verb of communication]

Samples where grass or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam

Synonyms for grass in the sense of this definition

(grass is a kind of ...) impart knowledge of some fact, state of affairs, or event to

"I informed him of his rights"

(... is a kind of grass ) give information that compromises others

Definition 7: shoot down, of birds - [verb of competition]

(grass is a kind of ...) hit with a missile from a weapon

Definition 8: feed with grass - [verb of consumption]

(grass is a kind of ...) let feed in a field or pasture or meadow

Definition 9: cover with grass - [verb of contact]

Samples where grass or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The owners decided to grass their property

(grass is a kind of ...) provide with a covering or cause to be covered

"cover her face with a handkerchief" "cover the child with a blanket" "cover the grave with flowers"

Definition 10: spread out clothes on the grass to let it dry and bleach - [verb of contact]

(grass is a kind of ...) spread out or open from a closed or folded state

"open the map" "spread your arms"

Definition 11: cover with grass - [verb of contact]

Synonyms for grass in the sense of this definition

(grass is a kind of ...) form a cover over

"The grass covered the grave"

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