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Definition 1: a shade of white the color of bleached bones - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for pearl in the sense of this definition

(pearl is a kind of ...) the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)

Definition 2: a smooth lustrous round structure inside the shell of a clam or oyster; much valued as a jewel - [noun denoting possession]

(pearl is a kind of ...) a precious or semiprecious stone incorporated into a piece of jewelry

(... is a kind of pearl ) a small imperfect pearl

Definition 3: a shape that is spherical and small - [noun denoting shape]

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

  • he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops
  • beads of sweat on his forehead

Synonyms for pearl in the sense of this definition

(pearl is a kind of ...) a solid figure bounded by a spherical surface (including the space it encloses)

(... is a kind of pearl ) a drop of dew

(... is a kind of pearl ) anything shaped like a falling drop (as a pendant gem on an earring)

Definition 4: gather pearls, from oysters in the ocean - [verb of contact]

(pearl is a kind of ...) assemble or get together

"gather some stones" "pull your thoughts together"

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