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Definition 1: a coniferous tree - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for pine in the sense of this definition

(pine is a kind of ...) any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones

(... is a kind of pine ) tall spreading three-needled pine of southeastern United States having reddish-brown fissured bark and a full bushy upper head

(... is a kind of pine ) slender medium-sized two-needled pine of eastern North America; with yellow-green needles and scaly grey to red-brown fissured bark

(... is a kind of pine ) any of several pines that prefer or endure moist situations such as loblolly pine or longleaf pine

(... is a kind of pine ) pine of eastern North America having long needles in bunches of two and reddish bark

(... is a kind of pine ) medium large two-needled pine of northern Europe and Asia having flaking red-brown bark

(... is a kind of pine ) common small shrubby pine of the eastern United States having straggling often twisted or branches and short needles in bunches of 2

(... is a kind of pine ) tall California pine with long needles in bunches of 3, a dense crown, and dark brown deeply fissured bark

(... is a kind of pine ) small slow-growing upland pine of western United States (Rocky Mountains) having dense branches with fissured rust-brown bark and short needles in bunches of 5 and thorn-tipped cone scales; among the oldest living things some over 4500 years old

(... is a kind of pine ) a small two-needled upland pine of the eastern United States (Appalachians) having dark brown flaking bark and thorn-tipped cone scales

(... is a kind of pine ) medium-sized three-needled pine of the Pacific coast of the United States having a prominent knob on each scale of the cone

(... is a kind of pine ) pine native to Japan and Korea having a wide-spreading irregular crown when mature; grown as an ornamental

(... is a kind of pine ) large Japanese ornamental having long needles in bunches of 2; widely planted in United States because of its resistance to salt and smog

(... is a kind of pine ) medium-sized five-needled pine of southwestern California having long cylindrical cones

(... is a kind of pine ) tall subspecies of lodgepole pine

(... is a kind of pine ) shrubby two-needled pine of coastal northwestern United States; red to yellow-brown bark fissured into small squares

(... is a kind of pine ) any of several low-growing pines of western North America

(... is a kind of pine ) large two-needled pine of southeastern United States with light soft wood

(... is a kind of pine ) large two-needled timber pine of southeastern Europe

(... is a kind of pine ) large three-needled pine of the eastern United States and southeastern Canada; closely related to the pond pine

(... is a kind of pine ) large three-needled pine of sandy swamps of southeastern United States; needles longer than those of the northern pitch pine

(... is a kind of pine ) medium-sized two-needled pine of southern Europe having a spreading crown; widely cultivated for its sweet seeds that resemble almonds

(... is a kind of pine ) large five-needled European pine; yields cembra nuts and a resinous exudate

(... is a kind of pine ) low shrubby pine of central Europe with short bright green needles in bunches of two

(... is a kind of pine ) small slow-growing pine of western United States similar to the bristlecone pine; chocolate brown bark in plates and short needles in bunches of 5; crown conic but becoming rough and twisted; oldest plant in the world growing to 5000 years in cold semidesert mountain tops

(... is a kind of pine ) any of several five-needled pines with white wood and smooth usually light grey bark when young; especially the eastern white pine

(... is a kind of pine ) any of various pines having yellow wood

(... is a kind of pine ) tall symmetrical pine of western North America having long blue-green needles in bunches of 3 and elongated cones on spreading somewhat pendulous branches; sometimes classified as a variety of ponderosa pine

(pine is a part of ...) the seed-producing cone of a pine tree

(... is a member of pine) type genus of the Pinaceae: large genus of true pines

(pine is made of the substance ...) straight-grained durable and often resinous white to yellowish timber of any of numerous trees of the genus Pinus

Definition 2: straight-grained durable and often resinous white to yellowish timber of any of numerous trees of the genus Pinus - [noun denoting plant]

(pine is a kind of ...) the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees

(... is a kind of pine ) pine lumber with many knots; used especially for paneling and furniture

(... is a kind of pine ) soft white wood of white pine trees

(... is a kind of pine ) hard yellowish wood of a yellow pine

(... is made of the substance pine) a coniferous tree

Definition 3: have a desire for something or someone who is not present - [verb of emotion]

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

  • She ached for a cigarette
  • I am pining for my lover

Synonyms for pine in the sense of this definition

(pine is a kind of ...) desire strongly or persistently

(... is a kind of pine ) languish as with love or desire

"She dying for a cigarette" "I was dying to leave"

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