Synonyms for crane

Synonyms for (noun) crane

Synonyms: crane

Definition: large long-necked wading bird of marshes and plains in many parts of the world

Similar words: wader, wading bird

Definition: any of many long-legged birds that wade in water in search of food

Synonyms: crane

Definition: lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis

Similar words: lifting device

Definition: a device for lifting heavy loads

Synonyms: Grus, Crane

Definition: a small constellation in the southern hemisphere near Phoenix

Similar words: constellation

Definition: a configuration of stars as seen from the earth

Synonyms: Crane, Harold Hart Crane, Hart Crane

Definition: United States poet (1899-1932)

Similar words: poet

Definition: a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)

Synonyms: Crane, Stephen Crane

Definition: United States writer (1871-1900)

Similar words: writer, author

Definition: writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

Synonyms for (verb) crane

Synonyms: stretch out, crane

Definition: stretch (the neck) so as to see better

Usage: The women craned their necks to see the President drive by

Similar words: extend, stretch

Definition: extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body

Usage: Stretch your legs!; Extend your right arm above your head

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