Synonyms for husk

Synonyms for (noun) husk

Synonyms: husk

Definition: outer membranous covering of some fruits or seeds

Similar words: case, sheath

Definition: an enveloping structure or covering enclosing an animal or plant organ or part

Synonyms: chaff, husk, straw, stubble, stalk, shuck

Definition: material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds

Similar words: plant material, plant substance

Definition: material derived from plants

Synonyms for (verb) husk

Synonyms: shell, husk

Definition: remove the husks from

Usage: husk corn

Similar words: remove, withdraw, take, take away

Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

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