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nettle

synonym (synonym of nettle)

hypernym (nettle IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae) (noun.plant)
    any plant that crowds out cultivated plants (noun.plant)
     
  • cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations (verb.emotion)
    give displeasure to (verb.emotion)
     
  • sting with or as with nettles and cause a stinging pain or sensation (verb.perception)
    cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort (verb.perception)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF nettle relation)

  • any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae) (noun.plant)
    perennial Eurasian nettle established in North America having broad coarsely toothed leaves with copious stinging hairs (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    annual European nettle with stinging foliage and small clusters of green flowers (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    American perennial herb found in rich woods and provided with stinging hairs; provides fibers used for textiles (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    a plants of the genus Pilea having drooping green flower clusters and smooth translucent stems and leaves (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    tropical American stingless nettle that discharges its pollen explosively (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    low stingless nettle of Central and South America having velvety brownish-green toothed leaves and clusters of small green flowers (noun.plant)
     
  • cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations (verb.emotion)
    irritate (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    gnaw into; make resentful or angry (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    cause to be annoyed, irritated, or resentful (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    trouble or vex (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    cause annoyance in (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    annoy continually or chronically (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    provoke the hostility of (verb.emotion)
     

verb group (nettle is verb group of ....)

  • (verb.emotion)
    feel extreme irritation or anger (verb.emotion)
     
  • sting with or as with nettles and cause a stinging pain or sensation (verb.perception)
    whip with or as with nettles (verb.perception)
     

derivation (.... is derived from nettle)

synonym hypernym hyponym verb group derivation urticate annoy bother chafe weed displease bite stinging nettle urtica dioica roman nettle urtica pipulifera laportea canadensis wood nettle chafe urticate urticate annoyance annoying devilment devilry aggravation

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