NounTree (plural Trees)
- A large plant, not exactly defined, but typically over four meters in height, a single trunk which grows in girth with age and branches (which also grow in circumference with age).
- Any plant that is reminiscent of the above but not classified as a tree in the strict botanical sense: for example the banana "tree".
- An object made from a tree trunk and having multiple hooks or storage platforms.
- A device used to hold or stretch a shoe open.
- The structural frame of a saddle.
- (graph theory) A connected graph with no cycles or, equivalently, a connected graph with n vertices and n-1 edges.
- (computing theory) A recursive data structure in which each node has zero or more nodes as children.
- (graphical user interface) A display or listing of entries or elements such that there are primary and secondary entries shown, usually linked by drawn lines or by indenting to the right.
- Any structure or construct having branches akin to (1).
- The structure or wooden frame used in the construction of a saddle used in horse riding.
- (transitive) To chase (an animal or person) up a tree.
- The dog treed the cat.
Adjectives for Tree
rich; ominous; whispering; brittle; cringing; wide-spreading; ragged; overgrown; tropical; trimmed; stately; fledged; interposing; accursed; tangled; wind-swept; well-branched; kindred; assailed; dusty; feathery; tottering; cleft; stunted; hardy; well-cared-for; thread-like; gloomy; embowering; breathless; slender; white-starred; paradise; low; scrubby; dewy-tasseled; resinous; over-hanging; murdered; stretching; mute; shady; patriarchal; tufted; shining-leaved; enticing; notched; waking; unhewn; draped; rejoicing; water-loving; bare; genealogtc; unwaving; darling; immortal; blasted; flowering; somber; unguarded; unlawful; lofty; senseless; yielding; parched; pleached; deserted; spectral; exotic; celestial; drooping; attractive; rifled; hoary; sheltering; forbidden; fantastic; stubby; dooryard; deciduous; prostrate; perfect; tempting; pomegranate; coveted; dripping; new-leafed; gnarled; denuded; sturdy; hollow; wayside; virtuous; twisted; interdicted; sprawling; friendly; lusty; gracious; listening; half-budded; slumberous; massive; blossoming; venerable; indigenous; faded; voluptuous; overarching; magnificent; broad-armed; sapient; naked; centennial; hereditary; tortured; undecaying; celestial; waving; fruit-laden; aromatic; bending; long-lived; eldest; full-branched; girdled; gaunt; unbrageous; glittering; gift-bearing; over-leaning; contorted; quivering; luxuriate; antique; trysting; intolerable; shivering; ornamental; pauper; spicy; shadowy; glistening; blessed; unaccustomed; short; majestic; lowering; misshapen; grafted.
Verbs for Tree
blight—; clamber up—; conserve —s; cultivate —s; dot with —s; fell—; fertilize —s graft—; hack at— hew—; label—; level— nest in—; prune— raze—; suspend from— tap—; thin out— transplant—; uproot—; —affords; —bears; —bends; —blooms; — blossoms; —bows under; —buds; —s clus¬ter; —creaks; —dips; —falls; —flanks; — flourishes; —flowers; —forms; —forsakes; —fructifies; —garlands; —hints; —lashes; —lifts; —loads; —obscures; —occupies; — overspreads; —plunges; —relinquishes; — rises; —rustles; —scourges; —screens; — shades; —sheds; —shelters; —shimmers; — shivers; —shrouds; —soars; —spreads; —s straggle; —sways; —swishes; —thrives; — throws ; —thunders; —topples; —totters; — towers; —whips; —whispers; —writhes; — yields.
fruit tree, gallows, gallows-tree, gas chamber, genealogical tree, genealogy, gibbet, grapefruit, guava, guillotine, gum, halter, hardwood tree, hawthorn, hazel, hemlock, hemp, hempen collar, henna, hickory, holly, hop tree, horse chestnut, hot seat, ironwood, juniper, kumquat, laburnum, lancewood, larch, laurel, lemon, lethal chamber, lime, linden, litchi, litchi nut, locust, logwood, magnolia, mahogany, maiden, mango, mangrove, maple, mast, medlar, mountain ash, mulberry, noose, nutmeg, oak, olive, orange, palm, papaw, papaya, peach, pear, pecan, pedigree, persimmon, pine, pistachio, plane, plum, pole, pollard, pomegranate, poplar, quince, raffia palm, rain tree, redwood, rope, sandalwood, sapling, sassafras, scaffold, seedling, senna, sequoia, shade tree, softwood tree, spar, spruce, stake, stemma, stick, sycamore, tangerine, teak, the chair, timber, timber tree, tulip tree, walnut, willow, witch hazel, yew, Stammbaum, acacia, ailanthus, alder, alligator pear, allspice, almond, apple, apricot, ash, aspen, avocado, ax, balsa, balsam, banyan, bare pole, basswood, bay, bayberry, beech, betel palm, birch, block, bottle up, buckeye, butternut, buttonwood, cacao, candleberry, cashew, cassia, catalpa, cherry, chestnut, chinquapin, cinnamon, citron, clove, coconut, collar, conifer, cork oak, corner, cross, cypress, death chair, death chamber, dogwood, drop, ebony, elder, electric chair, elm, eucalyptus, evergreen, family tree, fig, fir, frankincense.
From Old English trēow, from Proto-Germanic *trewan (compare Danish træ), from pre-Germanic *dréu̯om, from Proto-Indo-European *dóru, *deru 'tree' (compare Hittite taru, Welsh dâr 'oak', Tocharian A or, Albanian dru 'wood', Ancient Greek δόρυ (dóry) 'wood, spear', δρῦς (drŷs) 'tree, oak', Avestan dāuru, Sanskrit dāru).
almond tree; apple tree; ash tree; b-tree; binary tree; bodhi tree; boron tree; box tree; cat tree; caterpillar tree; Charlie Brown tree; chaste tree; cherry tree; chestnut tree; chocolate tree; Christmas tree; clothes tree; coat tree; coral tree; cow-tree; cumball tree; dead tree; decision tree; dragon tree; family tree; flame tree; fruit tree; gum tree; hat tree; hedge tree; jellyfish tree; Joshua tree; Judas tree; lemon tree; money doesn't grow on trees; money tree; oak tree; olive tree; order tree; palm tree; pear tree; pencil tree; pine tree; plum tree; rain tree; regression tree; rubber tree; saddle tree; search tree; see the forest for the trees; service tree; shoe tree; skill tree; strawberry tree; sulphur tree; tea tree; technology tree; treebark; treebound; treecreeper; tree farm; tree frog; suffix tree; tree fern; tree frog; treehood; tree house; treehouse; treehugger; treeify; tree kangaroo; tree kingfisher; tree lawn; treelength; treeless; treelike; treeline; treeman; tree of heaven; tree pangolin; tree pipit; treeplank; tree rat; tree sap; treescape; tree shrew; tree traversal; treetrunk; treewidth; tulip tree; tung tree; Yule tree.
- IPA: [treː]