Synonyms of turtle


1. turtleneck, turtle, polo-neck, sweater, jumper, jersey, T-shirt, tee shirt

usage: a sweater or jersey with a high close-fitting collar

2. turtle, chelonian, chelonian reptile

usage: any of various aquatic and land reptiles having a bony shell and flipper-like limbs for swimming


1. capsize, turtle, turn turtle, overturn, turn over, tip over, tump over

usage: overturn accidentally; "Don't rock the boat or it will capsize!"

2. turtle, hunt, run, hunt down, track down

usage: hunt for turtles, especially as an occupation

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Definition and meaning of turtle (Dictionary)