HyperDic: egg

English > 5 senses of the word egg:
NOUNanimalegganimal reproductive body consisting of an ovum or embryo together with nutritive and protective envelopes
foodegg, eggsoval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food
bodyegg, testis, testicle, orchis, ball, ballock, bollock, nutone of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens
VERBcontacteggthrow eggs at
contacteggcoat / coat with beaten egg
egg > pronunciation
Soundseh'g
Rhymesbeg ... segue: 11 rhymes with ehg...
English > egg: 5 senses > noun 1, animal
Meaninganimal reproductive body consisting of an ovum or embryo together with nutritive and protective envelopes; especially the thin-shelled reproductive body laid by e.g. female birds.
PartschalazaOne of two spiral bands of tissue connecting the egg yolk to the enclosing membrane at either end of the shell
yolk, vitellusnutritive material of an ovum stored for the nutrition of an embryo (especially the yellow mass of a bird or reptile egg)
Narrowernitegg or young of an insect parasitic on mammals especially a sucking louse
roeeggs of female fish
roeThe eggs or egg-laden ovary of a fish
silkworm seedeggs of a silkworm / silkworm
spawnThe mass of eggs deposited by fish or amphibians or molluscs
Broaderovum, egg cellThe female reproductive cell
Spanishhuevo, óvulo
Catalanou
English > egg: 5 senses > noun 2, food
Meaningoval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food.
Synonymeggs
Partsegg white, white, albumen, ovalbuminThe white part of an egg
egg yolk, yolkThe yellow spherical part of an egg that is surrounded by the albumen
shell, eggshellThe exterior covering of a bird's egg
Broaderfoodstuff, food productA substance that can be used or prepared for use as food
SubstancesproteinAny of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells
Spanishhuevo
Catalanou
Verbseggcoat / coat with beaten egg
eggthrow eggs at
English > egg: 5 senses > noun 3, body
MeaningOne of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens.
Synonymstestis, testicle, orchis, ball, ballock, bollock, nut
Part ofmale genitalia, male genitals, male genital organ, family jewelsexternal male sex organs
male reproductive systemThe reproductive system of males
PartsepididymisA convoluted tubule in each testis
rete testisnetwork of tubules carrying sperm from the seminiferous tubules to the vasa efferentia
seminiferous tubuleAny of the numerous long convoluted tubules in the testis which are the sites where spermatozoa mature
spermatic cordA structure resembling a cord that suspends the testis within the scrotum and contains the vas deferens and other vessels and nerves
testicular artery, internal spermatic artery, arteria testicularisA branch of the aorta supplying the testicles
testicular vein, vena testicularisA vein from the testicles
vas deferens, ductus deferensA duct that carries spermatozoa from the epididymis to the ejaculatory duct
NarrowercobblersA man's testicles (from Cockney rhyming slang
undescended testis, undescended testicleA testis that fails to move into the scrotum as the male fetus develops
Broadergonad, sex glandA gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced
male reproductive glandThe reproductive organs of a man
Spanishbola, cojón, dídimo, gónada, huevo, pelota, testículo, testículos, turma
Catalandídim, gònada, ou, testicle, turma
English > egg: 5 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningThrow eggs at.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Broaderpelt, bombardcast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile
Nounseggoval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food
English > egg: 5 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningcoat / coat with beaten egg.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"egg a schnitzel"
Categorycooking, cookery, preparationThe act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
Broadercoat, surfacePut a coat on
Spanishrebozar
Nounseggoval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food

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