What is another word for stem?

Need synonyms for stem? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
The stalk supporting a fruit, flower, or leaf, and attaching it to a larger branch, twig, or stalk
“I watched one bee make a bad landing, slip off, fall backwards, bounce off a branch in the stem of the flower, and land on her back on the ground.”
Noun
The main body or stalk of a plant or shrub, typically rising above ground but occasionally subterranean
“What really hurts is if they lay eggs on the ground under the plant or on the stem at ground level.”
Noun
The front part of a vessel
Noun
A slender woody shoot growing from a branch or stem of a tree or shrub
Noun
The leaves, stems, and shoots of a plant
Noun
A horizontal, underground stem of some plants that sends out roots and shoots from its nodes
Noun
A long, narrow part or section forming the handle of a tool or club, the body of a spear or arrow, or similar
Noun
The main woody stem of a tree as distinct from its branches and roots
Noun
Something that is part of a whole
Noun
The hollow stem of these plants
Noun
The basic cause, source, or origin of something
Noun
An agreement or alliance between two or more countries that forms a centre for an eventual larger grouping of nations
more ❯
Noun
An arm or leg of a person or four-legged animal, or a bird's wing
Noun
A bunch of cut flowers arranged in an attractive way
Noun
The part by which a thing is held, carried, or controlled
Verb
To stop or restrict (the flow of something)
more ❯
“Hawass says global efforts to stem illicit trade in antiquities are starting to bear fruit.”
Verb
Come from
more ❯
Verb
To draw to a close
axeUK
axUS
more ❯
Verb
(of liquid) To flow from
more ❯
Verb
To try to prevent by action or argument
Verb
To derive from
Verb
To use as a basis for
Verb
Forcibly put an end to
more ❯
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

Watch and Learn
Sponsored Content

See Also

Nearby Words
4-letter Words Starting With
Sponsored Content
Advertisement
Find Synonyms
go
Advertisement
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2020