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hull

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hull

  1. something that encloses another thing especially to protect it <the coffin was placed in a cement hull> Synonyms armor, capsule, casing, cocoon, cover, covering, encasement, housing, {h,1}case, husk, jacket, pod, sheath, shellRelated Words cartridge, cassette (also casette); bark, crust; carapace, house, mail, panoply, plate, plating, shield; cuticle, hide, skin; envelope, package, wrapper; backing, coating, coverture, facing




hull

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hull

  1. to remove the natural covering of <hull the pinto beans before adding them> Synonyms bark, flay, peel, husk, shell, shuck, skinRelated Words bare, denude, expose, scale, strip; pare




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