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husk

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of husk

  1. something that encloses another thing especially to protect it <corn husks> <a high stone wall is the husk that protects the actor from prying curiosity seekers> Synonyms armor, capsule, casing, cocoon, cover, covering, encasement, housing, hull, {h,1}case, 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




husk

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of husk

  1. to remove the natural covering of <the tedious task of husking coconuts> Synonyms bark, flay, hull, peel, shell, shuck, skinRelated Words bare, denude, expose, scale, strip; pare




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