Synonyms and Antonyms of croak
1 to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely the cranky patient was always croaking to the nurses about something Synonyms of croak beef, bellyache, bitch, bleat, carp, caterwaul, crab, complain, fuss, gripe, grizzle, grouch, grouse, growl, grumble, grump, holler, inveigh, keen, kick, kvetch, maunder [chiefly British], moan, murmur, mutter, nag, repine, scream, squawk, squeal, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammer, yawp (or yaup), yowlWords Related to croak object (to), protest, quarrel (with); cavil, quibble; fret, stew, worry; blubber, cry, sob; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lamentNear Antonyms of croak accept, bear, countenance, endure, take, tolerate; applaud, cheer, commendAntonyms of croak crow, delight, rejoice
2 slang to stop living I wouldn't go around saying your great-grandmother “croaked” Synonyms of croak check out, conk (out), die [slang], decease, demise, depart, drop, end, exit, expire, fall, flatline, go, kick in [slang], kick off [slang], pass (on), pass away, part, peg out [chiefly British], perish, pop off, step out, succumbWords Related to croak predecease; consume, disappear, dry up, fade, failNear Antonyms of croak come to, revive; linger; be, exist, subsist; flourish, prosper, thriveAntonyms of croak breathe, live
3 slang to deprive of life “I croaked the old bugger,” he bragged Synonyms of croak carry off, claim, kill [slang], destroy, dispatch, do in, fell, slay, takeWords Related to croak bump off, butcher, cut down, finish, get, ice [slang], knock off, murder, neutralize, off [slang], put away, rub out, scrag, snuff, take out, waste, whack [slang]; annihilate, blot out, decimate, kill off, massacre, mow, slaughter, smite; assassinate, execute, martyr, terminate; euthanize (also euthanatize), put down; suicideNear Antonyms of croak raise, restore, resurrect, resuscitate, revive; nurtureAntonyms of croak animate
4 slang to put to death deliberately hooligans had croaked the street corner wino just for the hell of it Synonyms of croak assassinate, bump off, murder [slang], dispatch, do in, execute, get, ice [slang], knock off, liquidate, neutralize, off [slang], put away, rub out, slay, snuff, take out, terminate, whack [slang]Words Related to croak blow away, shoot, shoot down; blot out, carry off, claim, cut down, destroy, fell, kill, smite, zap; butcher, massacre, mow (down), slaughter; annihilate, eliminate, eradicate, exterminate, wipe outNear Antonyms of croak animate, raise, restore, resurrect, resuscitate, revive
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