Thesaurus

pearls

noun
plural of pearl

Synonyms & Antonyms of pearls

(Entry 1 of 2)

someone or something unusually desirable
  • friends who agree that his new bride is a real pearl

Synonyms for pearls

Words Related to pearls

Near Antonyms for pearls

pearls

verb
present tense third-person singular of pearl

Synonyms & Antonyms of pearls (Entry 2 of 2)

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about pearls

Cite this Entry

“Pearls.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pearls. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on pearls

Nglish: Translation of pearls for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of pearls for Arabic Speakers

Comments on pearls

What made you want to look up pearls? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!