Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb acuminate

1 sense of acuminate

Sense 1
acuminate -- (make sharp or acute; taper; make (something) come to a point)
       => sharpen, taper, point -- (give a point to; "The candles are tapered")

Antonyms of adj acuminate

1 sense of acuminate

Sense 1
acuminate -- ((of a leaf shape) narrowing to a slender point)

INDIRECT (VIA simple) -> compound -- (composed of more than one part; "compound leaves are composed of several lobes; "compound flower heads")

Similarity of adj acuminate

1 sense of acuminate

Sense 1
acuminate -- ((of a leaf shape) narrowing to a slender point)
       => simple (vs. compound), unsubdivided -- ((botany) of leaf shapes; of leaves having no divisions or subdivisions)

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