Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun coral

4 senses of coral

Sense 1
coral -- (a variable color averaging a deep pink)
       => pink -- (a light shade of red)

Sense 2
coral, red coral, precious coral -- (the hard stony skeleton of a Mediterranean coral that has a delicate red or pink color and is used for jewelry)
       => opaque gem -- (a gemstone that is opaque)

Sense 3
coral -- (unfertilized lobster roe; reddens in cooking; used as garnish or to color sauces)
       => roe, hard roe -- (fish eggs or egg-filled ovary; having a grainy texture)

Sense 4
coral -- (marine colonial polyp characterized by a calcareous skeleton; masses in a variety of shapes often forming reefs)
       => anthozoan, actinozoan -- (sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed)

Antonyms of adj coral

1 sense of coral

Sense 1
coral -- (of a strong pink to yellowish-pink color)

INDIRECT (VIA chromatic) -> achromatic, neutral -- (having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white")

Similarity of adj coral

1 sense of coral

Sense 1
coral -- (of a strong pink to yellowish-pink color)
       => chromatic (vs. achromatic) -- (being or having or characterized by hue)

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