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

4 senses of hazel

Sense 1
hazel, hazel tree, Pomaderris apetala -- (Australian tree grown especially for ornament and its fine-grained wood and bearing edible nuts)
       => tree -- (a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms)

Sense 2
hazel -- (the fine-grained wood of a hazelnut tree (genus Corylus) and the hazel tree (Australian genus Pomaderris))
       => wood -- (the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees)

Sense 3
hazelnut, hazel, hazelnut tree -- (any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk)
       => nut tree -- (tree bearing edible nuts)

Sense 4
hazel -- (a shade of brown that is yellowish or reddish; it is a greenish shade of brown when used to describe the color of someone's eyes)
       => brown, brownness -- (an orange of low brightness and saturation)

Antonyms of adj hazel

1 sense of hazel

Sense 1
hazel -- (of a light brown or yellowish brown color)

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

Similarity of adj hazel

1 sense of hazel

Sense 1
hazel -- (of a light brown or yellowish brown color)
       => chromatic (vs. achromatic) -- (being or having or characterized by hue)

2019, Cloud WordNet Browser