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

1 sense of lard

Sense 1
lard -- (soft white semisolid fat obtained by rendering the fatty tissue of the hog)
       => edible fat -- (oily or greasy matter making up the bulk of fatty tissue in animals and in seeds and other plant tissue)

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

2 senses of lard

Sense 1
lard -- (prepare or cook with lard; "lard meat")
       => cook, fix, ready, make, prepare -- (prepare for eating by applying heat; "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please")

Sense 2
embroider, pad, lard, embellish, aggrandize, aggrandise, blow up, dramatize, dramatise -- (add details to)
       => overstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyperbolise, magnify, amplify -- (to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth; "tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery")

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