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

5 senses of stud

Sense 1
stud, he-man, macho-man -- (a man who is virile and sexually active)
       => man, adult male -- (an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus")

Sense 2
stud, rivet -- (ornament consisting of a circular rounded protuberance (as on a vault or shield or belt))
       => decoration, ornament, ornamentation -- (something used to beautify)

Sense 3
scantling, stud -- (an upright in house framing)
       => upright, vertical -- (a vertical structural member as a post or stake; "the ball sailed between the uprights")

Sense 4
stud, studhorse -- (adult male horse kept for breeding)
       => stallion, entire -- (uncastrated adult male horse)

Sense 5
stud, stud poker -- (poker in which each player receives hole cards and the remainder are dealt face up; bets are placed after each card is dealt)
       => poker, poker game -- (any of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking hand)

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

2 senses of stud

Sense 1
dot, stud, constellate -- (scatter or intersperse like dots or studs; "Hills constellated with lights")
       => cover, continue, extend -- (span an interval of distance, space or time; "The war extended over five years"; "The period covered the turn of the century"; "My land extends over the hills on the horizon"; "This farm covers some 200 acres"; "The Archipelago continues for another 500 miles")

Sense 2
stud -- (provide with or construct with studs; "stud the wall")
       => add -- (make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of; "We added two students to that dorm room"; "She added a personal note to her letter"; "Add insult to injury"; "Add some extra plates to the dinner table")

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