Synonyms for oyster


1. oyster, bivalve, pelecypod, lamellibranch
usage: marine mollusks having a rough irregular shell; found on the sea bed mostly in coastal waters
2. huitre, oyster, shellfish
usage: edible body of any of numerous oysters
3. oyster, helping, portion, serving
usage: a small muscle on each side of the back of a fowl


1. oyster, gather, garner, collect, pull together
usage: gather oysters, dig oysters
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