Synonyms for kernel
|Grammar : Noun|
|Spell : kur-nl|
|Phonetic Transcription : ˈkɜr nl|
Top 10 synonyms for kernel Other synonyms for the word kernel
Définition of kernelOrigin :
- Old English cyrnel "seed, kernel, pip," from Proto-Germanic *kurnilo- (cf. Middle High German kornel, Middle Dutch cornel), from the root of corn "seed, grain" (see corn (n.1)) + -el, diminutive suffix. Figurative sense of "core or central part of anything" is from 1550s.
- noun seed, essence
- Its kernel is very bitter, and it is said to be a specific against fevers.
- Extract from : « The History of Louisiana » by Le Page Du Pratz
- Mark strangled over a kernel of corn and stared, teary-eyed, at Billy.
- Extract from : « Janet of the Dunes » by Harriet T. Comstock
- It is that kernel of personality which inclines him in this direction or that.
- Extract from : « Personality in Literature » by Rolfe Arnold Scott-James
- Without that discipline they would have been a shell without a kernel.
- Extract from : « History of the Moravian Church » by J. E. Hutton
- Other experiments show that the Praeparturien shell and kernel are about equal.
- Extract from : « Walnut Growing in Oregon » by Various
- If the kernel is withered, no marriage at all is prophesied.
- Extract from : « The Book of Hallowe'en » by Ruth Edna Kelley
- Cerneaux, which are the kernel of green walnuts, were just coming into season.
- Extract from : « A Trip to Paris in July and August 1792 » by Richard Twiss
- This is the kernel of all that is most retrograde in Mr. Carlyle's teaching.
- Extract from : « Critical Miscellanies, Vol. I » by John Morley
- There is a kernel inside the shell, if only we have the teeth to crack it.
- Extract from : « Broken Bread » by Thomas Champness
- Whatever else the Gospel is, that is the kernel and the basis of it all.
- Extract from : « Expositions of Holy Scripture » by Alexander Maclaren
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