Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An edible shellfish that produces pearls.

Usage examples (35)
  • It is unseasonable and unwholesome in all months that have not an r in their name to eat an oyster.
  • Small box: woked veggies, cashews and noodles in oyster sauce.
  • I would hope they exist in oyster's and I believe that they do.
  • With the puns, methinks oyster is suffering from Mad Cao Disease! for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.