Synonyms of graft in English

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graft1


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noun

1‘such grafts may die from lack of water’

SYNONYMS
scion, cutting, shoot, offshoot, bud, slip, new growth, sprout, sprig

2‘she had a skin graft’

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transplant, implant, implantation

verb

1‘they graft on a bud higher up the stem’

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affix, slip, join, insert, splice
rare engraft

2‘a technique in which living tissue is grafted on to the patient's cornea’

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transplant, implant, transfer

3‘a Victorian mansion grafted on to a seventeenth-century farmhouse’

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fasten, attach, add, fix, join, insert

Synonyms of graft in English

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graft2


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noun

1‘he earned success through hard graft’

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work, effort, endeavour, toil, labour, exertion, the sweat of one's brow, drudgery, donkey work
perseverance, persistence
informal slog
Australian, New Zealand informal yakka

verb

1‘the players are not frightened to graft for each other’

SYNONYMS
work hard, exert oneself, toil, labour, hammer away, grind away, sweat
plod away, slave away, work like a Trojan, work like a dog, keep one's nose to the grindstone
persevere, persist, keep at it, stick with it
informal slog away, plug away, beaver away, put one's back into something, work one's socks off, work one's guts out, sweat blood, kill oneself
British informal get one's head down
British vulgar slang work one's arse off, work one's balls off, work one's nuts off
North American vulgar slang work one's ass off, work one's butt off
archaic drudge, travail, moil

Synonyms of graft in English

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graft3


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noun

1‘the new president has started a campaign against graft’

SYNONYMS
corruption, bribery, bribing, dishonesty, deceit, fraud, fraudulence, subornation, unlawful practices, illegal means, underhand means
North American payola
informal palm-greasing, back-scratching, hush money, kickback, crookedness, shadiness, shady business, dirty tricks, dirty dealings, wheeling and dealing, sharp practices
ANTONYMS

honesty