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Meaning of CEREAL

Pronunciation:  'seereeul

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a breakfast food prepared from grain
  2. [n]  cereal grain suitable as food for human beings
  3. [n]  grass whose starchy grains are used as food: wheat; rice; rye; oats; maize; buckwheat; millet
  4. [adj]  made of grain or relating to grain or the plants that produce it; "a cereal beverage"; "cereal grasses"

CEREAL is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: cereal grass, food grain, grain
 See Also: barley, barley, barleycorn, breakfast food, buckwheat, bulrush millet, cattail millet, cold cereal, corn, corn, dry cereal, edible corn, food product, foodstuff, grass, grist, groats, hot cereal, Indian corn, Indian rice, maize, malt, millet, millet, oat, oat, Pablum, pearl millet, Pennisetum Americanum, Pennisetum glaucum, rice, rice, rice grass, ricegrass, rye, Secale cereale, wheat, wheat, wheat berry, wild rice, wild rice, Zea mays, Zizania aquatica



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Ce"re*al\, a. [L. Cerealis pert. to Ceres, and hence, to
    agriculture. See {Ceres}.]
    Of or pertaining to the grasses which are cultivated for
    their edible seeds (as wheat, maize, rice, etc.), or to their
    seeds or grain.
  2. \Ce"re*al\ n.
    Any grass cultivated for its edible grain, or the grain
    itself; -- usually in the plural.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are Seeing or eating cereal means the start of a new project or new stage in your life. It may also indicate your need to restore yourself in some basic way. Alternatively, your mind may already be thinking ahead to breakfast. It is not uncommon for your fleeting thoughts to be incorporated into your dream.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: aftergrass, bamboo, botanic, breakfast food, bulbous, cane, cereal plant, corn, cornflakes, dry cereal, farina, farinaceous, farinaceous plant, fog, forage grass, fruitlike, fruity, frumenty, grain, graminaceous plant, grass, grits, gruel, hasty pudding, herbaceous, herbal, herbose, herbous, herby, hominy grits, hot cereal, kasha, lawn grass, leguminose, leguminous, loblolly, millet, mush, oatmeal, ornamental grass, plantlike, porridge, puffed rice, puffed wheat, radicated, radiciform, radicular, reed, rhizoid, rolled oats, rootlike, tuberous, vegetable, vegetal, vegetarian, vegetational, vegetative, weedy, wheatflakes