Synonyms of amazon


1. amazon, virago, woman, adult female

usage: a large strong and aggressive woman

2. Amazon, mythical being

usage: (Greek mythology) one of a nation of women warriors of Scythia (who burned off the right breast in order to use a bow and arrow more effectively)

3. Amazon, Amazon River

usage: a major South American river; arises in the Andes and flows eastward into the South Atlantic; the world's 2nd longest river (4000 miles)

4. amazon, parrot

usage: mainly green tropical American parrots

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