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Synonyms of gopher

Noun


1. goffer, gopher, eager beaver, busy bee, live wire, sharpie, sharpy

usage: a zealously energetic person (especially a salesman)

2. Minnesotan, Gopher, American

usage: a native or resident of Minnesota

3. ground squirrel, gopher, spermophile, squirrel

usage: any of various terrestrial burrowing rodents of Old and New Worlds; often destroy crops

4. gopher, pocket gopher, pouched rat, pocket rat

usage: burrowing rodent of the family Geomyidae having large external cheek pouches; of Central America and southwestern North America

5. gopher tortoise, gopher turtle, gopher, Gopherus polypemus, tortoise

usage: burrowing edible land tortoise of southeastern North America

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