Synonyms of guinea


1. guinea, coin

usage: a former British gold coin worth 21 shillings

2. wop, dago, ginzo, Guinea, greaseball, Italian

usage: (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Italian descent

3. Guinea, Republic of Guinea, French Guinea

usage: a republic in western Africa on the Atlantic; formerly a French colony; achieved independence from France in 1958

4. guinea fowl, guinea, Numida meleagris, domestic fowl, fowl, poultry

usage: a west African bird having dark plumage mottled with white; native to Africa but raised for food in many parts of the world

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