Synonyms of stave


1. staff, stave, musical notation

usage: (music) the system of five horizontal lines on which the musical notes are written

2. stave, lag, slat, spline

usage: one of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket

3. rung, round, stave, crosspiece

usage: a crosspiece between the legs of a chair


1. stave, equip, fit, fit out, outfit

usage: furnish with staves; "stave a ladder"

2. stave, stave in, burst, split, break open

usage: burst or force (a hole) into something

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