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Grass vs. Herb

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Main Difference

The main difference between Grass and Herb is that the Grass is a family of plants and Herb is a plant used for flavoring, food, medicine, or perfume

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  • Grass (noun)

    Any leaves that arise from nodes in the stem and leaf bases that wrap around the stem, especially those grown as ground cover rather than for grain.

  • Grass (noun)

    Various plants not in family Poaceae that resemble grasses.

  • Grass (noun)

    A lawn.

  • Grass (noun)

    Marijuana.

  • Grass (noun)

    An informer, police informer; one who betrays a group (of criminals, etc) to the authorities.

  • Grass (noun)

    Sharp, closely spaced discontinuities in the trace of a cathode-ray tube, produced by random interference.

  • Grass (noun)

    Noise on an A-scope or similar type of radar display.

  • Grass (noun)

    The season of fresh grass; spring.

  • Grass (noun)

    That which is transitory.

  • Grass (verb)

    To lay out on the grass; to knock down (an opponent etc.).

  • Grass (verb)

    To act as a grass or informer, to betray; to report on (criminals etc) to the authorities.

  • Grass (verb)

    To cover with grass or with turf.

  • Grass (verb)

    To expose, as flax, on the grass for bleaching, etc.

  • Grass (verb)

    To bring to the grass or ground; to land.

    "to grass a fish"

  • Herb (noun)

    Any flavour or season food.

  • Herb (noun)

    A plant whose roots, leaves or seeds, etc. are used in medicine.

    "If any medicinal herbs used by witches were supposedly evil, then how come people from at least the past benefited from the healing properties of such herbs?"

  • Herb (noun)

    Marijuana.

  • Herb (noun)

    A plant whose stem is not woody and does not persist beyond each growing season

  • Herb (noun)

    Grass; herbage.

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  • Grass (noun)

    Popularly: Herbage; the plants which constitute the food of cattle and other beasts; pasture.

  • Grass (noun)

    An endogenous plant having simple leaves, a stem generally jointed and tubular, the husks or glumes in pairs, and the seed single.

  • Grass (noun)

    The season of fresh grass; spring.

  • Grass (noun)

    Metaphorically used for what is transitory.

  • Grass (noun)

    Marijuana.

  • Grass

    To cover with grass or with turf.

  • Grass

    To expose, as flax, on the grass for bleaching, etc.

  • Grass

    To bring to the grass or ground; to land; as, to grass a fish.

  • Grass (verb)

    To produce grass.

  • Herb (noun)

    A plant whose stem does not become woody and permanent, but dies, at least down to the ground, after flowering.

  • Herb (noun)

    Grass; herbage.

Webster Dictionary
  • Grass (noun)

    narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay

  • Grass (noun)

    German writer of novels and poetry and plays (born 1927)

  • Grass (noun)

    animal food for browsing or grazing

  • Grass (noun)

    street names for marijuana

  • Grass (verb)

    shoot down, of birds

  • Grass (verb)

    cover with grass;

    "The owners decided to grass their property"

  • Grass (verb)

    spread out clothes on the grass to let it dry and bleach

  • Grass (verb)

    cover with grass

  • Grass (verb)

    feed with grass

  • Grass (verb)

    give away information about somebody;

    "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"

  • Herb (noun)

    a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

  • Herb (noun)

    aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities

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