Bulbous vs. Toe

Bulbous vs. Toe — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Bulbous and Toe

Bulbousadjective

Resembling a bulb in shape; rounded or swollen

a bulbous nose.a bulbous stem base.

Toenoun

One of the digits of a vertebrate foot.

Bulbousadjective

(Botany) Bearing bulbs or growing from a bulb.

Toenoun

The forepart of a foot or hoof.

Bulbousadjective

Having the shape of or resembling a bulb, bloated.

Toenoun

The terminal segment of an invertebrate's limb.

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Bulbousadjective

(of a person) Overweight and round in shape.

Toenoun

The part of a sock, shoe, or boot that covers the digits of the foot.

Bulbousadjective

(botany) Growing from a bulb or producing bulbs.

Toenoun

The part of the head of a golf club farthest from the shaft.

Bulbousadjective

like a bulb

Toenoun

The part of a vertical shaft that turns in a bearing.

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Bulbousadjective

curving outward

Toenoun

The lowest part of an embankment or dam.

Toenoun

(Geology)A protruding downslope end of an alluvial fan, glacier, or lava flow.

Toeverb

To touch, kick, or reach with the toe.

Toeverb

To drive (a golf ball) with the toe of the club.

Toeverb

To set or adjust at an oblique angle. Used with in or out.

Toeverb

To drive (a nail or spike) at an oblique angle.

Toeverb

To fasten or secure with obliquely driven nails or spikes.

Toeverb

To stand, walk, move, or be formed with the toes pointed in a specified direction

He toes out.

Toenoun

Each of the five digits on the end of the foot.

Toenoun

An equivalent part in an animal.

Toenoun

That part of a shoe or sock covering the toe.

Toenoun

Something resembling a toe, especially at the bottom or extreme end of something.

Toenoun

(dance) An advanced form of ballet primarily for the females, dancing ballet primarily using a Pointe shoe.

Toenoun

An alignment of the wheels of a road vehicle with positive toe (or toe in) signifying that the wheels are closer together at the front than at the back and negative toe (or toe out) the opposite.

Toenoun

(engineering) The journal, or pivot, at the lower end of a revolving shaft or spindle, which rests in a step.

Toenoun

(engineering) A lateral projection at one end, or between the ends, of a piece, such as a rod or bolt, by means of which it is moved.

Toenoun

(engineering) A projection from the periphery of a revolving piece, acting as a cam to lift another piece.

Toenoun

(carpentry) The long side of an angled cut.

Toeverb

To furnish (a stocking, etc.) with a toe.

Toeverb

To touch, tap or kick with the toes.

Toeverb

(transitive) To touch or reach with the toes; to come fully up to.

to toe the mark

Toeverb

(construction) To fasten (a piece) by driving a fastener at a near-45-degree angle through the side (of the piece) into the piece to which it is to be fastened.

The framers toed the irregular pieces into the sill.

Toeverb

(golf) To mishit a golf ball with the toe of the club.

Toenoun

one of the digits of the foot

Toenoun

the part of footwear that provides a covering for the toes

Toenoun

forepart of a hoof

Toenoun

(golf) the part of a clubhead farthest from the shaft

Toeverb

walk so that the toes assume an indicated position or direction;

She toes inwards

Toeverb

drive obliquely;

toe a nail

Toeverb

hit (a golf ball) with the toe of the club

Toeverb

drive (a golf ball) with the toe of the club

Toeverb

touch with the toe

Toeadjective

having a toe or toes of a specified kind; often used in combination;

long-toedfive-toed