- Word Combinations (noun), Homophone Note, Word Explorer
|part of speech:
||a plant cultivated for its edible orange root.
||the root alone, which has a crunchy texture, orange color, and tapered shape.
||any lure used to encourage the behavior one desires.
In training animals, she uses the carrot rather than the stick.
The words carrot
, and caret
all sound alike but have different meanings.