Synonyms for pearl


1. pearl, jewel, gem, precious stone
usage: a smooth lustrous round structure inside the shell of a clam or oyster; much valued as a jewel
2. bone, ivory, pearl, off-white, white, whiteness
usage: a shade of white the color of bleached bones
3. drop, bead, pearl, round shape
usage: a shape that is small and round; "he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops"; "beads of sweat on his forehead"


1. pearl, gather, garner, collect, pull together
usage: gather pearls, from oysters in the ocean
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