Synonyms for Bulb:
n.anemone, bulbil, protuberance, flash bulb fluorescent, swelling, daffodil, nub, sun lamp floodlight, crocus, narcissus, halogen, bud, head, onion, soft-white, easter, corm, ultraviolet, gladiolus, blade, mercury-vapor, snowdrop, anther, plant, flower, hyacinth, nodule, beanstalk, boll, bunch, jonquil, aerial root, bulge, black light, tumor, amaryllis, knob, tubercle, infrared, incandescent, light, spring-flowering, tube, strobe light or strobe, bur, corn, tuber, two-way, globule, tiger, camas, ball, bract, three-way, spider. reflector, lampshade, globe, filament, light fixture, mantle, dimmer, sconce. •bulb (noun)
incandescent lamp, light bulb, medulla oblongata, electric-light bulb, lightbulb, medulla, electric light.
•globular object (noun)
knob, corm, ball, bunch, globe, head, corn, tuber, tumor, nodule, swelling, protuberance, nub.
boll, sconce, bract, blade, tuber, aerial root, light fixture, bud, beanstalk, lampshade, anther, filament. flower, dimmer, globe, reflector. mantle. •swelling
•Other relevant words:
corn, amaryllis, plant, mercury-vapor, tubercle, narcissus, onion, bulge, swelling, jonquil, halogen, gladiolus, infrared, globule, anther, bulbil, corm, boll, snowdrop, tube, nub, head, spider, easter, anemone, filament, two-way, hyacinth, soft-white, ultraviolet, nodule, ball, bud, reflector, dimmer, light, tumor, bunch, crocus, sconce, flower, blade, daffodil, spring-flowering, globe, protuberance, knob, incandescent, three-way, beanstalk, lampshade, bur, bract, mantle, camas, tiger, tuber.
Usage examples for bulb
Everything at last to his satisfaction he gripped flash pan and bulb – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930 by Various