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synonyms for apple of discord

  • altercation
  • argument
  • beef
  • conflict
  • controversy
  • debate
  • disagreement
  • dispute
  • grounds for war
  • issue
  • matter at hand
  • point in question
  • problem
  • sore point
  • tender spot
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How to use apple of discord in a sentence

This gives to the second volume something of the smell of an apple store-room.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
Twenty acres of apple trees all in a orchard together, and twenty acres of strawberries set out betwixt and between the rows!
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
All this while Squinty was chewing on the apple which he had picked up from the ground after he had jumped over the rope.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
The observer might well remain perplexed at the pathetic discord between human work and human wants.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
And it did not take Squinty long to learn to jump the rope when there was no apple on the other side.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Then Squinty would toss the apple up in the air, off his nose, and catch it as it came down.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
But Lessard's a overbearin' son-of-a-gun all round, and he's always breakin' out in a new place.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO APPLE OF DISCORD

  • altercation
  • apple of discord
  • argument
  • beef
  • conflict
  • controversy
  • debate
  • disagreement
  • dispute
  • grounds for war
  • issue
  • matter at hand
  • point in question
  • problem
  • sore point
  • tender spot
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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