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synonyms for beast of burden

  • draft animal
  • jument
  • pack animal
  • pack horse
  • pack mule
  • sumpter
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How to use beast of burden in a sentence

Such things happen to all flesh, from man even to beast, and upon sinners are sevenfold more.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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
It was a very dangerous one, too, and sometimes lives were sacrificed in his efforts to capture or to kill this fierce wild beast.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
This harmless image of a fierce beast Yung Pak would pull about the floor with a string by the hour.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
Zoological gardens and “wild beast shows” had for him attractions which were quite irresistible.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
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
Later on the commander of a German man-of-war and his staff were received and fêted by the Captain-General.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The rich Chinese were robbed and the labouring class were pressed into service fit for beasts of burden.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BEAST OF BURDEN

  • agent
  • beast of burden
  • carrier
  • conveyor
  • courier
  • drogher
  • emissary
  • envoy
  • internuncio
  • messenger
  • porter
  • runner
  • servant
  • shipper
  • transporter
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.