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synonyms for beetled

  • beetle
  • bulge
  • elongate
  • extend
  • impend
  • lengthen
  • overhang
  • poke out
  • pop out
  • pouch
  • project
  • protrude
  • protuberate
  • stand out
  • stick out
  • bow
  • drift
  • incline
  • nod
  • prop
  • recline
  • slant
  • tilt
  • tip
  • twist
  • veer
  • beetle
  • cant
  • careen
  • curve
  • decline
  • deflect
  • dip
  • divert
  • droop
  • heel
  • jut
  • list
  • overhang
  • pitch
  • place
  • repose
  • rest
  • roll
  • sag
  • sheer
  • sink
  • slope
  • turn
  • bear on
  • be off
  • be slanted
  • fasten on
  • hang on
  • put weight on
  • rest on

antonyms for beetled

MOST RELEVANT
  • cave in
  • depress
  • shorten
  • indent
  • recede
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How to use beetled in a sentence

We travelled for some distance along a ridge, until we had reached its highest point, where the cliff beetled over.
THE RIFLE RANGERSCAPTAIN MAYNE REID
The driver of the car was a powerful fellow with beetled brows and scowling face.
A YANKEE FLIER OVER BERLINAL AVERY
In a deep rocker before them sat a heavy-set man whose piercing black eyes beetled forth from under bushy eyebrows.
THE SOCIAL GANGSTERARTHUR B. REEVE
In this case the roof sloped nearly to the ground on one side, while on the other it beetled over a vine-clad piazza.
CYNTHIA WAKEHAM'S MONEYANNA KATHARINE GREEN
Cliffs beetled round about it and the summer waves broke idly below and strung the land with a necklace of pearl.
THE RED REDMAYNESEDEN PHILLPOTTS
And with these heartless words she beetled off, leaving me a prey to the gloomiest emotions.
RIGHT HO, JEEVESP. G. WODEHOUSE
Fort Morro, to the left, beetled over the waves like some sombre and impregnable defence of the Middle Ages.
DONAHOE'S MAGAZINE, VOLUME 15, NO. 2, FEBRUARY 1886VARIOUS
But above the hollow the upper precipices beetled out and rose sheer, on up the dizzy heights to the verge of the chasm.
OUT OF THE DEPTHSROBERT AMES BENNET
Sometimes, as they journeyed, the red bluffs beetled up above them, tall and frowning.
SALLY OF MISSOURIR. E. YOUNG
He therefore clung to this wretched life, as to the edge of a precipice that beetled over the gulph of perdition.
THE LOYALISTS, VOL. 1-3JANE WEST
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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