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synonyms for bestrewn

  • broadcast
  • cast
  • dispersed
  • disseminated
  • distributed
  • planted
  • spread
  • strewn
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How to use bestrewn in a sentence

Then we got up and went on foot down the slopes bestrewn with troublesome rubbish and granite boulders.
TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
Going to the west as far as Pontefract, we come to the actual borders of the coal-mine and factory-bestrewn country.
YORKSHIRE PAINTED AND DESCRIBEDGORDON HOME
But quickly she extricated herself, and they picked their way cautiously over the bestrewn threshold out into the hall.
THE STROLLERSFREDERIC S. ISHAM
The way is desert and bestrewn with mountains; and the pest of mosquitoes is suffered, as well as the extreme heat.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME 29 OF 55VARIOUS
London is bestrewn, to my sense, with reminders of his happy career here, and his company and his talk.
THE LETTERS OF HENRY JAMES (VOLUME I)HENRY JAMES
Its smooth tiled floor, comfortably bestrewn with rugs, was on a level with the path outside.
THE MARKET-PLACEHAROLD FREDERIC
We can only picture to ourselves the Roman tessellated pavement bestrewn with wine, bones, and fragments of the barbarous revelry.
A BOOK OF GOLDEN DEEDSCHARLOTTE M. YONGE
The court was all bestrewn with herbs and sprinkled with vinegar, as a precaution against gaol air and gaol fever.
A TALE OF TWO CITIESCHARLES DICKENS
Time was when France was more thickly bestrewn with great monasteries and abbeys than now.
CASTLES AND CHATEAUX OF OLD BURGUNDYFRANCIS MILTOUN
The black cloth bestrewn with white beads blew up from time to time, laying bare the coffin.
MADAME BOVARYGUSTAVE FLAUBERT
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WORDS RELATED TO BESTREWN

  • bestrewn
  • broadcast
  • cast
  • dispersed
  • disseminated
  • distributed
  • planted
  • spread
  • strewn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.