Thesaurus / big stick
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Who was going to come down when you was hitting at him with that big stick?
QUICKSILVERGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
The devils in the beast, cries the bad old man, and he beat the dog with a big stick.
But he found that he still had his knife in his pocket, so he cut a big stick to protect himself with.
George sauntering heavily down the lanes with his big stick, and little Jack larking with the pretty girls in the cottage windows.
He had a big stick, and carried a large flat valise in one hand.
RUDDER GRANGEFRANK R. STOCKTON
The old man picked up a big stick to beat its head, but the iguana cut the string and ran away.
FILIPINO POPULAR TALESDEAN S. FANSLER
He took nothing with him but his fists and a big stick as he went in search of Henry Thorne.
DOCTOR THORNEANTHONY TROLLOPE
It substitutes the record card for the "big stick," yet the record card itself is the biggest stick ever devised.
You are a fool because you lay in wait with a big stick to bang your enemy about the head.
WILD MARGARETGERALDINE FLEMING
Even the big stick she had used to keep the old sheep from butting her over was behind the door where she had left it.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.