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synonyms for bodkin

  • bayonet
  • blade
  • sword
  • cutlass
  • dirk
  • poniard
  • stiletto
  • stylet
  • switchblade
  • anlace
  • sidearm
  • skean
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How to use bodkin in a sentence

Next from the large casket Mrs. Sin took another smaller casket and a very long, tapering silver bodkin.
DOPESAX ROHMER
He calmly inserted the bodkin in the second cake; seemed to meet with some obstruction, and laid the ball down upon the counter.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Christopher Bodkin of Tuam may, from his character, have conformed insincerely, but this is not proved.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOL. II (OF 3)RICHARD BAGWELL
But I must not say more even to you, dear Mrs. Bodkin, for these are State secrets, which should be sacredly respected.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
We have already been present at more than one social gathering at Dr. Bodkin's house.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
And as for Rhoda, she was away on a visit to Miss Bodkin at the seaside, and had been for some weeks.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
The company began to assemble in Dr. Bodkin's drawing-rooms about half-past eight o'clock.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
But she was troubled about Minnie Bodkin, of whom she became bitterly jealous.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
Even so felt Minnie Bodkin when she had put her secret thought into words.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
Minnie Bodkin, vaguely groping after a theory, had seized on practical benevolence as a means to climb to some higher ideal.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
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WORDS RELATED TO BODKIN

  • anlace
  • bayonet
  • blade
  • bodkin
  • cutlass
  • dirk
  • poniard
  • sidearm
  • skean
  • stiletto
  • stylet
  • switchblade
  • sword
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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