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synonyms for bort

  • gem
  • jewel
  • rhinestone
  • allotrope
  • corundum
  • ice
  • lozenge
  • paragon
  • rhombus
  • rock
  • solitaire
  • zircon
  • brilliant
  • jager
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How to use bort in a sentence

A bit of diamond bort, or even a clear though off-colour stone, may be employed.
ON LABORATORY ARTSRICHARD THRELFALL
Mrs. Bort received Neaera in a way most unbecoming to a pensioner.
MR. WITT'S WIDOWANTHONY HOPE
Let me congratulate you, Mrs. Bort, on having done your duty.
MR. WITT'S WIDOWANTHONY HOPE
Now, who the deuce is Susan Bort, and what the deuce does she mean?
MR. WITT'S WIDOWANTHONY HOPE
Captns boy loves pigtail, so tie it up when bort an put in his pocket.
THE FUNNY SIDE OF PHYSICA. D. CRABTRE
It is situated about a league from Avranches, on the great road from that city to Bort, in the department of Corrèze.
THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION, VOL. 12, ISSUE 331, SEPTEMBER 13, 1828VARIOUS
In trade, the term bort is extended to all small and impure diamonds, and crystalline fragments of diamond, useless as gem-stones.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 3VARIOUS
Much of the bort consists of irregular aggregates of imperfect crystals.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 3VARIOUS
These masses, known in Brazil as bolas, are often called “shot bort” or “round bort.”
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 3VARIOUS
Where anyone was drowned, they said, Nkken tag ham bort, the Nkke took him away.
ST. NICHOLASGEORGE H. MCKNIGHT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BORT

  • allotrope
  • bort
  • brilliant
  • corundum
  • gem
  • ice
  • jager
  • jewel
  • lozenge
  • paragon
  • rhinestone
  • rhombus
  • rock
  • solitaire
  • zircon
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.