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See definition of broomstick on Dictionary.com
  • as inlanky
  • as inmeager
  • as inslight
  • as inbeanpole

synonyms for broomstick

  • angular
  • gangly
  • gaunt
  • rangy
  • scrawny
  • slender
  • spindly
  • attenuated
  • beanpole
  • beanstalk
  • bony
  • gangling
  • lean
  • meager
  • rawboned
  • scraggy
  • spare
  • spindling
  • stilt
  • stringy
  • twiggy
  • weedy
See also synonyms for: broomsticks
  • slender
  • slim
  • attenuate
  • dainty
  • flimsy
  • frail
  • light
  • shadow
  • skeleton
  • skinny
  • spare
  • stick
  • delicate
  • feeble
  • fragile
  • reedy
  • twiggy
  • weak

antonyms for broomstick

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  • chubby
  • fat
  • plump
  • thick
  • squat
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    A stick vacuum tends to bear a passing resemblance to a broomstick.
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    Pause for a few seconds, then tuck up again, pass the broomstick back over your feet, and reverse the movement to the starting position.
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    With a bucket of water and a broomstick he beat out the fire, and went for a run to warm up.
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    The largest and the least dirty white pocket-handkerchief they could find was immediately fastened on to the end of a broomstick.
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    “And you wrote back asking whether it was true, or whether I had jumped over the broomstick,” retorted Lizzie, with a laugh.
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    But before the ghost could speak again, a gorgeous witch came prancing up, carrying a broomstick wound with red ribbons.
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    When a Sark-foot wife gets on her broomstick, the dames of Allonby are ready to mount.
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    WORDS RELATED TO BROOMSTICK

    • beanstalk
    • broomstick
    • hatrack
    • stick
    • string bean
    • angular
    • attenuated
    • beanpole
    • beanstalk
    • bony
    • broomstick
    • gangling
    • gangly
    • gaunt
    • lean
    • meager
    • rangy
    • rawboned
    • scraggy
    • scrawny
    • slender
    • spare
    • spindling
    • spindly
    • stilt
    • stringy
    • twiggy
    • weedy
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