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


Has she not smiled at me, at each stroke of the brush upon the canvas?

For working with a brush upon the photogram, the materials are simple and few.

I asked with great delight as I continued my operations with the brush upon the rebellious lock.

They had now come out of the brush upon a second miniature harbor where a small boat was drawn up on the smooth beach.

Micky struck his brush upon the floor to indicate that the job was finished, and, rising, waited for his fee.

My eyes beheld crude forms of warriors, kings, rising under his brush upon this interminable stretch of cloth.

Instructed by Jim, Phil started with a brush upon the smooth coat of a fine draught horse which was to form one of their team.

Flavia carefully laid her brush upon the dressing table and proceeded to gather into a coil the shimmering mass of her fair hair.

Spread half of the latter with a brush upon successive layers of taffeta, waiting after each application until the layer is dry.

A small piece of ground, say one-sixteenth of an acre, is prepared by burning a large quantity of brush upon it.