Thesaurus / caboodle
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
"Whole caboodle workin' like a charm," he said, good humoredly.
THE DEVIL'S OWNRANDALL PARRISH
Why, I wouldn't give a snap of my fingers fer the whole kit and caboodle of ye, you low-down, sneakin' parcel o' thieves.
BOB HAMPTON OF PLACERRANDALL PARRISH
I suppose a lot of these might as well be thrown away, but well dump the whole caboodle down in the cellar for now.
THE TURNER TWINSRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
Toothbrushes, nutcrackers, babies' baths—the whole caboodle of manufacture—are now set to music.
ANOTHER SHEAFJOHN GALSWORTHY
Ill sell you the whole kit and caboodle in the car and out of it for twenty-five dollars.
RALPH, THE TRAIN DISPATCHERALLEN CHAPMAN
Oh, Star, won't it be wonderful when we can go away from the whole caboodle of 'em, and just be by ourselves?
THE VEHEMENT FLAMEMARGARET WADE CAMPBELL DELAND
"Looks to me as if 'Earty and the bull and the whole bloomin' caboodle'll come over together," muttered Bindle.
MRS. BINDLEHEBERT JENKINS
Why I prefer him to the hull caboodle that you girls have married or are going to marry?
UNDER THE REDWOODSBRET HARTE
You are right—sell off the whole caboodle and start a new life!
PLAYS BY AUGUST STRINDBERG, THIRD SERIESAUGUST STRINDBERG
The whole pack and caboodle are chasing me in a nightmare every time I go to sleep.
THE LANDLOPERHOLMAN DAY
WORDS RELATED TO CABOODLE
- bend the rules
- do a number on
- hit below the belt
- pull something funny
- rip off
- stack the cards
- stretch the rules
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