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synonyms for cant hook

  • fingernail
  • paw
  • tentacle
  • barb
  • clapperclaw
  • fang
  • grapnel
  • grappler
  • hook
  • manus
  • nipper
  • pincer
  • spur
  • talon
  • unguis
  • nail claw
  • ungula
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How to use cant hook in a sentence

Only then did I own that by hook or by crook—and mostly by crook, I was forced to suspect—they had purposely given me the slip.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
His face was hidden beneath a beard of bristling, bushy red, and he had a sharp hook nose and small, bright eyes.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
But I cant stay here all day; Mrs. Towne is to take me to spend the day with the Gesners.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
The sailors tried to catch some with a hook and line, and were fortunate enough to succeed.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
I didnt think much of that, but he said afterward, A man may do in an hour what he cant undo in a lifetime.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
The launch was already under way, and young Cargill trying to avoid it better, thrust with his boat-hook at the side of the lock.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
I cant let you increase your indebtedness, and his pudgy hand lifted the basket and put it on the shelf behind him.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
It was the merest baby—half-an-ounce, perhaps—and it fell from the hook into the herbage some yards from the stream.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
A grain—requiring to be picked out with a pin and microscope—of truth, with a bushel of bunkum or cant.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Cant expect money before its due, I spose, said the old man, licking his thin lips.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CANT HOOK

  • barb
  • cant hook
  • clapperclaw
  • fang
  • fingernail
  • grapnel
  • grappler
  • hook
  • manus
  • nail claw
  • nipper
  • paw
  • pincer
  • spur
  • talon
  • tentacle
  • unguis
  • ungula
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.