catherine wheels

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synonyms for catherine wheels

On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to catherine wheels, such as: catherine wheel, rocket, signal rocket, skyrocket, and sparkler.

How to use catherine wheels in a sentence

  • And afterwards fireworks; for Jack and Tom have bought a lot of Catherine-wheels and rockets to let off in your honor.

    Girls of the Forest | L. T. Meade
  • What in the world is this sudden discharge of fireworks and Catherine-wheels upon your pastor?

    My New Curate | P.A. Sheehan
  • Directly the plants had lost their anchorage away they bounded like catherine wheels over the plains.

  • Even the Crystal Palace, empty-headed as it is, felt that this was no time for Catherine-wheels.

    The Book of Dragons | Edith Nesbit
  • Her eyes were going round like flaming catherine wheels, but there are certain requests which one has not the option of refusing.

    The Land of Lost Toys | Juliana Horatia Ewing

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