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chalking

See definition of chalking on Dictionary.com
  • as inmark
  • as inrough out
  • as insketch
  • as inwhiten
  • as inwrite
  • as incolor

synonyms for chalking

  • impress
  • seal
  • X
  • autograph
  • blaze
  • blot
  • blotch
  • brand
  • bruise
  • chalk
  • check
  • dent
  • dot
  • imprint
  • initial
  • ink
  • inscribe
  • label
  • letter
  • nick
  • pinpoint
  • point
  • print
  • scar
  • score
  • scratch
  • sign
  • smudge
  • splotch
  • stamp
  • streak
  • stroke
  • trace
  • underline
  • write
  • adumbrate
  • block out
  • chalk
  • characterize
  • delineate
  • draft
  • outline
  • plan
  • skeleton
  • sketch
  • suggest
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antonyms for chalking

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  • mend
  • smooth
    • brighten
    • darken
    • blacken
    • dirty
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    How to use chalking in a sentence

    At first, some employees chalked up the challenges to the pandemic.
    WILL THIS VIRTUAL OUTDOOR GEAR TRADE SHOW EVER HAPPEN?AMELIA ARVESENOCTOBER 14, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
    You can chalk that up to whatever theory you wish, but with the race narrowing in late October, there was no reason for a politically motivated investigation not to be used for political purposes.
    TRUMPWORLD’S LATEST EFFORT TO UNDERMINE THE RUSSIA PROBE MAY BE EVEN LESS SUBSTANTIVE THAN PRIOR ATTEMPTSPHILIP BUMPOCTOBER 7, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    The two companies chalk up the job cuts as a necessary cost of their larger 2050 net zero ambitions, but investors aren’t fully buying this line of reasoning as they layoffs come amid a deeply punishing year for the oil and gas industry.
    SHELL ANNOUNCES BIG LAYOFFS AS THE PRICE OF ITS NET-ZERO RESTRUCTURING PLAN BECOMES CLEARERKDUNN6SEPTEMBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
    These include drawing a line of chalk beyond the door to a home to encourage families to stay home, an idea borrowed from the Hindu Lakshmana Rekha myth.
    ECON 3.0? WHAT ECONOMISTS CAN CONTRIBUTE TO (AND LEARN FROM) THE PANDEMICCLAIRE BEATTYSEPTEMBER 28, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    IBEW Local 569 also chalked it up as a huge win, issuing a statement that thanked the mayor, Gómez and other Council members.
    BARRIOS WORKED WITH LABORERS AS A COUNCIL STAFFER BEFORE TAKING A JOB THEREANDREW KEATTS AND JESSE MARXSEPTEMBER 24, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    Dunn was there, with several others, measuring out distances and chalking lanes.
    TRAMPING ON LIFEHARRY KEMP
    Meanwhile—or later, between church and luncheon—Waltheof, in the billiard-room, was chalking a cue.
    THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
    I will not go back to revive a name wiped out; it is at least more entertaining to stay here and try chalking out a new one.
    THE KNICKERBOCKER, VOL. 57, NO. 1, JANUARY 1861VARIOUS
    A little, wiry fellow, with cheerful Cockney speech, he stood chalking his cue at a window.
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    It is the custom of the Germans to spare certain houses in every village by chalking up some laudatory notice.
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