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synonyms for clapboard

  • board
  • frame
  • ligneous
  • log
  • peg
  • plant
  • slab
  • timber
  • timbered
  • woody

antonyms for clapboard

MOST RELEVANT
  • bending
  • flexible
  • pliable
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How to use clapboard in a sentence

They stride back and forth across the hot pavement, past barns and clapboard houses, dressed in bike helmets, running shorts, and nordic ski boots.
JESSIE DIGGINS IS OUT TO MAKE OLYMPIC HISTORY (AGAIN)JVERSTEEGHJANUARY 24, 2022OUTSIDE ONLINE
To learn the history of the Wampanoags and what happened to them after the first Thanksgiving, a visitor has to drive 30 miles south of Plymouth to the town of Mashpee, where a modest, clapboard museum sits along a two-lane road.
THIS TRIBE HELPED THE PILGRIMS SURVIVE FOR THEIR FIRST THANKSGIVING. THEY STILL REGRET IT 400 YEARS LATER.DANA HEDGPETHNOVEMBER 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The old church was clapboard, and the shooter shot through its walls.
GOD AND GUNSKIMBERLY WINSTONNOVEMBER 4, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Even the little yellow bus that picks them up for school, tootling past neat clapboard suburban houses as well as farmland, seems somehow dispiriting, a symbol of a home-towny way of life that means them no harm even as it hems them in.
HULU'S PLAN B IS AN IMPERFECT BUDDY COMEDY WITH ITS HEART IN THE RIGHT PLACESTEPHANIE ZACHAREKMAY 28, 2021TIME
A clapboard-covered porch extended across the entire front of the house, which faced westward toward Blue.
A FOREST HEARTH: A ROMANCE OF INDIANA IN THE THIRTIESCHARLES MAJOR
There he built a log cabin covered with a clapboard roof and the chimney was built on the outside of the primitive dwelling.
LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
Their first home in this section was a log cabin with a slab floor and a clapboard roof.
LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
Iron fire-shovels were a rarity among pioneers; they used, instead a broad, thin clapboard with one end narrowed to a handle.
A SHORT LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLNJOHN G. NICOLAY
It was a lost fragment of clapboard about four feet long, and with no house to it.
HARPER'S YOUNG PEOPLE, JULY 19, 1881VARIOUS
It loosened a clapboard below the east gable, and shrieked through the partial opening.
THE BIOGRAPHY OF A PRAIRIE GIRLELEANOR GATES
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLAPBOARD

  • board
  • clapboard
  • frame
  • ligneous
  • log
  • peg
  • plant
  • slab
  • timber
  • timbered
  • woody
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.