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synonyms for clapboard

  • board
  • frame
  • ligneous
  • log
  • peg
  • plant
  • slab
  • timber
  • timbered
  • woody
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  • bending
  • flexible
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How to use clapboard in a sentence

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
A third day was commonly spent by a few carpenters in leveling off the floor, making a clapboard door and a table.
LIFE & TIMES OF COL. DANIEL BOONECECIL B. HARTLEY
Mingled with the fierce scream of the band-saws there were the wailings of the lath and clapboard saws.
KING SPRUCE, A NOVELHOLMAN DAY
This building was used by the steward, it was said, while Fairfax lived and died in a single clapboard story-and-a-half house.
THE STRONGHOLDMIRIAM HAYNIE
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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.