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  • as inscissors
  • as inshears
  • as inshears

synonyms for clippers

  • shears
  • trimmer
  • nippers
  • scissors
  • snips
  • hedge clippers
  • snippers
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How to use clippers in a sentence

All that the clippers men could see was a sudden, confused struggle, that ended almost before it had begun.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
Along the rail, hard-bitten as the clippers men were, oaths broke out, and mutterings.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
The Flying Cloud and the Staffordshire were followed by about forty fast clippers during the great gold-fever of '49.
MY LIFE IN MANY STATES AND IN FOREIGN LANDSGEORGE FRANCIS TRAIN
In this case, however, I was somewhat more hopeful, for these Natal clippers were not wholly strange to me.
THE CRUISE OF THE "ESMERALDA"HARRY COLLINGWOOD
Among the facts which thus present themselves to notice, is one relating to clippers.
CHAMBERS'S EDINBURGH JOURNAL, NO. 451VARIOUS
It was a name he had just seen in the papers he had read in Clippers' house.
OLD BROADBRIM INTO THE HEART OF AUSTRALIAAUTHOR OF "OLD BROADBRIM"
There was no reply to this; Clippers showed that he was "stumped."
OLD BROADBRIM INTO THE HEART OF AUSTRALIAAUTHOR OF "OLD BROADBRIM"
"It's just like Josiah Broadbrim," said Clippers, in an outburst of enthusiasm.
OLD BROADBRIM INTO THE HEART OF AUSTRALIAAUTHOR OF "OLD BROADBRIM"
After the meal was over, Shorty took a pair of clippers and cropped Jan's long hair close to the skin.
PRINCE JAN, ST. BERNARDFORRESTINE C. HOOKER
In this war soldiers have almost invariably had the clippers run completely over their heads.
TRAINING FOR THE TRENCHESLESLIE VICKERS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLIPPERS

  • clippers
  • shears
  • trimmer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.