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synonyms for combers

  • swell
  • wave
  • breakers
  • rollers
  • spindrift
  • breaking waves
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How to use combers in a sentence

Russell and O'Toole were old beach-combers, and had hunted eggs before.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
There were signs of a heavy swell outside, and something about "the lift of the great Cape combers" came into my head.
IN THE RANKS OF THE C.I.V.ERSKINE CHILDERS
The Maggie was resting easily on the beach, with the broken water from the long lazy combers surging well up above her water line.
CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
The combers were crashing over the weather rail in solid cascades, and the scupper-ports were not large enough to carry it off.
THE VIKING BLOODFREDERICK WILLIAM WALLACE
At Singapore, Lascars are plenty, and beach-combers you can get for a song a dozen.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
She was butting her snub nose furiously into swelling combers.
THE SKIPPER AND THE SKIPPEDHOLMAN DAY
They know their work now, and I'd only have to ship a crowd of beach-combers and half-breeds at nearly double pay.
"WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD" AND OTHER STORIES OF THE SEAMORGAN ROBERTSON
Combers of wooll made use hereof, and Country people for cuts, aches and hard tumors.
THE WORKS OF SIR THOMAS BROWNE (VOLUME 2 OF 3)THOMAS BROWNE
To either side were tumbling the broken waves, curling away like beach combers.
THE SEINERSJAMES B. (JAMES BRENDAN) CONNOLLY
These slivers are rolled up by the combers ten or twelve together, in balls called tops, each of which weighs half a pound.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO COMBERS

  • breakers
  • breaking waves
  • combers
  • rollers
  • spindrift
  • swell
  • wave
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.