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  • as insexually transmitted disease
  • as invenereal disease

synonyms for crabs

  • AIDS
  • acquired immune deficiency syndrome
  • gonorrhea
  • herpes
  • syphilis
  • the clap
  • venereal disease
  • HIV
  • SIDA
  • STD
  • VD
  • chancroid
  • chlamydia
  • clap
  • crab louse
  • genital herpes
  • genital warts
  • herpes simplex
  • scabies
  • social disease
  • tabes dorsalis
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How to use crabs in a sentence

Besides the water-crabs that we are most of us used to seeing and eating, there are several different kinds of land-crabs.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
Meanwhile our young friends, having caught several crabs, suddenly noticed by the sun that it was getting late.
ERIC, OR LITTLE BY LITTLEFREDERIC W. FARRAR
Old Crabs used to come offen, and consumed a power of wine and seagars at our house.
MEMOIRS OF MR. CHARLES J. YELLOWPLUSHWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
He had to gather fragments of wreck and other things to aid him in his labour, and to search for crabs and crayfish for his food.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
He is denominated the crab-dog, because he principally feeds upon crabs and other crustaceous animals.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
He had no desire for crabs; to have eaten them now would have seemed to him like feeding upon human flesh.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
We succeeded in taking an eel, a few crabs, and a small quantity of snails.
A NARRATIVE OF THE SHIPWRECK, CAPTIVITY AND SUFFERINGS OF HORACE HOLDEN AND BENJ. H. NUTEHORACE HOLDEN
Before leaving to go in quest of crabs, he had ascertained that it had about six inches of water in the hold.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
Yvon recognized the spot where he had so often gathered shells and chased the crabs to their holes when a child.
LABOULAYE'S FAIRY BOOKVARIOUS
Men will combat about a disputed field or country as fiercely as dogs over a bone, or hermit crabs over a shell.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CRABS

  • AIDS
  • HIV
  • SIDA
  • STD
  • VD
  • acquired immune deficiency syndrome
  • chancroid
  • chlamydia
  • clap
  • crab louse
  • crabs
  • genital herpes
  • genital warts
  • gonorrhea
  • herpes
  • herpes simplex
  • scabies
  • social disease
  • syphilis
  • tabes dorsalis
  • the clap
  • venereal disease
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.