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noun as in gizzard

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It’s a major stick in the craw of civil rights activists who see these moves as aggression against voters of color.

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One image in the film also stuck in my craw: a shot of a little boy in the audience holding up his white stuffed unicorn.

The seizure of this particular spring sticks in the craw of Palestinian activists—see the “infographic.”

The house is full of “sickness and strain,” which Coral escapes by walking through the “dark craw” of the nearby Sap Green Forest.

But what really stuck in my craw was that Pope mindlessly repeated a spate of spurious claims about ethanol and Brazil.

Small craw-fish387 go up as far as the mountains,388 and the larger as far as the confluence of the Indus and the Acesines.

I'll put grit in your craw and bones in your back, and a sup of glue, till you can stand straight and stick to your friends.

In spite of her anxiety, Nell's laughter rang through the room, as she pictured the pompous Mr. Brander thumping his "craw."

"Got sand in his craw, young Beaudry has," was the common verdict.

A bisque of craw-fish may also be served à la Colbert the same as a bisque of lobster.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to craw, such as: abdomen, crop, intestines, and stomach.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.