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See definition of creel on Dictionary.com
  • as inbasket
  • as inhamper

synonyms for creel

  • box
  • crate
  • bassinet
  • bin
  • bushel
  • cradle
  • hamper
  • nacelle
  • pannier
  • bassinet
  • carton
  • crate
  • pannier
  • laundry basket
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How to use creel in a sentence

And this is one reason why the modern fisherman always carries a creel.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He had been drawing on his waders and buckling on his creel.
THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
For this purpose the Strathspey lads got an old creel to put him in and some straw to light under it.
THE SCIENCE OF FAIRY TALESEDWIN SIDNEY HARTLAND
So I got down and drew this wattle from the side of a turf creel,—you see it is a strong blackthorn, and good stuff too.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. I (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
Provided with this most charming and effective of lures, the angler is always sure to fill his creel.
PUNCHINELLO, VOL. 1, NO. 6, MAY 7, 1870VARIOUS
The trout rose as rapidly and gamily as on the previous day, and I soon had a load in my creel that pulled down uncomfortably.
CRUISINGS IN THE CASCADESGEORGE O. SHIELDS
His life will be the pleasanter for the interest he takes in theirs, and the skill he acquires in bringing them to bag and creel.
IN NEW ENGLAND FIELDS AND WOODSROWLAND E. ROBINSON
In order to do this it is necessary to have spools placed in a definite position in a frame called a creel.
TEXTILESWILLIAM H. DOOLEY
Twelve of these pretty fellows, with a brace of good trout for the top, filled my big creel to the brim.
LITTLE RIVERSHENRY VAN DYKE
Tossed carelessly into one corner were a fishing-rod and a creel.
THE SHERIFF'S SONWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CREEL

  • bassinet
  • bin
  • box
  • bushel
  • cradle
  • crate
  • creel
  • hamper
  • nacelle
  • pannier
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.