Thesaurus / cross check
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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In cross-section the burrows varied from round (three inches in diameter) to oval (three inches high and four inches wide).
SUMMER BIRDS FROM THE YUCATAN PENINSULAERWIN E. KLAAS
I cannot believe that God would think it necessary to come on earth as a man, and die on the Cross.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
At Jaques Cartier they had but one batteau to cross the army over with, and were fired upon during the whole time by two frigates.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
"Very well," said the other, handing him a check for twenty-five dollars as a retainer, and straightway left the office.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Father Salvierderra said if we repined under our crosses, then a heavier cross would be laid on us.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Pretty well for "a cross between an Astley's chariot, a flying machine and a treadmill."
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
This he did, erecting at the harbor a beautiful cross bearing the arms of France.
The new Government to preserve public order and check all reprisals against the Spaniards.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
But in the organization in which we live over-production tends to check itself at once.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Am I to check the number of rounds in the limbers; on the beaches and in transit during a battle?
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON