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synonyms for cudgeled

  • assail
  • berate
  • castigate
  • excoriate
  • scold
  • upbraid
  • attack
  • blister
  • bludgeon
  • censure
  • criticize
  • cudgel
  • denounce
  • flay
  • flog
  • hammer
  • hit
  • pan
  • pelt
  • pound
  • pummel
  • rebuke
  • reprimand
  • roast
  • scorch
  • scourge
  • shellac
  • slam
  • slap
  • slash
  • smear
  • smother
  • strike
  • thrash
  • trim
  • wallop
  • whip
  • lash into
  • rake over the coals
  • read the riot act
  • rip into
  • scathe
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antonyms for cudgeled

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  • compliment
  • laud
  • praise
  • approve
  • fail
  • flatter
  • lose
  • protect
  • surrender
  • uphold
  • unravel
  • illustrate
  • clarify
  • neglect
  • forget
  • explain
  • elucidate
  • ignore
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    How to use cudgeled in a sentence

    This was quite an undertaking, and a great many bright men cudgeled their brains as to the best means of accomplishing the result.
    HOW TO SUCCEED AS AN INVENTORGOODWIN B. SMITH
    The Berserkers' brides I on Læsso cudgeled; they the worst had perpetrated, the whole people, had seduced.
    THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
    Thou shalt be soundly cudgeled, if I heartily begin, and let thy tail fall, Hrimgerd!
    THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
    I shook my clenched hand after them; at that moment, I think I could have cudgeled Will without compunction.
    THE FATAL GLOVECLARA AUGUSTA JONES TRASK
    There was something familiar about him and Bert cudgeled his brains to remember where he had met him.
    BERT WILSON'S TWIN CYLINDER RACERJ. W. DUFFIELD
    He remembered that he had forgotten something, and cudgeled his brains to make out what it was.
    IN THE MIDST OF ALARMSROBERT BARR
    The Herd-Boss sympathized deeply with him, and cudgeled his brains for a way to help.
    SI KLEGG, BOOK 4 (OF 6)JOHN MCELROY
    Harnessed and mounted, cursed, cudgeled and spurred he starts on his weary pilgrimage.
    THE ARMY MULE AND OTHER WAR SKETCHESHENRY A. CASTLE
    I slackened my pace, and cudgeled my brain, as the saying is, for some moments.
    A NEW SENSATIONALBERT ROSS
    The sailor cudgeled his brain but could think of nothing suitable.
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