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After a bit of waiting, Mac decided that the smoke was floating from a certain direction, and we began to edge carefully that way.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Mrs. Newbolt was cutting splints for her new sun-bonnet out of a pasteboard box.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
"It is good to pray here," she said, in a tone the mildness and sincerity of which made the reproach more cutting.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
Instead of cutting new works, page by page, people cut them altogether!
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The rest is done by cutting away two upper and four under-teeth, and substituting false ones at the desired angle.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
He was hurrying towards the corner of the palace grounds when a shriek from Winifred set his teeth on edge.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The first man my eyes lighted upon as I stepped inside was MacRae, humped disconsolately on the edge of a bunk.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
As they went cutting sidewise through the water, the sails bellied taut, with the wind filling and overflowing them.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Squinty turned around, standing on the edge of the little brook, and waited, his heart beating faster and faster.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
Feeling sixteen and very foolish, she sank to the edge of a chair and muttered something about the charm of the room.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
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WORDS RELATED TO CUTTING EDGE

  • bayonets
  • blades
  • bolos
  • cutlasses
  • cutters
  • cutting edges
  • daggers
  • edges
  • lances
  • lancets
  • machetes
  • points
  • rippers
  • sabres
  • scalpels
  • scimitars
  • scythes
  • shanks
  • shivs
  • sickles
  • skewers
  • skivers
  • steel
  • stilettos
  • switchblades
  • swords
  • ticklers
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