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synonyms for discus

  • disc
  • plate
  • platter
  • circle
  • dish
  • flan
  • quoit
  • sabot
  • saucer
  • shell
  • discoid
  • discoidal
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How to use discus in a sentence

If one of the other guests had opened their door that afternoon while I was running by, I would have been sent flying like a discus off the ceiling.
SLEEPLESS NIGHTS, HOTEL ROOM SPRINTS, SO MUCH 7-ELEVEN: WHAT IT'S LIKE TO COVER THE TOKYO OLYMPICSSEAN GREGORY/TOKYOAUGUST 7, 2021TIME
Press won gold in the shot put and silver in the discus at the 1960 Rome Olympics, and gold in both events at the 1964 Tokyo Games.
TAMARA PRESS, SOVIET OLYMPIC CHAMPION WHOSE GENDER WAS QUESTIONED, DIES AT 83NEWS SERVICESMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Apollo and the Discobolus are engaged in the same purpose—the one watching the effect of his arrow, the other of his discus.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXVIII. FEBRUARY, 1843. VOL. LIII.VARIOUS
Who shall meet the helméd Arjun in the gory field of war, Krishna with his fiery discus mounted on his battle-car?
MAHA-BHARATAANONYMOUS
It was not till the discus throw that the Scout team suffered an overwhelming reverse.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF LAKEVILLE HIGHLESLIE W. QUIRK
And after the town of Saubha had fallen, the discus came back into my hands.
MAHABHARATA OF KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA BK. 3 PT. 1KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA
The discus then cleft Salwa in twain who in that fierce conflict was at the point of hurling a heavy mace.
MAHABHARATA OF KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA BK. 3 PT. 1KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA
The game is remotely similar to the ancient Greek game of throwing the discus.
OUTDOOR SPORTS AND GAMESCLAUDE H. MILLER
Racing, wrestling, and throwing the discus (a flat, circular piece of stone or iron) were specially popular.
QUINTUS CLAUDIUS, VOLUME 1 OF 2ERNST ECKSTEIN
The athlet, in hurling the discus, put themselves into the best posture they could, to add force to their cast.
RUINS OF ANCIENT CITIES (VOL. II OF II)CHARLES BUCKE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DISCUS

  • circle
  • disc
  • discoid
  • discoidal
  • discus
  • dish
  • flan
  • plate
  • platter
  • quoit
  • sabot
  • saucer
  • shell
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.