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synonyms for dreadnought

  • battleship
  • corvette
  • cutter
  • destroyer
  • frigate
  • gunboat
  • submarine
  • cruiser
  • dreadnaught
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How to use dreadnought in a sentence

The Gladiator wore a lady's bonnet; the Farnese Hercules looked like an old-fashioned watchman, and sported a dreadnought coat.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXLII. VOL. LV. APRIL, 1844VARIOUS
On the 21st of October, early in the morning, the Dreadnought made the signal for the enemy.
HOW BRITANNIA CAME TO RULE THE WAVESW.H.G. KINGSTON
To-morrow, or let us say within three months, England could possess an aerial dreadnought superior to any Zeppelin.
THE GREAT AIRSHIP.F. S. BRERETON
In 1915 the French pinned their faith to a giant triplane, which well deserved to be called "the Dreadnought of the Air."
THE CHILDRENS' STORY OF THE WAR, VOLUME 4 (OF 10)JAMES EDWARD PARROTT
Perhaps the greatest war invention of modern times was the British battleship Dreadnought.
THE ROMANCE OF WAR INVENTIONSTHOMAS W. CORBIN
But now a dreadnought goes down, or a half dozen cruisers, and we scarcely catch our breath at the news.
THE WHOLE ARMOUR OF GODJOHN HENRY JOWETT
When the smoke clears away we may see the Dreadnought sailing calmly down stream.
KEEP-WELL STORIES FOR LITTLE FOLKSMAY FARINHOLT-JONES
As the Dreadnoughts were in good fighting trim, we may find them on the inside of the engine-room of the Dreadnought.
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Such was her speed that a bore was raised by her nose like that which a Dreadnought or an Atlantic liner raises on the sea.
MICHAEL, BROTHER OF JERRYJACK LONDON
Cazalet thought of a sailing-ship and a dreadnought, and the sailing-ship thrown up into the wind.
THE THOUSANDTH WOMANERNEST W. HORNUNG
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DREADNOUGHT

  • battleship
  • corvette
  • cruiser
  • cutter
  • destroyer
  • dreadnaught
  • dreadnought
  • frigate
  • gunboat
  • submarine
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.