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synonyms for dyed-in-the-wool

  • absolute
  • complete
  • confirmed
  • congenital
  • deep-down
  • deep-dyed
  • deep-rooted
  • deep-seated
  • deeply ingrained
  • die-hard
  • entrenched
  • fixed
  • full-fledged
  • genuine
  • hardened
  • ingrained
  • instilled
  • long-standing
  • out and out
  • thorough
  • thoroughgoing
  • through-and-through
  • to the core
  • true
  • unchangeable
  • uncompromising
  • utter
  • well-established
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How to use dyed-in-the-wool in a sentence

Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
But the novel disappeared under the clothes with amazing celerity as the voice of her sister-in-law demanded admission.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Her sister-in-law pointed out to her that old Mr. Warrender had been very attentive lately.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
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WORDS RELATED TO DYED-IN-THE-WOOL

  • blank
  • blanket
  • categorical
  • consummate
  • downright
  • dyed-in-the-wool
  • flawless
  • impeccable
  • out-and-out
  • outright
  • perfect
  • positive
  • sheer
  • thorough
  • thoroughgoing
  • total
  • unblemished
  • unconditional
  • unmitigated
  • unqualified
  • whole
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.