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A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
I saw every crook in the fence, every rut in the road, every bush and tree long before we came to it.
Another fence: who would furnish that two hundred and fifty dollars and secure him for the remainder?
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
They stopped, leaning over a jagged fence made of sea-drift, to ask for water.
I raised my pipe above my head and hurled it against the fence, where it crashed into a score of pieces.
In 1837 the churchyard had some pleasant walks along the sides, bounded by a low wooden fence, and skirted with trees.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
Why should they not dawdle at their labor sitting upon the fence in endless colloquy while the harvest rots upon the stalk?
I don't see anything funny in such tumbles as those, and I surely wasn't making fun of the way you sprang over that fence.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
Joseph tilted his chair back against the steel fence and kindled his cob pipe.
At the sound of the first shot, Black Hood had climbed to the top of the high wire fence to leap into the factory grounds.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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boondogglenoun | [boon-dog-uh l, -daw-guh l]SEE DEFINITION