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synonyms for fish-tail

  • beat
  • bob
  • flutter
  • lash
  • nod
  • oscillate
  • quiver
  • rock
  • shake
  • shimmy
  • stir
  • sway
  • swing
  • switch
  • twitch
  • vibrate
  • waggle
  • wave
  • move side to side
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antonyms for fish-tail

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  • calm
  • leave alone
  • stay
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How to use fish-tail in a sentence

He must be The saltest fish that swims the sea.And, oh!He has a secret woe!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
The dog stood with hanging head and tail, as if ashamed he had let so many of his enemies get away unharmed.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The Arab pricked his ears, swished his long and arched tail viciously, and showed the whites of his eyes.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
It was no worm that Mrs. Robin had found, but Grandfather Mole's hairless tail sticking out of the ground.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
He looked up from his fish and replied, somewhat cuttingly, "By contesting a borough and getting elected."
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Smoking, the angry and fuming king protests, had made our manners as rude as those of the fish-wives of Dieppe.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
But what if I catch the fish by using a hired boat and a hired net, or by buying worms as bait from some one who has dug them?
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
The Taube has been bothering us again, but wound up its manœuvres very decently by killing some fish for our dinner.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
And there shall be no work for Egypt, to make head or tail, him that bendeth down, or that holdeth back.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Or what if I do not fish at all, but get my roast fish by paying for it a part of the wages I receive for working in a saw mill?
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FISH-TAIL

  • beat
  • bob
  • fish-tail
  • flutter
  • lash
  • move side to side
  • nod
  • oscillate
  • quiver
  • rock
  • shake
  • shimmy
  • stir
  • sway
  • swing
  • switch
  • twitch
  • vibrate
  • waggle
  • wave
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.