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  • as inchannel
  • as infurrow
  • as ingroove

synonyms for fluting

  • avenue
  • carrier
  • means
  • medium
  • route
  • tunnel
  • approach
  • aqueduct
  • arroyo
  • artery
  • canal
  • canyon
  • chamber
  • chase
  • conduit
  • course
  • dig
  • ditch
  • duct
  • furrow
  • gouge
  • groove
  • gully
  • gutter
  • main
  • pass
  • passage
  • pipe
  • raceway
  • runway
  • sewer
  • slit
  • sound
  • strait
  • tideway
  • trough
  • tube
  • vein
  • watercourse
  • way
See also synonyms for: flutings
  • channel
  • corrugation
  • crease
  • crinkle
  • dike
  • fold
  • groove
  • gutter
  • hollow
  • line
  • plica
  • rabbet
  • ridge
  • ruck
  • rut
  • seam
  • trench
  • wrinkle
  • crow's-foot
  • rimple
  • rivel
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antonyms for fluting

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  • closure
  • denial
  • refusal
  • veto
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      How to use fluting in a sentence

      This was no high-pitched fluting from aliens deprived of their sport, but a hissing nightmare cry.
      STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
      As he moved, a bit of gilt fluting dipped forward out of the gloom of the chimney-corner.
      MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
      The fluting of the Doric column will thus be finished in the style appropriate to it.
      TEN BOOKS ON ARCHITECTUREVITRUVIUS
      Even Emmie's faint fluting came out more effectively, and Val could easier have wept than gone on singing.
      THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS
      It shot forth from the central fluting of a column that supported the pediment of the bookcase.
      THE EXTRAORDINARY ADVENTURES OF ARSENE LUPIN, GENTLEMAN-BURGLARMAURICE LEBLANC
      The fluting of the blackbirds in Knockdane only seemed the more mellow for the rain, and skylarks mounted up in rapturous jubilee.
      LIVES OF THE FUR FOLKM. D. HAVILAND
      This may be done by fluting the edge with the fingers or, as shown in Fig. 10, making marks with the tines of a fork.
      WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 4WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
      Each column has a different design above the fluting which runs half-way up them all.
      CATHEDRAL CITIES OF ITALYWILLIAM WIEHE COLLINS
      The basal edge was then reflaked to the desired pitch or level to facilitate repeating the fluting procedure on the other face.
      HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
      The hafting constriction was sometimes partially worked out before fluting.
      HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
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