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synonyms for fly trap

  • box
  • cavity
  • door
  • entrance
  • gate
  • rim
  • aperture
  • beak
  • chops
  • clam
  • crevice
  • delta
  • estuary
  • firth
  • funnel
  • gills
  • gob
  • harbor
  • inlet
  • jaws
  • kisser
  • lips
  • mush
  • orifice
  • portal
  • trap
  • yap
  • embouchement
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How to use fly trap in a sentence

Aristide darted off like a dragon-fly in the sunshine, as happy as a child with a new toy.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Sometimes the animal was caught in a trap which was nothing less than a hut of logs with a single entrance.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
“Confound it, no;” rejoined Mr. Simmery, stopping for an instant to smash a fly with the ruler.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
They must be kept away from flies—a fly can work havoc with a film in a few minutes.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Haggard had disappeared with the celerity of a harlequin who jumps through a trap.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The non-elastic character of water made it unsuitable for a machine requiring a fly-wheel.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
What of the infinite goodness of God in teaching the grub of the ichneumon-fly to eat up the cabbage caterpillar alive?
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Hurrying on to find it, Taijo discovered a hut beside the path, into which he saw the falcon fly.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
I think 6½ feet diameter for the fly, and 9½ inches diameter for the small wheel, will give speed enough to the drum.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
There must be a fly-wheel, with a notch to carry the rope, and also a small notch wheel on the drum-axle.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
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WORDS RELATED TO FLY TRAP

  • aperture
  • beak
  • box
  • cavity
  • chops
  • clam
  • crevice
  • delta
  • door
  • embouchement
  • entrance
  • estuary
  • firth
  • fly trap
  • funnel
  • gate
  • gills
  • gob
  • harbor
  • inlet
  • jaws
  • kisser
  • lips
  • mush
  • orifice
  • portal
  • rim
  • trap
  • yap
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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