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synonyms for foreleg

  • shin
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How to use foreleg in a sentence

A crimson orifice was seen just back of the foreleg, which showed where the tiny messenger of death had entered.
TWO BOYS IN WYOMINGEDWARD S. ELLIS
Recalling the words of Hank Hazletine, Fred aimed at a point just back of the foreleg, as it reached forward.
TWO BOYS IN WYOMINGEDWARD S. ELLIS
On the plain two mounted Tibetans were pursuing a wild ass, which was wounded in the near foreleg and had four dogs at his heels.
TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
Bill started a bunch of five deer and succeeded in getting a shot and breaking a foreleg of a large doe.
FIFTY YEARS A HUNTER AND TRAPPERELDRED NATHANIEL WOODCOCK
Her tail was a sort of stump, in size and in look very  much like a spare foreleg, stuck in anywhere to be near.
SPARE HOURSJOHN BROWN
In this case the foreleg of the selected side is drawn up by the assistant and held with the ear of that side.
THE ELEMENTS OF BACTERIOLOGICAL TECHNIQUEJOHN WILLIAM HENRY EYRE
But halfway across the next field Dignity put a foreleg into a blind and narrow drain and turned completely over.
SERVANTS OF THE GUNSJEFFERY E. JEFFERY
Her mount struggled to extract his poor broken foreleg from a gopher-hole, where it was sunk to the elbow.
JOHN ERMINE OF THE YELLOWSTONEFREDERIC REMINGTON
The blow missed the moose's head, but fell on the animal's foreleg, just below the knee, and broke the bone.
THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF THANKSGIVING STORIESVARIOUS
Nice pony, but seems inclined to rest that foreleg, don't you know.
MR. PUNCH'S IRISH HUMOURCHARLES KEENE, VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FORELEG

  • foreleg
  • shin
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