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verb as in go separate ways

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Mash the feta and tomatoes with a fork and mix until evenly combined.

That fork may not be worth $100 unless you have an emotional connection to it.

With them, he could use a fork and a knife at the same time to feed himself.

You need access to your arms to eat, and a blanket will either slide off your back or down into your lap when you reach for a fork.

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Right now, we’re sitting with a plate of tangled spaghetti — worrisome political trends that knot together in ways that almost ensure if you’re slurping up one of them, you’ll end up with another on the end of your fork.

For an article in the Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology, the author must fork over $650 for “handling.”

In pot with boiling water, cook potatoes for 15-20 minutes or until potatoes are fork tender.

It is messy enough to be fork-food for all but the most dexterous eater.

Brienne demands the deformed, less savage Clegane brother fork her over, but he refuses, hell-bent on receiving his bounty.

Other times, if you take me out to a good restaurant, I can eat with a fork and keep my elbows off the table.

Pearson flung his knife and fork at it, having forgotten to drop those light weapons when he leaped up.

She had forced herself to eat most of her soup, and now she was picking the flaky bits of a court bouillon with her fork.

Gilbert made a great clatter with his knife and fork, to conceal the laugh that he could not repress.

Among others, an Abb thrice lifted his fork to his mouth, and thrice laid it down, with an eager stare of surprise.

The coals for the smiths I have also ordered, and the same for the engine to fork the first lift.


On this page you'll find 44 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fork, such as: angle, bifurcate, divaricate, diverge, divide, and part.

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