Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Anybody that sees you open your envelope sees that you're gettin' full scale.

Things came to such a crisis that at last a little flame was lit and it grew and grew until it became a full scale nuclear war.

Then the horses screamed, the red-faced man roared, and a full scale upheaval was in progress!

In the meanwhile, the war had broken out in full scale, and the disaster at Fort Duquesne had taken place.

He beamed now at the genial cook's greeting, and took out his harmonica, running over the full scale as a suitable answer.

Yeah, and we can start looking for a full scale night attack as soon as good old Alpha hides his hoary head.

“Our Indian pow-wow will turn into full scale war instead of a nice friendly competition,” warned Dan severely.