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synonyms for full-bore

  • all out
  • at full speed
  • at full throttle
  • bluntly
  • directly
  • openly
  • peak performance
  • wide open
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How to use full-bore in a sentence

It ended on a complaint that she was 'tired rather and spending my time at full length on a deck-chair in the garden.'
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
As long as may be necessary, Sam,” replied Mr. Pickwick, “you have my full permission to remain.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
So he bore down on the solemn declaration that she stood face to face with a prison term for perjury.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
It is full of poetic feeling, and the flesh tints are unusually natural.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Each picture bore a label, giving a true description of the once-honoured gem.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
One would not have wanted her white neck a mite less full or her beautiful arms more slender.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Individual samples may be slightly alkaline, especially after a full meal.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
"Granted; as many as you like," he returned, glancing down into her eyes that were full of thoughtfulness and some speculation.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Felipe was so full of impatience to continue his search, that he hardly listened to the Father's words.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FULL-BORE

  • all out
  • at full speed
  • at full throttle
  • bluntly
  • directly
  • full-bore
  • openly
  • peak performance
  • wide open
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.