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synonyms for fusee

  • Congreve
  • Congreve match
  • Vesta
  • locofoco
  • lucifer match
  • safety match
  • vesuvian
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How to use fusee in a sentence

My brother had bought an unsuccessful one-rater, he re-named Fusee, the year before.
THE SPORTSWOMAN'S LIBRARY, V. 2VARIOUS
One reason was because she clung stubbornly to the old-fashioned fusee long after other people had abandoned it for the spring.
CHRISTOPHER AND THE CLOCKMAKERSSARA WARE BASSETT
I pulled out my fusee-box, struck a light, and looked at my watch.
A NIGHT ON THE BORDERS OF THE BLACK FORESTAMELIA B. EDWARDS
The other day, on the pier at Boulogne, I lit a fusee for the purpose of having a smoke.
DAYS AND NIGHTS IN LONDONJ. EWING RITCHIE
After being strangled at the bottom like the mouth of a phial, it is attached to the end of the fusee by means of twine and paste.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
In an embrasure at a few feet distant, a man with a fusee stood by a cannon.
THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME I, ISSUE 2, FEBRUARY 1891VARIOUS
Before we lighted the fusee, I discovered a large copper cauldron which I thought I might save.
THE SWISS FAMILY ROBINSONJOHANN DAVID WYSS
At the same time the fusee chain Y is wound up round the left-hand end of the crank axle E and the spring X extended.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 17, SLICE 2VARIOUS
Mr. Chalk shook his head, and his friend, selecting one from his case, lit it with a fusee that poisoned the atmosphere.
DIALSTONE LANE, COMPLETEW.W. JACOBS
"Have one o' my matches," he said, proffering his box to Tredgold, who was about to relight his cigar with a fusee.
DIALSTONE LANE, COMPLETEW.W. JACOBS
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WORDS RELATED TO FUSEE

  • Congreve
  • Congreve match
  • Vesta
  • fusee
  • locofoco
  • lucifer match
  • safety match
  • vesuvian
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.