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noun as in roof

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It’s notable that two canid species living on separate continents both fish, Gable says.

“I would be shocked if this was the only fox to have learned how to fish,” Gable says.

The trouble with Gable was that he was under contract to MGM.

Clark Gable and Robert Taylor and Tyrone Power could make women sigh.

One of her courtiers bet that Clark Gable as Rhett Butler would be her ideal, “a privateer, a romantic, and a fabulous cad.”

Led by Clark Gable, the men aboard rise up and take back the ship.

He is like you would imagine a young hipster Clark Gable would be and he's got a leer on him that won't quit.

Tim's letter was in my pocket and the sun was still high over the gable of the mill.

The wall finishes in a gable and the whole west wall is a true termination of the nave which lies behind.

And yet you appreciate so keenly my old enamels, and your eye seeks out, in a minute, a picturesque roof or gable.

In a few minutes, the gable end where the chimney was built, in its turn, sank into the abyss.

The regular form of the buildings was rectangular, the gable sides probably being shorter than the others.


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gable, such as: ceiling, house, canopy, covering, crown, and cupola.

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