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synonyms for garden path

  • life of ease
  • path of least resistance
  • slippery slope
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How to use garden path 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
Ten minutes later, veiled and cloaked, she stepped out alone into the garden.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
It goes without saying that Ferns of all kinds are interesting plants to grow in the garden and house.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Of course it is only the hardiest Ferns which can be expected to grow well in the town garden.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
In such conditions many kinds which do not flourish very freely in the open garden, grow into handsome specimens.
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"But I can't stop to argue about it now;" and, saying this, he turned into a side path, and disappeared in the wood.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
I presume this path does not extend many miles without meeting impediments.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Almost, he saw her visibly change—here in the twilight of the little Luxor garden by his side.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Some of those halls that Mr. Meadow Mouse mentioned ran right out beneath the surface of the garden.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
In spite of this, the garden studio was not wholly forsaken, and nearly every day she accomplished something there.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GARDEN PATH

  • garden path
  • life of ease
  • path of least resistance
  • slippery slope
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.