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synonyms for garters

  • bands
  • braces
  • shoulder straps
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How to use garters in a sentence

A captain bold from Halifax who dwelt in country quarters, Betrayed a maid who hanged herself one morning in her Garters.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
No one once within was suffered to escape without payment—men were charged a penny, women one of their garters.
YORKSHIRE ODDITIES, INCIDENTS AND STRANGE EVENTSS. BARING-GOULD
But the silk stockings were on, and the garters, with compliments my modest pen declines to preserve.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
Accordingly, in the winter of 1896, the little box containing the sacred garters arrived.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
They were all dressed out in new light-blue capotes and corduroy trousers, which they tied at the knee with beadwork garters.
HUDSON BAYR.M. BALLANTYNE
Then I put the fur rug around me and pinned it with big safety pins what I found on Tommy's garters.
A BUDGET OF CHRISTMAS TALES BY CHARLES DICKENS AND OTHERSVARIOUS
At night before going to bed take one of your garters and tie it in a knot and hang it on the bed-post above your head.
CURRENT SUPERSTITIONSVARIOUS
Probably the fashion of wearing yellow garters owes its present currency to the repute in which they are held as love-amulets.
CURRENT SUPERSTITIONSVARIOUS
Their garters were of the color of their bracelets, and circled the knee both over and under.
THE BEST OF THE WORLD'S CLASSICS, RESTRICTED TO PROSE, VOL. VII (OF X)--CONTINENTAL EUROPE IVARIOUS
When Knyvet arrives on the scene, he has Fawkes more securely bound than with a pair of garters.
WHAT GUNPOWDER PLOT WASSAMUEL RAWSON GARDINER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GARTERS

  • bands
  • braces
  • garters
  • shoulder straps
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.