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

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It often frightens the colt when he feels the girth binding him, and making the saddle fit tight on his back.

Pillars as wide in girth as giant trees had been snapped off to the base.

Now It Can Be ToldPhilip Gibbs

The farmer did so, and Harry took care to see that the girth was secure.

The Shades of the WildernessJoseph A. Altsheler

Then the soldier said, "Come and cut my horse a girth, or I will cut your head off."

The Book of NoodlesW. A. Clouston

They limited the man at his meals, but still his girth increased and he swelled prodigiously under his shirt.

Love of LifeJack London

One of these giants which fell long ago had a height of 435 feet and a girth of 110 feet at the base.

From Pole to PoleSven Anders Hedin

Girth would not haue his brother king Harold fight himselfe.

Our novelists all tell us that as soon as a man's girth begins to increase, he looks ridiculous in a fine frenzy.

Analyzing CharacterKatherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb

The two knights rode slowly back to the head of the lists, where the Discarded was seen to dismount and tighten his girth.

"Now if you won't swell up when I try to tighten the girth," she pleaded, on the verge of tears.

Sunlight PatchCredo Fitch Harris

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