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synonyms for gopher

  • grunt
  • peon
  • bottom person on the totem pole
  • gal Friday
  • go getter
  • guy Friday
  • hired help
  • low person on the totem pole
  • office boy
  • office girl
  • scrub
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How to use gopher in a sentence

His seedlings baked in the sun, or were eaten by gophers, rabbits and rodents.
CODY PETTERSON’S QUIXOTIC CRUSADE FOR CHANGE ANIMATES HIS RUN FOR SDUSD’S DISTRICT C BOARD SEATJAKOB MCWHINNEYAUGUST 17, 2022VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
If gophers do purposely aid the growth of food in this way, it might count as a simple type of farming.
GOPHERS MIGHT BE FARMERS, A CONTROVERSIAL STUDY SUGGESTSSHARON OOSTHOEKAUGUST 1, 2022SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
What qualifies the gophers as farmers and sets them apart from, say, cattle … is that gophers cultivate and maintain this ideal environment for roots to grow.
GOPHERS MIGHT BE FARMERS, A CONTROVERSIAL STUDY SUGGESTSSHARON OOSTHOEKAUGUST 1, 2022SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Tunnel digging takes a lot of energy — up to 3,400 times as much as walking along the surface for gophers.
DO GOPHERS FARM ROOTS? IT’S NOT AS CLEAR AS VIRAL ARTICLES CLAIMSHARON OOSTHOEKJULY 14, 2022SCIENCE NEWS
The pair took root samples from soil adjacent to 12 gopher tunnels and extrapolated how much root mass a gopher would encounter as it excavated a meter of tunnel.
DO GOPHERS FARM ROOTS? IT’S NOT AS CLEAR AS VIRAL ARTICLES CLAIMSHARON OOSTHOEKJULY 14, 2022SCIENCE NEWS
Gopher tortoises in Florida are fond of plants like grapes, paintbrush flowers, and buttonweed.
HOW TO TURN YOUR GARDEN INTO A TORTOISE SANCTUARYNATALIE WALLINGTONSEPTEMBER 21, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Sophomore Crew Bold also joined the effort and posted links to “Save Gopher Gymnastics” on Instagram, convinced it was possible if they rallied enough donors, signatures and passion.
CAN MEN’S COLLEGE GYMNASTICS BE SAVED? MINNESOTA IS TRYING, EVEN ON ITS WAY OUT.LIZ CLARKEAPRIL 16, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I wudden't be surprised to know that a bear had a tillyphone in his room, an' that th' gopher complained iv his gas bills.
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
"It's my idea that the gopher isn't in here at all," announced Curley, with emphasis.
THE PONY RIDER BOYS IN TEXASFRANK GEE PATCHIN
Why, you could have knocked me down with the kick of a gopher I was so dumfounded!
WARRIOR GAPCHARLES KING
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WORDS RELATED TO GOPHER

  • bearer
  • carrier
  • dispatcher
  • emissary
  • envoy
  • express
  • go-between
  • gofer
  • gopher
  • herald
  • intelligencer
  • internuncio
  • runner
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