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  • as inreservation
  • as inrestriction

synonyms for grain of salt

  • doubt
  • restriction
  • skepticism
  • catch
  • circumscription
  • demur
  • hesitancy
  • kicker
  • provision
  • proviso
  • qualification
  • scruple
  • string
  • strings
  • terms
  • fine print
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antonyms for grain of salt

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  • openness
  • release
  • help
  • freedom
  • allowance
  • expansion
  • enlargement
  • advantage
  • liberation
  • permission
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How to use grain of salt in a sentence

And I have not had the first morsel of food prepared from this grain offered me since I reached the shores of Europe.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The Afghan was true to his salt, and their own retainers, who had come with them from Lucknow, remained steadfast at this crisis.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Even if poverty were gone, the flail could still beat hard enough upon the grain and chaff of humanity.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Robert Fitzgerald received a patent in England for making salt water fresh.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The men arrived in very bad condition, and many of them blinded with the salt water which had dashed into their eyes.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
The small grain crops had been burned to a crisp, and disaster hung over the land.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The delicious soft rains set in early, promising a good grain year.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
It laid its hold upon agriculture, sowing and reaping the grain and transporting it to the ends of the earth.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
He shall pour frost as salt upon the earth: and when it freezeth, it shall become like the tops of thistles.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
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WORDS RELATED TO GRAIN OF SALT

  • catch
  • circumscription
  • demur
  • doubt
  • fine print
  • grain of salt
  • hesitancy
  • kicker
  • provision
  • proviso
  • qualification
  • restriction
  • scruple
  • skepticism
  • string
  • strings
  • terms
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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