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synonyms for grains

  • rubble
  • deposit
  • fragments
  • leavings
  • scree
  • sediment
  • shavings
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How to use grains in a sentence

But Lucy had noted, out of the corner of her watchful eye, the arrival of Miss Grains, indignant and perspiring.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Old Mrs. Wurzel and the buxom but not too well-favoured heiress of the house of Grains were at the head of the table.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
"It's always the way with them," sighed Miss Grains, who suffered from a complication of romantic tendency and very tight stays.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
It is only disposed to require a pretty strong solution of silver, say thirty grains to the ounce of water.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 177, MARCH 19, 1853VARIOUS
It is less soluble in water than cane sugar, and crystallises in small round grains.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
A womans heart is not made of grains of sand to be blown hither and thither by a mans breath, she said very earnestly.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
They were little reasons, trivial grains of offence which through long years had accumulated into a mountain.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
It is said that some of the Chinese opium smokers consume from twenty to thirty grains a-day.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Mrs. Dodd was not alone; she had two visitors, old Mrs. Wurzel and her inseparable companion, Miss Grains.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Member how you recited dat Leetle 166 drops o water, leetle grains o sand piece, Miss Jess?
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO GRAINS

  • deposit
  • fragments
  • grains
  • leavings
  • rubble
  • scree
  • sediment
  • shavings
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.