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  • as incan
  • as inwarship

synonyms for gunboat

  • bottle
  • bucket
  • canister
  • jar
  • package
  • aluminum
  • cannikin
  • receptacle
  • tin
  • vessel
  • gutbucket
  • pop top
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How to use gunboat in a sentence

The rebels wished to advance from Lutao, but were kept back by the fire from the gunboat Maria Cristina.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Meanwhile, the Australian submarine has got up through the Narrows and has torpedoed a gunboat at Chunuk.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Subsequently a gunboat was sent to San Fernando de la Union to shell the town.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
On that date the American gunboat Petrel and a large steam-launch suddenly appeared in Cebú harbour.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
In January, 1899, a Spanish gunboat silently entered the port without the customary whistling and firing of salute.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The gunboat Alava co-operated by firing shells into the rebel camp situated just outside the town.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
He dashed boldly in, laid his vessel alongside the nearest gunboat of the enemy, poured in a volley, and gave the order to board.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
The gunboat Itasca set out in the darkness of the night and managed to get between the shore and the chain.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
Ten hours of hard toil had passed when he saw the dark hull of a gunboat nearby.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
The Manhattan had found the gunboat and was using the signals.
BOY SCOUTS IN THE PHILIPPINESG. HARVEY RALPHSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GUNBOAT

  • aluminum
  • bottle
  • bucket
  • canister
  • cannikin
  • gunboat
  • gutbucket
  • jar
  • package
  • pop top
  • receptacle
  • tin
  • vessel
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.