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  • as incart
  • as incot
  • as instretcher

synonyms for gurney

  • rickshaw
  • truck
  • wagon
  • barrow
  • buggy
  • dolly
  • dray
  • gig
  • handcart
  • palanquin
  • pushcart
  • tumbrel
  • wheelbarrow
  • curricle
  • tilbury
  • two-wheeler
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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How to use gurney in a sentence

The hospital was in chaos and the wards were packed, with all 708 covid beds occupied—so 69-year-old Joseph Paul Alvares, a cancer survivor, had to lie on a gurney for nearly three days for a bed to become available.
WHAT WENT SO WRONG WITH COVID IN INDIA? EVERYTHING.SONIA FALEIROJULY 5, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Diaz and Sanchez wheeled their patient toward the back entrance of the emergency department, where they joined a phalanx of other gurneys.
THE BROKEN FRONT LINEBY AVA KOFMAN, PHOTOGRAPHY BY KENDRICK BRINSON AND DAVID WALTER BANKSAPRIL 7, 2021PROPUBLICA
Members of his crew, recently arrived from Mumbai, were maneuvering around vestigial baby cots and gurneys.
NETFLIX V MODI AND THE BATTLE FOR INDIAN CINEMA’S SOULKONSTANTIN KAKAESMARCH 24, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
When the family went into the hospital room, Young was lying on a gurney.
A TEMP WORKER DIED ON THE JOB AFTER FEDEX DIDN’T FIX A KNOWN HAZARD. THE FINE: $7,000.BY WENDI C. THOMAS, MLK50: JUSTICE THROUGH JOURNALISMDECEMBER 23, 2020PROPUBLICA
At the company’s flagship Los Angeles hospital, persistent elevator breakdowns sometimes require emergency room nurses to wheel patients on gurneys across a public street as a security guard attempts to halt traffic.
INVESTORS EXTRACTED $400 MILLION FROM A HOSPITAL CHAIN THAT SOMETIMES COULDN’T PAY FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES OR GAS FOR AMBULANCESBY PETER ELKIND WITH DORIS BURKESEPTEMBER 30, 2020PROPUBLICA
"She doesn't know anything you want to know," exclaimed Eliza Gurney, coming into the room.
IN THE ONYX LOBBYCAROLYN WELLS
Miss Gurney was not a beautiful woman at best, and her rage transformed her into a veritable termagant.
IN THE ONYX LOBBYCAROLYN WELLS
There are no women sufficiently interested in his death to be suspected of it except Letitia and Eliza Gurney.
IN THE ONYX LOBBYCAROLYN WELLS
She suppressed a shriek at the moment; but she could not tell Mr. Gurney of it afterward, without tears.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VII, DECEMBER 1850, VOL. IIVARIOUS
Mr. Gurney was very gentle; but, as he said, what could he suggest but indigestion, or some such cause of nervous disturbance?
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VII, DECEMBER 1850, VOL. IIVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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WORDS RELATED TO GURNEY

  • barrow
  • buggy
  • curricle
  • dolly
  • dray
  • gig
  • gurney
  • handcart
  • palanquin
  • pushcart
  • rickshaw
  • tilbury
  • truck
  • tumbrel
  • two-wheeler
  • wagon
  • wheelbarrow
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.