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synonyms for guttering

  • dip
  • disappear
  • drop
  • duck
  • fall
  • jump
  • leap
  • lunge
  • nose-dive
  • plummet
  • plunge
  • swoop
  • vanish
  • vault
  • gutter
  • header
  • pitch
  • plumb
  • spring
  • submerge
  • belly flop
  • go headfirst

antonyms for guttering

MOST RELEVANT
  • ascend
  • rise
  • go up
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How to use guttering in a sentence

Guttering things glittered more than ever; loving natures became more tender.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
What of the hope that now flickered and died in her heart, like a guttering candle light?
THE ADVENTURES OF KATHLYNHAROLD MACGRATH
"These old houses are so draughty," continued Angel, looking at the flames, and at the grease guttering down the sides.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY
Constans repeated the words half aloud, holding the paper close to the guttering candle.
THE DOOMSMANVAN TASSEL SUTPHEN
This is being written, to tell you the truth, in the small hours of the morning, in secrecy with a guttering candle.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
A guttering candle stood on the inner sill of the small window and afforded a vague view into a mean interior.
A CHRISTMAS MYSTERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
It was what he said of his mother which caused the guttering in her heart and the weak sensation in her legs.
THE FORSYTE SAGA, VOLUME III.JOHN GALSWORTHY
The roof leaked, the floor was wet and indescribably filthy; their seats were saddles, and their only light a guttering candle.
SERVANTS OF THE GUNSJEFFERY E. JEFFERY
And six guttering candles were about her, and women droned their prayers with a droning as of bees.
THE WIND BLOWETHBRIAN OSWALD DONN-BYRNE
And six guttering candles were about her, and woman droned their prayers with a droning as of bees.
THE WIND BLOWETHBRIAN OSWALD DONN-BYRNE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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