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noun as in bully

noun as in runner

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But to do VL, the engine thrust must be pointed straight downward, and the jet is twice the size of a Harrier.

Remember the Harrier jump jet, the vertical takeoff and landing craft the British designed and Hollywood made famous?

But Jack Metcalf had more natural taste for the cry of a hound or a harrier than for the squeak of his fiddle.

Edward Henry pursued lightly, for though he appreciated Mr. Harrier, he also despised him.

Then it happened that the harrier Gonzalo thought most of, having bought him for a high price in England, misbehaved himself.

Besides the crows and fish-hawks, a harrier would now and then come skimming close along the grass.

But there is one bird that most certainly will be seen in the “harrier-country,” and that is the heron.


On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to harrier, such as: oppressor, rascal, annoyer, bulldozer, persecutor, and pest.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.