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synonyms for heaver

  • slingshot
  • arbalest
  • ballista
  • hurler
  • pitcher
  • propeller
  • shooter
  • sling
  • tosser
  • trebuchet
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How to use heaver in a sentence

He was drinking beer like a coal-heaver, and yet you couldn't but perceive that he was a gentleman.
A HISTORY OF PENDENNIS, VOLUME 1WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
In this rickety, filthy, old tenement the coal-heaver rented two rooms on the third floor.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS WANLESS, PEASANTALEXANDER JOHNSTONE WILSON
It is somewhere said in that work that the wife of a coal-heaver is more respectable than the mistress of a prince.
THE CONFESSIONS OF J. J. ROUSSEAU, COMPLETEJEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU
He said he would have been a coal-heaver rather than be dependent upon his relations.
PAUL GOSSLETT'S CONFESSIONS IN LOVE, LAW, AND THE CIVIL SERVICECHARLES JAMES LEVER
He once hired himself as a potman, and then as a coal-heaver.
CLUB LIFE OF LONDON, VOLUME II (OF 2)JOHN TIMBS
It was hers to dwell in a radiant mid-ether, neither to mount to heaver nor descend to hell.
THE INDISCRETION OF THE DUCHESSANTHONY HOPE
He had no cause to love the provincial coal-heaver who had raised a raucous voice to threaten him.
I WILL REPAYBARONESS EMMUSKA ORCZY
A grunt or an oath were the usual replies, but no one took any further notice of the gigantic coal-heaver and his ragged friends.
I WILL REPAYBARONESS EMMUSKA ORCZY
Brent looked more like a coal heaver than a public servant with a well-oiled escalator into the White House.
TEN FROM INFINITYPAUL W. FAIRMAN
No doubt if I were a coal-heaver by day, my wife would see to the fire after dinner while I wrote letters.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 153, NOV. 28, 1917VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO HEAVER

  • arbalest
  • ballista
  • heaver
  • hurler
  • pitcher
  • propeller
  • shooter
  • sling
  • slingshot
  • tosser
  • trebuchet
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.