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synonyms for heeler

  • hen
  • poultry
  • biddy
  • capon
  • chick
  • cock
  • cockerel
  • pullet
  • rooster
  • banty
  • barnyard fowl
  • cock-a-doodle-do
  • cockalorum
  • gump
See also synonyms for: heelers
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How to use heeler in a sentence

If you tried to vote some ward-heeler would challenge you and you'd like as not be hauled off to the lock-up.
BUNKER BEANHARRY LEON WILSON
"Well, if you want to make your political heeler an angel, I have no objection," laughed the enfranchised being.
THE HONORABLE PETER STIRLING AND WHAT PEOPLE THOUGHT OF HIMPAUL LEICESTER FORD
The fellow impersonated one of his heelers, took the civil-service examination in the heeler's name, and got the position for him.
THE LAW-BREAKERS AND OTHER STORIESROBERT GRANT
Supposing she had still to go on, week in and week out, in Heeler's noisy, stifling factory.
THE BEGGAR MANRUBY MILDRED AYRES
She told him what she earned at Heeler's, and asked double the amount if she consented to stay with Faith.
THE BEGGAR MANRUBY MILDRED AYRES
The heeler and the howler are alike silent—they have folded their tepees like Arabs and fled in wild dismay.
THE ARMY MULE AND OTHER WAR SKETCHESHENRY A. CASTLE
The man Gryson, who had developed into a heeler of sorts, had been growing restive, wanting more money.
THE HONORABLE SENATOR SAGE-BRUSHFRANCIS LYNDE
"They've got my number," said the ward-heeler, in a convict whisper which was little more than a facial contortion.
THE HONORABLE SENATOR SAGE-BRUSHFRANCIS LYNDE
In the thick of it he seemed to see the ward-heeler standing at his bedside and beating furiously upon a huge Chinese gong.
THE HONORABLE SENATOR SAGE-BRUSHFRANCIS LYNDE
And Blount knew the disappearance was real, because the ward-heeler's own henchmen were searching for him.
THE HONORABLE SENATOR SAGE-BRUSHFRANCIS LYNDE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO HEELER

  • banty
  • barnyard fowl
  • biddy
  • capon
  • chick
  • cock
  • cock-a-doodle-do
  • cockalorum
  • cockerel
  • gump
  • heeler
  • hen
  • poultry
  • pullet
  • rooster
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.