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synonyms for hickory

  • business
  • staff
  • baton
  • billy
  • blackjack
  • bludgeon
  • cosh
  • cudgel
  • hammer
  • mace
  • mallet
  • nightstick
  • persuader
  • quarterstaff
  • rosewood
  • sap
  • shill
  • shillelagh
  • swatter
  • truncheon
  • works
  • conk buster
  • convincer
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How to use hickory in a sentence

Chanty said the Youngkins are not registered to vote at the Hickory precinct, making the teen’s effort to cast a ballot there even more peculiar.
VIRGINIA GOV.-ELECT YOUNGKIN’S UNDERAGED SON TRIED TO VOTE IN TUESDAY’S ELECTION, ELECTIONS OFFICIALS SAIDANTONIO OLIVONOVEMBER 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Once the fog disappears, you’re left with a stack of hickory-kissed ribs, meaty and tender if sweeter than I like.
COUNT ON CRISP AND JUICY FRIED CHICKEN AT THE BUSTLING NEW YARDBIRD IN D.C.TOM SIETSEMAJUNE 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Hickory is a common smoky flavor profile in barbecue, and many sauces achieve that flavor by using liquid smoke, which is created by burning hickory at high temperatures to make smoke that’s then collected and transformed.
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO BARBECUE SAUCESLAZARUS LYNCHJUNE 11, 2021EATER
After all, each halibut, hickory tree, or human being appears to be distinct and fixed in time—or at least identifiable as this object, this creature, this person.
OVER TIME, BUDDHISM AND SCIENCE AGREE - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGDAVID P. BARASHDECEMBER 23, 2020NAUTILUS
Pecan is a southern species of hickory with a flavor that resembles most other hickory nuts.
13 EDIBLE PLANTS YOU CAN STILL FIND IN THE WINTERBY TIM MACWELCH/OUTDOOR LIFEDECEMBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Of course he was contemplating the application of a "two year old hickory," as he went on at the rate of two forty.
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There was a quiet, cynical smile on his face as he sat there beating a tattoo on his leggings with a hickory twig.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Coal is best, but hickory saplings, chopped about two feet long, make a good steaming heat.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Holding out his hand, white as a woman's, a diamond flashed on the ring-finger as large as a hickory nut.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
Without a word, Jim's right hand crept stealthily inside his hickory shirt, where a button was missing.
THE SHEPHERD OF THE HILLSHAROLD BELL WRIGHT
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WORDS RELATED TO HICKORY

  • baton
  • billy
  • blackjack
  • bludgeon
  • business
  • conk buster
  • convincer
  • cosh
  • cudgel
  • hammer
  • hickory
  • mace
  • mallet
  • nightstick
  • persuader
  • quarterstaff
  • rosewood
  • sap
  • shill
  • shillelagh
  • staff
  • swatter
  • truncheon
  • works
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.