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noun as in feet

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The beasts are huge, hulking, fast and unpredictable—tons of muscle, horn and thundering hooves.

The hooves are sawn off, followed by the head, from which the tongue is removed.

Jamie McFadden reminds us of the classic Louis C.K. rant about "rats with hooves," also known as deer.

But "hooves" is a better symbol for the context of the sentence.

At one stage he even sampled a local delicacy, cow foot soup, made from the hooves of cattle.

She released it and flung herself backward to dodge the flying hooves.

Then there came a low and muffled drumming, like the pounding of thousands of hooves.

The answer came in a savage, squealing scream and the pound of cloven hooves.

Then she saw the book, knocked to one side by the unicorn's hooves.

Then he stamped on the ground with his hooves, lifted his head high and neighed three times.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hooves, such as: dogs, hoof, and tootsies.

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