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See definition of irons on Dictionary.com
  • as inbond
  • as infetters
  • as inhandcuff
  • as inshackle
  • as invinculum

synonyms for irons

  • band
  • binding
  • chain
  • connection
  • cord
  • fastening
  • fetter
  • gunk
  • handcuff
  • hookup
  • ligature
  • link
  • linkage
  • manacle
  • network
  • nexus
  • rope
  • shackle
  • tie
  • tie-in
  • wire
  • stickum
  • shackle
  • band
  • binding
  • chain
  • connection
  • cord
  • fastening
  • fetter
  • gunk
  • hobble
  • hookup
  • iron
  • ligature
  • link
  • linkage
  • manacle
  • network
  • nexus
  • restraint
  • rope
  • tie
  • tie-in
  • wire
  • stickum
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How to use irons in a sentence

The place was used as a lock-up for some time after the incorporation, and the old irons were kept on show for years.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
The steam-shoveller was removed, or the tormentor irons raised, when only the harrow was required.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Suddenly, there was a considerable clatter of fire-irons, and his violent start surprised Margaret.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
But I have put as many irons in against this folly of the disarming as I could manage.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
One of his legs, he said, was rendered useless by the pressure of irons for eight years.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOL. II (OF 3)RICHARD BAGWELL
The doll fell with a great crash, into the fender among the fire-irons, and there was a little burst of laughter.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
It then grew very irksome to him to bear his irons, and he rarely went out to walk.
MY TEN YEARS' IMPRISONMENTSILVIO PELLICO
Also there were hammers and anvils and soldering irons and a charcoal furnace and many other tools such as a tinsmith works with.
THE TIN WOODMAN OF OZL. FRANK BAUM
One end of this plate is placed between and riveted to two angle irons which are riveted to the shell of the boiler.
AN INTRODUCTION TO MACHINE DRAWING AND DESIGNDAVID ALLAN LOW
She returned in about ten minutes with a dressing-gown over her arm and a pair of curling-irons in her hand.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO IRONS

  • band
  • binding
  • chain
  • connection
  • cord
  • fastening
  • fetter
  • gunk
  • handcuff
  • hookup
  • irons
  • ligature
  • link
  • linkage
  • manacle
  • network
  • nexus
  • rope
  • shackle
  • stickum
  • tie
  • tie-in
  • wire
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.