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synonyms for jaw harp

  • harp
  • French harp
  • blues harp
  • harmonicon
  • mouth harp
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How to use jaw harp in a sentence

My coup-d'œil assured me that it was practicable to give to this feature the character of a projecting under-jaw.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
He usually seizes his prey by the flank near the hind leg, or by the throat below the jaw.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
The mirth of timbrels hath ceased, the noise of them that rejoice is ended, the melody of the harp is silent.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Wherefore my bowels shall sound like a harp for Moab, and my inward parts for the brick wall.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He had had his jaw smashed but I have seen men pull longer faces at breaking a collar stud.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
He had a long pale face with an indifferent complexion and the common American lantern jaw.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The constable stared at the cadet for a moment and then his jaw dropped and likewise the club in his hand.
THE MYSTERY AT PUTNAM HALLARTHUR M. WINFIELD
His jaw hardened, and his glance sought the white hand upon which the costly gems glittered.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Perhaps in the full fruition of your genius your music, like the warm western wind to the harp, may bring life to her soul.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
There's Raphael singing, Gabriel accompanying him on the harp, and all the angels flapping their wings to express their joy.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO JAW HARP

  • French harp
  • blues harp
  • harmonicon
  • harp
  • jaw harp
  • mouth harp
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.