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

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Every few days after that the boy took Squinty out of his pen, and let him do the rope-jumping and the acorn-hunting tricks.
One of Yung Pak's favourite toys was a wooden jumping-jack with a pasteboard tongue.
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Jumping up, he presented at the giraffe, which was galloping off about two hundred yards ahead.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
This is better than frightening them out of their skins by jumping out from behind a door and saying "Boo."
Kingston-on-Thames is still provincial in appearance, though now the centre of a great growth of modern suburbs.
Besides the districts mentioned, tobacco is grown largely in that of Frankfort-on-the Oder.
"Jack certainly deserves great credit for jumping in after you," said Pepper, warmly.
THE MYSTERY AT PUTNAM HALLARTHUR M. WINFIELD
Madame Malmaison had always been a little proud of the beauty and grace and sweetness of her fitter-on.
Berwick-on-Tweed lies partly in England and partly in Scotland, the river which runs through it forming the boundary line.

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machinateverb (used with or without object) | [mak-uh-neyt ]SEE DEFINITION