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synonyms for kedge

  • mainstay
  • ballast
  • bower
  • comfort
  • defense
  • fastener
  • foothold
  • grapnel
  • grip
  • hold
  • hook
  • mooring
  • pillar
  • protection
  • safeguard
  • security
  • staff
  • stay
  • support
  • grappling iron
  • mud hook
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antonyms for kedge

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  • harm
  • hurt
  • injury
  • release
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How to use kedge in a sentence

He was on his way to make some inquiries of a firm of solicitors, Messrs. Kedge and Reck, strangers to him in all but name.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
"We have no clerk of that name," repeated Mr. Kedge, pushing back some papers on the table.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Mr. Kedge, without any circumlocution, asked whether he remembered any clerk of the name of Gordon having been in the house.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Evening following your instructions, had to see managing clerk of Kedge and Reck; was engaged on a little matter for them.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Lordship made a joke of it; took up the matter as a brother ought; wrote himself to Kedge and Reck to get it settled.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
The Naturaliste found only occasion to moor with a kedge, merely to keep the cable clear of the anchor.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
He has been in Australia for several years, he says; went there directly after he left Kedge and Reck's that autumn.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Others fell to work with Mr. Crevay, rigging the kedge-anchor or lowering away the long-boat.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
Feeling the way I do to-night, I'd better keep the conversation kedge well hooked.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
Next morning a kedge-anchor (about five hundred-weights) was lowered with the remainder of the chain.
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WORDS RELATED TO KEDGE

  • ballast
  • bower
  • comfort
  • defense
  • fastener
  • foothold
  • grapnel
  • grappling iron
  • grip
  • hold
  • hook
  • kedge
  • mainstay
  • mooring
  • mud hook
  • pillar
  • protection
  • safeguard
  • security
  • staff
  • stay
  • support
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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