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synonyms for knocker

  • carper
  • caviler
  • censor
  • faultfinder
  • hypercritic
  • nitpicker
  • quibbler
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How to use knocker in a sentence

Add an address plaque above your door or install a stylish door knocker.
BOOSTING YOUR CURB APPEAL FOR SUMMER SELLING 2021KHALIL ALEXANDER EL-GHOULMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
The knocker appeared to hear the response, and to assert that it was quite impossible he could wait so long.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
Aristide, however, went up to the door; as there was neither knocker nor bell, he rapped with his knuckles.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
At the bottom of Knocker's Bay is a shoal mangrove opening, of no importance.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
When I am dead the knocker will pass into other hands equally persistent with those of the mighty men who handed it to me.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
This was of oak after a design of his own, and was wide and massive, with hinges of wrought-iron and a dragon's-head knocker.
THE STORY OF THE BIG FRONT DOORMARY FINLEY LEONARD
I knocked at the door with my fist, as there was neither bell nor knocker, and a loud voice from inside asked: "Who is there?"
MAUPASSANT ORIGINAL SHORT STORIES (180), COMPLETEGUY DE MAUPASSANT
Just then came an impatient knock at the door, and the knocker entered, without waiting to be asked.
MASTERPIECES OF MYSTERY, VOL. 1 (OF 4)VARIOUS
He stepped across to the door and dropped the brass knocker, a little timorous at the sound of his own thudding steps.
THE ONSLAUGHT FROM RIGELFLETCHER PRATT
I guess what you want is a cosy little nook with a brass knocker and a nice motherly woman to look after you.
WANDERING HEATHSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KNOCKER

  • carper
  • caviler
  • censor
  • faultfinder
  • hypercritic
  • knocker
  • nitpicker
  • quibbler
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.