Thesaurus / leech
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One suspected him to be a leech, but pardoned the motive for the manner.

Bohemian DaysGeo. Alfred Townsend

In the "Ingoldsby Legends" Leech found a very congenial field for the exercise of his powers.

Before leaving this repugnant milieu, one may still consider the leech.

Leech draws them as naturally as Teniers depicts Dutch boors, or Morland pigs and stables.

Leech's line, called "the Western Transportation line," takes both freight and passengers.

The surgeon, or he who assumed the office, appeared to unite the characters of a leech and a conjuror.

And listen my old school friend Christodorus, a leech too, lives at Doomiat.

He followed the soldier through the barbed wire that had been set up in a half-mile circle around the leech.

The LeechPhillips Barbee

He adhered to Rose like a leech, and followed her about like a little dog.

White LiesCharles Reade

"I'm glad you had the good sense to follow my prescription, Mr. Nash," quoth the leech.

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