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synonyms for lift a finger

  • attack
  • seek
  • struggle
  • work
  • aim
  • aspire
  • compete
  • contend
  • contest
  • endeavor
  • essay
  • labor
  • propose
  • risk
  • speculate
  • strive
  • tackle
  • undertake
  • venture
  • wrangle
  • bear down
  • chip away at
  • do one's best
  • drive for
  • exert oneself
  • go after
  • go all out
  • go for
  • have a crack
  • have a go
  • have a shot
  • have a stab
  • have a whack
  • knock oneself out
  • make a bid
  • make a pass at
  • make an attempt
  • make an effort
  • put oneself out
  • shoot for
  • vie for
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antonyms for lift a finger

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  • idle
  • laze
  • rest
  • surrender
  • abstain
  • agree
  • forget
  • give in
  • give up
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • delight
  • please
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How to use lift a finger in a sentence

Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The hopes of a man that is void of understanding are vain and deceitful: and dreams lift up fools.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Lift up thy hand over the strange nations, that they may see thy power.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Though, as everybody well knew, the doctor had forbidden her to lift so much as a pin!
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He rose upon it, it was under him, he felt its lift and irresistible momentum; almost it bore him up the steps.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
A girl was moved to pity by a picture of a lamb caught in a thicket, and tried to lift the branch that lay across the animal.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Urinary sediments may be studied under three heads: A. Unorganized sediments.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
And the finger he pointed at the girl quivered with the rage that filled him at this trick they had thought to put upon him.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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WORDS RELATED TO LIFT A FINGER

  • agonizes
  • annoys
  • crucifies
  • distresses
  • excruciates
  • harasses
  • inconveniences
  • irks
  • irritates
  • martyrs
  • pains
  • plagues
  • racks
  • strains
  • stresses
  • taxes
  • tires
  • torments
  • tortures
  • troubles
  • upsets
  • vexes
  • wearies
  • wrings
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