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See definition of limes on Dictionary.com
  • as inplaster
  • as incement
  • as infertilize

synonyms for limes

  • adhesive
  • cement
  • glue
  • lime
  • mortar
  • stucco
  • binding
  • coat
  • dressing
  • gum
  • gypsum
  • mucilage
  • paste
  • plaster of Paris
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How to use limes in a sentence

Oranges, lemons and limes have been planted by Europeans and Arabs in a few districts.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
He had settled an incipient strike in the 'limes' departments, originated by Mr. Cosmo Clark's views about lighting.
THE REGENTE. ARNOLD BENNETT
Half-way up the winding track stood his little chapel in a grove of limes.
WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
And by that grassy shore, and beneath those shadowy limes, sat the young lovers.
NIGHT AND MORNING, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
Mary went to the door herself, and glanced across the court through the long tunnel of bare limes.
TALES OF MEN AND GHOSTSEDITH WHARTON
A very pleasant walk leads us along under the grand limes and elm trees that compose the shady boulevards on Lucca's old walls.
CATHEDRAL CITIES OF ITALYWILLIAM WIEHE COLLINS
She could see the first couple walking under an avenue of limes, and near them that young man or monkey, Raikes, as if in ambush.
EVAN HARRINGTON, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
These were exhibited in the form of a beautiful bouquet for Lady Green, baskets of limes and oranges, and great bunches of grapes.
HESPEROTHEN; NOTES FROM THE WEST, VOL. II (OF 2)W. H. RUSSELL
Some manufacturers are marketing limes of fair values under this designation, but the values change as the material changes.
RIGHT USE OF LIME IN SOIL IMPROVEMENTALVA AGEE
I'd stay here, at La Quinta, if you could find something for me to do—like picking the limes fresh for the Daiquiri cocktails.
CYTHEREAJOSEPH HERGESHEIMER
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