Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


My mother swept me indoors, loading me with reproaches as we went.

When we got into dock we had lost our turn for loading, and they hauled us off to a tier where we remained for a month.

The loading of ships was once a matter of skill, judgment, and knowledge.

I am commanding a little barque,” I said, “loading here for Mauritius.

Providence has acted pretty mean, loading off that baby on him.

It was the same last year when Captain Hermann was loading here, he said.

Their mode of loading is as curious as the piece and its mode of discharge.

So the artillerymen were bayoneted in the act of loading their guns.

A factor of safety of two is a fair allowance when loading threads.

I—I was so pleased to bring down the deer I forgot all about loading again.