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synonyms for loins

  • femur
  • groin
  • flank
  • gammon
  • ham
  • hock
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How to use loins in a sentence

On his loins was a lion of great fierceness, and coiled round his waist was a hissing mamba (snake).
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
Thou therefore gird up thy loins, and arise, and speak to them all that I command thee.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
And thou, son of man, mourn with the breaking of thy loins, and with bitterness sigh before them.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
And the same John had his garment of camel's hair, and a leathern girdle about his loins: and his meat was locusts and wild honey.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The messenger would take no excuse; and at last, seeing no alternative, we girded our loins and accompanied the Hurkara.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
The course of his river was already traced and his loins were already girded.
THE TRAGIC MUSEHENRY JAMES
A thick black leather strap was also around his loins—evidently part of an old bridle rein.
HARDSCRABBLEJOHN RICHARDSON
They wear around their loins skirts of red sunlight, adorned with sunbeams.
THE MOUNTAIN CHANT, A NAVAJO CEREMONYWASHINGTON MATTHEWS
Surely that great God who had put the breath of life into his nostrils could at will fill his loins with strength.
ROBERT ANNYS: POOR PRIESTANNIE NATHAN MEYER
"I've reason to remember it well," said Tate, putting both hands to his loins.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. II (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LOINS

  • femur
  • flank
  • gammon
  • groin
  • ham
  • hock
  • loins
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.