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synonyms for mercy stroke

  • blow
  • clincher
  • comeuppance
  • deathblow
  • defeat
  • final blow
  • final stroke
  • kill
  • knockout
  • mortal blow
  • quietus
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How to use mercy stroke in a sentence

Brethren are a help in the time of trouble, but mercy shall deliver more than they.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Have mercy on thy people, upon whom thy name is invoked: and upon Israel, whom thou hast raised up to be thy firstborn.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
If she have a tongue that can cure, and likewise mitigate and shew mercy: her husband is not like other men.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
I hope the French Government will recognize this dashing stroke of d'Amade's by something more solid than a thank you.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Henceforth he must remember Winifred only when his sword was at the throat of some wretched mutineer appealing for mercy.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
She did shout for joy, as with a sweeping stroke or two she lifted her body to the surface of the water.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Her pulse was beneath his fingers, and with every stroke of it he felt more keenly the mystery and cruelty of life.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
And thou hast delivered me, according to the multitude of the mercy of thy name, from them that did roar, prepared to devour.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
I remembered thy mercy, O Lord, and thy works, which are from the beginning of the world.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
I could find in the Bible more instances of Jahweh's cruelty and barbarity and lack of mercy than I can find room for.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MERCY STROKE

  • blow
  • clincher
  • comeuppance
  • deathblow
  • defeat
  • final blow
  • final stroke
  • kill
  • knockout
  • mercy stroke
  • mortal blow
  • quietus
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.