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The Duchess had also a tent for their sick men; so that we had a small town of our own here, and every body employed.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The garrison of the town and fortress was nearly three thousand strong.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
"I don't know whether I am going to like this or not--this coming to live in town," thought the little pig.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
Beginners must be warned against mistaking the edges of cells, or particles which have retained the red stain, for bacilli.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
“You appear to feel it so,” rejoined Mr. Pickwick, smiling at the clerk, who was literally red-hot.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
Of course it is only the hardiest Ferns which can be expected to grow well in the town garden.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Ripperda's eye fell upon the mantle,—it was discoloured a dark red in many places, he nodded his head, and the man withdrew.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
C was a Captain, all covered with lace; D was a drunkard, and had a red face.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO PAINT THE TOWN RED

  • beat the drum
  • cut loose
  • enjoy
  • feast
  • get down
  • get it on
  • go to town
  • jubilate
  • kick up one's heels
  • let loose
  • let off steam
  • live it up
  • make merry
  • paint the town red
  • party
  • raise hell
  • raise the roof
  • rejoice
  • revel
  • revere
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Fletcherizeverb (used with or without object) | [flech-uh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION