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See definition of papyrus on Dictionary.com
  • as inpaper
  • as inparchment
  • as inscroll

synonyms for papyrus

  • card
  • note
  • pad
  • poster
  • sheet
  • stationery
  • letterhead
  • newsprint
  • parchment
  • rag
  • tissue
  • vellum
  • filing card
  • note card
  • note pad
  • onion skin
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How to use papyrus in a sentence

It subsequently emerged that many other papyrus fragments in the 5000-piece collection were also missing.
FORGET ART AND GEMS, THIEVES MAKE DISCREET MILLIONS AT THE LIBRARYCANDIDA MOSSMAY 30, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Among the artifacts discovered were pieces of a 15-foot-long papyrus that included texts of the Book of the Dead, a collection of spells written by priests to help the deceased pass through the underworld and into the afterlife.
IN THE TOMBS OF SAQQARA, NEW DISCOVERIES ARE REWRITING ANCIENT EGYPT’S HISTORYSUDARSAN RAGHAVANAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Inside a store room, Ahmed Tarek and Maysa Rabea are placing the jagged pieces of the papyrus together, like trying to solve a jigsaw puzzle.
IN THE TOMBS OF SAQQARA, NEW DISCOVERIES ARE REWRITING ANCIENT EGYPT’S HISTORYSUDARSAN RAGHAVANAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Egyptians also made ropes from papyrus and palm fibers, of which specimens still exist.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
Twelve of these ropes were used, about nine inches thick, some of them being made of flax and others of papyrus.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
When some dexterity had been acquired, the pupil was taught to use the reed pen and write with ink upon papyrus.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
This is a most important papyrus for a knowledge of Ancient Egyptian philosophy.
SCARABSISAAC MYER
The Ebers Papyrus shows us that the specialties were by no means scantily developed.
EDUCATION: HOW OLD THE NEWJAMES J. WALSH
All over the ancient lands are buried and forgotten cities, and in those cities are papyrus scrolls and graven tablets and bricks.
THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
"The king hath spoken," was the subservient reply, while with a low obeisance a roll of papyrus was laid at the royal feet.
SARCHEDONG. J. (GEORGE JOHN) WHYTE-MELVILLE
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WORDS RELATED TO PAPYRUS

  • card
  • filing card
  • letterhead
  • newsprint
  • note
  • note card
  • note pad
  • onion skin
  • pad
  • papyrus
  • parchment
  • poster
  • rag
  • sheet
  • stationery
  • tissue
  • vellum
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.