Thesaurus / pastime
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As the debates among experts continue, many older people who are being vaccinated welcome the possibility of returning to favorite pastimes, hugging a loved one and taking better care of themselves.
MANY WHO HAVE RECEIVED THE CORONAVIRUS VACCINE WONDER: WHAT CAN I SAFELY DO?LAURIE MCGINLEY, LENNY BERNSTEINFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
As it turns out, there’s a unique term, from the Dutch, for this sort of pastime.
THE SIMPLE DUTCH CURE FOR STRESS - FACTS SO ROMANTICALICE FLEERACKERSOCTOBER 26, 2020NAUTILUS
It was this last pastime that primed him to come up with an idea for producing water vortices.
AN UNEXPECTED TWIST LIGHTS UP THE SECRETS OF TURBULENCEDAVID H. FREEDMANSEPTEMBER 3, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Everyone with whom he came in contact regarded music merely as a pastime, without serious significance in life.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
The young lawyer was abruptly interrupted in his pastime of ejecting Scattergood forcibly.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
Stanley Hall also went for pastime, and Billy Towler slid into the boat like an eel, without leave, just as it pushed off.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
The pastime consisted of riding on horseback and aiming a lance at one of the holes in the broad end of the crossbar.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
He was with me in the first Asturian campaign—a fellow who has a fortune, and loves doctoring as a pastime.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
WORDS RELATED TO PASTIME
- R and R
- field day
- fun and games
- leisure activity
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