Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Peaches should be cut in half or quartered, and the stones taken out.

The peaches of immortality suggest the apples of the Hesperides.

The greater part of the peaches in the last row were already ripe.

Now there are but two peaches left; yet I cannot tell which ones among you are the worthiest.

This ape has eaten the peaches, has drunk the nectar and also swallowed the pills of life.

You should mix your brandy and sugar before you scald the peaches.

Peaches, prunes, or any suitable fruit may be substituted for the apples.

Peaches we have in any quantity; and the cider they make is capital stuff.

We have several kinds of peaches, coming on at different seasons.

Blackberries, peaches or plums may be used instead of cherries.