Thesaurus / percussive

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A joke was sacred from implication; it was self-sufficient, vocal in line and curve, percussive.

George CruikshankW. H. Chesson

There are commonly holes in the blade, which give the application a percussive effect.

Their principle, modified to suit work of another character, is seen in percussive rock drills, such as the Ingersoll Sergeant.

It might have been caused by a very heavy fall of snow from a high roof—not sliding, but percussive.

There is no mark in the dictionaries to indicate the percussive brevity of the vowel sound in "suh" as he pronounced it.

The prayers of the Church contain a petition against the spiritus percutiens, or spirit who produces ‘percussive noises’.

It turned hard, and the lock finally yielded with a percussive snap.

The Garden, You, and IMabel Osgood Wright

These machines are of different types, but all depend on percussive action.

opposites of percussive

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