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

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For one moment Richard pondered whether he could leap into the water, and drift down-stream with his arms pinioned.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
In a moment Billy was pinioned to the floor, and Black Hank was rubbing his abraded fore-arm.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
But when he stood beneath the cross-arm to be pinioned, his legs played him traitor.
FROM PLACE TO PLACEIRVIN S. COBB
A hollow murmur ran over the crowd like a wave as the gaol doors swung open and the prisoners appeared, pinioned.
A FRONTIER MYSTERYBERTRAM MITFORD
But The Parrot's big grip closed quietly around his wrist at the last offering and pinioned him and held him helpless.
Before he could struggle free, he was pinioned by three other pairs of arms, and was a prisoner.
THE CODE OF THE MOUNTAINSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
Just then a very tall, handsome man with eyes exactly like Judy's pinioned her arms from behind.
But the knights who stood by felled the poor serf to the floor, pinioned him and thrust him into a dungeon.
Forgetting in his rage that he was pinioned, Jocelyn turned to rush upon Charles the Wicked.
Whilst he spoke he still held young Hortensius down pinioned amongst the cushions.
"UNTO CAESAR"BARONESS EMMUSKA ORCZY

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Parnassianadjective | [pahr-nas-ee-uhn ]SEE DEFINITION
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