Thesaurus / rend

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And the vitals of a wolf could no more strongly have felt the instinct to rend.

His brow darkened, and he clutched them more securely to rend them with an effort.

The FirebrandS. R. Crockett

Equally beautiful and still more pathetic, is "My Heid is like to rend, Willie."

The Genius of ScotlandRobert Turnbull

Had it feared to come within reach of fangs that might turn and rend it?

Queen of the Black CoastRobert E. Howard

Its action was so terrific that it did not rend or crack metal or stone which it struck.

"I think things are better," he said, after a few minutes, to Rend.

A Girl of the CommuneGeorge Alfred Henty

From the graves they have made they shall rise up never,Who have left nought living to ravage and rend.

Slowly and one by one came those convulsive sobs—that rend and wrench the physical frame as earthquakes do the earth.

Miriam MonfortCatherine A. Warfield

The elements might rend the rocks; but hearts they could not scar!

Cape of StormsPercival Pollard

It was long since they had first begun to grip and rend his heart.

Crime and PunishmentFyodor Dostoevsky

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