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synonyms for riveter

  • auger
  • awl
  • bit
  • borer
  • corkscrew
  • countersink
  • dibble
  • gimlet
  • implement
  • jackhammer
  • punch
  • trepan
  • trephine
  • wimble
  • rotary tool
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How to use riveter in a sentence

And presently a riveter in black cap and faded blue jersey climbed down from the swing overhead, and explained things to us.
CAREERS OF DANGER AND DARINGCLEVELAND MOFFETT
He took refuge behind Sutton the riveter, whose gun had made such noise that he had heard none of the clamor.
THE CUP OF FURYRUPERT HUGHES
But, after the first day or so, Mr. Soaping (name of the gentleman I'm telling you about) I know didn't hear the riveter at all.
TURNS ABOUT TOWNROBERT CORTES HOLLIDAY
The riveter is peculiarly useful for ship and bridge-building work where it is impossible to apply an hydraulic tool.
THE ROMANCE OF MODERN MECHANISMARCHIBALD WILLIAMS
From an area in the rear, which was lighted by huge flood lights, came the staccato tattoo of a riveter.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE JULY 1930VARIOUS
He is not like a bolt fitted into a hole by a riveter, nor merely clay in the hands of the potter.
THE ARMED FORCES OFFICERU. S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
The riveter and his mates occasionally practise the ludicrous.
LIFE IN A RAILWAY FACTORYALFRED WILLIAMS
He contrasted the pneumatic riveter with the tiny hammers of the goldsmith.
THE CUP OF FURYRUPERT HUGHES
Sutton, the master riveter, alone received her with just the right hospitality.
THE CUP OF FURYRUPERT HUGHES
The normal order of promotion is from labourer to puller-up, from puller-up to riveter, and thence to the position of chargeman.
LIFE IN A RAILWAY FACTORYALFRED WILLIAMS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO RIVETER

  • auger
  • awl
  • bit
  • borer
  • corkscrew
  • countersink
  • dibble
  • gimlet
  • implement
  • jackhammer
  • punch
  • riveter
  • rotary tool
  • trepan
  • trephine
  • wimble
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.