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


I always had a certain sympathy, you know, with the Robin Hoods.

This hinting at thingsgoing all round Robin Hoods barngets my goatit does so!

The moment he got to Robin Hoods Bay, he was off by himself, and away quite ten minutes, coming back with a showy paper parcel.

Let us give their due, then, to these outlaws of whom I have spoken, these Robin Hoods of the floral world.

Some of his spies must have learned from our conversation and inquiries that we meant to remain overnight at Robin Hoods Inn.

I prefer relating a story which may leave on the mind pleasing recollections of the Robin Hoods of the Sardinian wilds.

And are there many such trips round Robin Hoods barn for us to make on the way down?

These modern Robin Hoods he pictured as little brothers to all the world except the revenue officers.

In this area we always kept to the same sub-sector, relieving as on many other occasions with the Robin Hoods.

Shall we, then, play modern Robin Hoods to this so-beautiful señorita in distress?