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synonyms for saplings

  • flora
  • greenery
  • crops
  • flowers
  • grasses
  • herbage
  • herbs
  • plants
  • shrubs
  • trees
  • vegetables
  • verdure
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How to use saplings in a sentence

Coal is best, but hickory saplings, chopped about two feet long, make a good steaming heat.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
When the branches were not thick enough for a shelter, the women broke saplings and leaned them against the tree.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
We then brought Kari home, gave him his bath in the river and offered him nice saplings and twigs, but he would eat none of them.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
I could feel in the distance the shiver of the undergrowth of grass and saplings indicating the way the animals had passed.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
He plunged heedlessly onward, forcing aside saplings by brute strength, his mind on anything but his path.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Lost Sister had fashioned a rude litter out of rawhide and two saplings, slack between the poles so the girl could not roll out.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
To my surprise she stepped between the saplings at the forward end and called on me to pick up the other end and march.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
In all directions it looked the same; straight towering trunks, saplings, undergrowth.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
All about her were the same straight towering trunks, the saplings, the undergrowth.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
I learned to swing an axe by cutting down saplings, and ran "amuck" among them just as my elders did among the larger trees.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SAPLINGS

  • crops
  • flora
  • flowers
  • grasses
  • greenery
  • herbage
  • herbs
  • plants
  • saplings
  • shrubs
  • trees
  • vegetables
  • verdure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.