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See definition of sardine on Dictionary.com
  • as incram
  • as incrowd
  • as injam-pack
  • as inpack

synonyms for sardine

  • crowd
  • load
  • overcrowd
  • pack
  • ram
  • shove
  • squeeze
  • stuff
  • wedge
  • charge
  • chock
  • choke
  • compact
  • crush
  • devour
  • drive
  • force
  • gobble
  • gorge
  • guzzle
  • heap
  • ingurgitate
  • jam
  • overeat
  • overfill
  • press
  • satiate
  • slop
  • slosh
  • squash
  • tamp
  • thrust
  • wolf
  • jam-pack
  • pack 'em in
  • pack in
  • pack it in
  • pack like sardines
  • stive

antonyms for sardine

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  • abstain
  • diet
  • fast
  • let go
  • nibble
  • pull
  • release
  • surrender
  • yield
  • let out
  • open
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    How to use sardine in a sentence

    Another is a dreamof the inside of a river, slips down like sardines in oil,pulls my body long and sleek to chatter about currentsto any otter that would listen.
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    Peppler likes half a rotisserie chicken or a can of sardines.
    LE GRAND AIOLI IS DIP FOR DINNER, THE FRENCH WAYDANIELA GALARZAJULY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    The other night, I made le petit aioli, for two, with these tiny tomatoes, crusty whole-grain bread and a can of sardines — there’s nothing better.
    LE GRAND AIOLI IS DIP FOR DINNER, THE FRENCH WAYDANIELA GALARZAJULY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    They were heavy with sardines unable to fly and lost in the dense fog as they came in from the sea attracted by our lights.
    HERE’S THE REAL STORY BEHIND ALFRED HITCHCOCK’S ‘THE BIRDS’TOM MCNAMARADECEMBER 3, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
    All it had to offer refugees was a five-foot-wide sidewalk to lie down on beside the water, packed, I supposed, like sardines.
    A FALLOUT SHELTER MIGHT HAVE CAUSED YOU TO FALL OUT WITH YOUR NEIGHBORSJOHN KELLYNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    He will eat a plateful of gazpacho or puchero, a sardine, half a roll of bread, and drink clear water as often as wine.
    SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
    We'll start when some young sardine with shoulder-straps finishes his breakfast, and stop when John Morgan tears up the track.
    SI KLEGG, BOOK 2 (OF 6)JOHN MCELROY
    The reader soddens in the consciousness of his own penetration as the sardine, equally headless, soaks in oil.
    LOVE IN A CLOUDARLO BATES
    She's wearin' a palm leaf petticoat and a string o' shark's teeth around her neck with an empty sardine box for a pendant.
    CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
    Salmon are rarely caught by still fishing, but they will take the spoon or a sardine or other small fish impaled upon the hook.
    GAME BIRDS AND GAME FISHES OF THE PACIFIC COASTHARRY THOM PAYNE
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