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This flexible, lightweight, rugged moccasin features a graphene-enhanced rubber outsole and bombproof shank plate for cleat-like traction.
THE BEST NEW RUNNING SHOE FOR EVERY TYPE OF TRAILJBEVERLYJANUARY 13, 2022OUTSIDE ONLINE
It’s a lamb shank from Marhaba, a new counter at the Tysons food court.
MARHABA’S STELLAR MIDDLE EASTERN COOKING DESERVES A PERMANENT SPOT AT TYSONS CORNER CENTERTIM CARMANOCTOBER 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The grandest meat, on the other hand, is braised lamb shank.
TWIN BISTROS IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA PUT A PERSONAL SPIN ON INDIAN COOKINGTOM SIETSEMAMARCH 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Its only the shank of the evening, officer, rejoined the old man, as he fumbled with the latch key and finally opened the door.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
The invalid sat on the shank of a mushroom anchor, and smoked his pipe while he affected to superintend the work.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
The Cad bait, with a little hackle round the top of the shank of the hook, kills well.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
Who dat er woicin' dat hebbenly pocklermashun outen dar in de shank o' de night?
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
A stout shank was gripped by the split wood, and strongly bound in its socket with a thong of hide.
THE TERMS OF SURRENDERLOUIS TRACY
That biped Shank's mare is a very respectable animal, which you may borrow; or any body else's who may be disposed to lend.
BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IIVARIOUS
Here's the trail plain enough, but it's all out of the question ter follow on shank's own mare.
THE BOY LAND BOOMERRALPH BONEHILL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SHANK

  • bayonet
  • brand
  • carve
  • chop
  • cleave
  • clip
  • cut
  • drive
  • gore
  • hit
  • hurt
  • injure
  • jab
  • jag
  • knife
  • open up
  • penetrate
  • pierce
  • plow
  • plunge
  • prick
  • prong
  • punch
  • ram
  • run through
  • saber
  • shank
  • sink
  • slice
  • spear
  • stick
  • thrust
  • transfix
  • wound
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