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synonyms for shay

  • caboose
  • cart
  • pram
  • vehicle
  • wagon
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How to use shay in a sentence

He drives a white mule, and has managed to put a top of sail cloth on an old ramshackle buggy, which he calls a 'shay.'
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
But there stood the stout old one-hoss shay As fresh as on Lisbon earthquake-day!
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
Here comes the wonderful one-hoss shay, Drawn by a rat-tailed, ewe-necked bay, "Huddup!"
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
You may've noticed 't I'm jush trifle—er, well, some people ud shay zhrunk, Toffski—rude 'n' dish'gree'ble people dshay zhrunk.
TIN-TYPES TAKEN IN THE STREETS OF NEW YORKLEMUEL ELY QUIGG
But they say he has not won a single aërial handicap since that American professor of yours harnessed him to a one-hoss shay.
TALES OF FANTASY AND FACTBRANDER MATTHEWS
You and Soapy Shay go over and tell those men that we are taking a count of all the people in this camp.
WEST WIND DRIFTGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
"Sure as my right name ain't Soapy Shay," returned the witness, holding up his right hand.
WEST WIND DRIFTGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
Mr. Shay suddenly appreciated the poor fellow's dilemma and supplied the necessary relief.
WEST WIND DRIFTGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
Except for the sea-voyage, it might be a middle-aged jaunt in a po'-shay!
POISON ISLANDARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH (Q)
It was a fine moonlight night, and I eat the apples, lookin' out o' the shay winda.
MADAM CROWL'S GHOST AND THE DEAD SEXTONJOSEPH SHERIDAN LEFANU
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WORDS RELATED TO SHAY

  • caboose
  • cart
  • pram
  • shay
  • vehicle
  • wagon
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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