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synonyms for shiner

  • bad name
  • black mark
  • blemish
  • disgrace
  • dishonor
  • shame
  • smear
  • stain
  • stigma
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How to use shiner in a sentence

The shiner that developed meant I had to spend the first five minutes of every video call explaining what had happened.
BROKEN WINDOWS, ‘CUDDLING BREAKS’ AND INTERRUPTED VIDEO CALLS: PARENTS SHARE REALITIES OF JUGGLING WORK WHILE HOMESCHOOLING KIDSJESSICA DAVIESFEBRUARY 26, 2021DIGIDAY
They could only film one side of John Francis Daley’s face that day, given the shiner he got from “catching a flyball with his eye by accident,” as his TV mom, Becky Ann Baker, now puts it.
HOW ‘FREAKS AND GEEKS’ WENT FROM MISFIT DRAMEDY TO CULT CLASSIC, AS TOLD BY ITS CAST AND CREATORS: ‘PEOPLE JUST LIKE IT SO MUCH THAT IT THRUSTS ITSELF FROM THE GRAVE’SONIA RAOJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
His untidy hair was rumpled, as if someone had been hanging onto it while in the process of giving him the shiner.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
This he cut open, and trimmed down with his knife until it resembled a large shiner.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
The name Helen is philologically allied to Helios the Sun, and is generally interpreted to mean torch, shiner, or giver of light.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
At station A-2 the Arkansas River shiner made up 14.6 per cent of all fish taken.
FISHES OF CHAUTAUQUA, COWLEY AND ELK COUNTIES, KANSASARTIE L. METCALF
In the Arkansas River smaller relative numbers of this shiner were obtained.
FISHES OF CHAUTAUQUA, COWLEY AND ELK COUNTIES, KANSASARTIE L. METCALF
At station W-1 the plains shiner constituted 20 per cent of the fish taken.
FISHES OF CHAUTAUQUA, COWLEY AND ELK COUNTIES, KANSASARTIE L. METCALF
At station G-1 on Grouse Creek the plains shiner made up 7.68 per cent of the fish taken.
FISHES OF CHAUTAUQUA, COWLEY AND ELK COUNTIES, KANSASARTIE L. METCALF
Hubbs and Ortenburger (1929b:89) observed that the golden shiner prefers sluggish water.
FISHES OF CHAUTAUQUA, COWLEY AND ELK COUNTIES, KANSASARTIE L. METCALF
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WORDS RELATED TO SHINER

  • bad name
  • black mark
  • blemish
  • disgrace
  • dishonor
  • shame
  • shiner
  • smear
  • stain
  • stigma
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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