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synonyms for shinty

  • bandy
  • banty
  • hurley
  • hurling
  • shinny
  • street hockey
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How to use shinty in a sentence

He lay hold on an oaken shinty stick that hung on the wall, property of the ferry-house landlord's son.
JOHN SPLENDIDNEIL MUNRO
The shinty fell bos, and our hero took to it for the highway to the north.
THE LOST PIBROCHNEIL MUNRO
It is supposed that their worships were under the impression that billiards was a new form of shinty.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. CLVIII, JANUARY 7, 1920VARIOUS
Occasionally a shinty or "clubbing" match takes place on New Year's day.
GAIRLOCH IN NORTH-WEST ROSS-SHIREJOHN H. DIXON, F.S.A. SCOT
We read of one zealot devoting a whole winter to the task of combating shinty and tobacco.
LITERARY TOURS IN THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS OF SCOTLANDDANIEL TURNER HOLMES
Hockey, hok′i, n. a game at ball played with a club or stick curved at one end, shinty.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 2 OF 4: E-M)VARIOUS
Shinty was suited to a New Year's day; it kept the spirits up and the body warm.
THE CELTIC MAGAZINE, VOL I, NO. IV, FEBRUARY 1876VARIOUS
At that time shinty was a universal winter game, and greatly we prided ourselves on our smartness at the sport.
THE CELTIC MAGAZINE, VOL I, NO. IV, FEBRUARY 1876VARIOUS
This exhilarating game is known in some parts of the world as "shinty."
DENMARKM. PEARSON THOMSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SHINTY

  • bandy
  • banty
  • hurley
  • hurling
  • shinny
  • shinty
  • street hockey
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.