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synonyms for shoehorn

  • embed
  • enter
  • fill in
  • imbed
  • implant
  • include
  • inject
  • introduce
  • stick
  • admit
  • infix
  • infuse
  • inlay
  • insinuate
  • instill
  • intercalate
  • interject
  • interlope
  • interpolate
  • interpose
  • intrude
  • obtrude
  • place
  • root
  • set
  • drag in
  • lug in
  • pop in
  • shove in
  • squeeze in
  • work in

antonyms for shoehorn

MOST RELEVANT
  • erase
  • forget
  • dislodge
  • displace
  • halt
  • leave alone
  • remove
  • take out
  • withdraw
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How to use shoehorn in a sentence

To dig up de profundis a shoehorn that you need is a more remarkable achievement than to unearth a new Pompeii.
BIZARRELAWTON MACKALL
He had a shaven cranium, and his tight scalp might have been slipped over the bony bosses of his head with a shoehorn.
OLD JUNKH. M. TOMLINSON
Do you know that some mornings he has to get his hat on with a shoehorn.
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
He certainly has arrived at what a witty American friend of mine would call the "Shoehorn stage."
THE LONDON MERCURY, VOL. I, NOS. 1-6, NOVEMBER 1919 TO APRIL 1920VARIOUS
He cant find a shoehorn with which to get into his breeches.
CONSCRIPT 2989IRVING CRUMP
Even if he had any flavor and wasn't tougher'n a shoehorn, he's too much for us to eat.
THE BLACK FAWNJAMES ARTHUR KJELGAARD
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WORDS RELATED TO SHOEHORN

  • admit
  • drag in
  • embed
  • enter
  • fill in
  • imbed
  • implant
  • include
  • infix
  • infuse
  • inject
  • inlay
  • insinuate
  • instill
  • intercalate
  • interject
  • interlope
  • interpolate
  • interpose
  • introduce
  • intrude
  • lug in
  • obtrude
  • place
  • pop in
  • root
  • set
  • shoehorn
  • shove in
  • squeeze in
  • stick
  • work in
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.