Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SINEWED

But the buckskins were sinewed with whalebone and used to desert work.

The growl in his deep chest and sinewed throat was that of a wolf.

He showed her his two hands, big and sinewed, capable and strong.

Smiler came in, tattered and unkempt as usual, but wiry and sinewed, as anyone could see at a glance.

He dreamed of building an airplane with metal, wood and fabric to emulate the sinewed, feathered grace of a soaring gull.

A fine figure of a mariner he strode along, erect, deep-chested, thewed and sinewed like a bull.

Ezra opened his mouth, no doubt to cry aloud, but Hal clapped a sinewed hand over it, and slammed him back against the wall.

If his genius was somewhat less fine, it was infinitely better thewed and sinewed.