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skewered

See definition of skewered on Dictionary.com
  • as inspike
  • as intransfix
  • as inimpale

synonyms for skewered

  • fasten
  • impale
  • lance
  • nail
  • pin
  • prick
  • skewer
  • spear
  • spit
  • stick
  • transfix
  • make fast
  • prick
  • transfix
  • lance
  • perforate
  • pierce
  • punch
  • puncture
  • skewer
  • spear
  • spike
  • stick
  • run through
  • skiver

antonyms for skewered

MOST RELEVANT
  • detach
  • loosen
  • release
  • unfasten
  • bore
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How to use skewered in a sentence

This razor-sharp novel skewers America’s workforce, explores ambition and race, and imagines a necessary new vision of the American dream.
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He wouldn't be denied; went to work like a fellow meaning to be skewered, if he couldn't do the trick: and he tried it.
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And with his pieces of meat awkwardly skewered on his iron stick he tried to poke under the authorised kid and get at the fire.
SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
Barely had it done so when it was skewered to the boards by the fork of Captain Tollward.
CUPID IN AFRICAP. C. WREN
A couple of pieces of bear meat were skewered upon the rod, and had been frizzling there for the past quarter of an hour.
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They were brought round skewered on a long spit, held by a page for the guest to help herself.
GRISLY GRISELLCHARLOTTE M. YONGE
The bone should be cut out first, and the beef skewered and tied up to make it quite round.
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Then cutting off a large piece of the turkey, he skewered it in the same manner, and hung up the rest for Toby to eat.
TOM GERRARDLOUIS BECKE
Amy skewered a particularly juicy oyster with a vicious thrust of the tooth pick.
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I've been hit in the leg, and went down, worse luck, and that rascally Russian would have skewered me if you hadn't shot him.
JACK ARCHERG. A. HENTY
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