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


He found ointment for her burns; smelling salts; damp cloths.

Maybe the smelling salts had something to do with it, but I rather think not.

There was a woman in tears, offering her bottle of smelling salts to a girl.

"If you don't mind—I'd like to give you my smelling salts," offered Ruth.

Have another whiff of these smelling salts and you'll feel better.

Give me the smelling salts, Charlotte, love; mine does ache indeed!

Miss asked for her smelling salts, and declared the place was stifling.

He reached for his smelling salts, held them to his nose, and closed his eyes.

Some good mothers in Israel were for handing him up their smelling salts.

She felt her knees wabble and with an effort seized a bottle of smelling salts.