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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The grass had a delightful fragrance, like new-mown hay, and was neatly wound around the tunnel, like the inside of a bird's-nest.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
She threw out her arms as if swimming when she walked, beating the tall grass as one strikes out in the water.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The weed growing over every water, and at the bank of the river, shall be pulled up before all grass.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Everywhere cattle were being sold for a trifle, as there was no grass upon which they could feed.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
We squatted in the long grass and buck-brush, listening, and a few seconds later heard a horse snort distinctly.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
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WORDS RELATED TO SNAKE IN THE GRASS

  • betraying
  • catchy
  • deceitful
  • deceptive
  • double-dealing
  • duplicitous
  • faithless
  • false
  • false-hearted
  • fly-by-night
  • insidious
  • misleading
  • perfidious
  • recreant
  • shifty
  • slick
  • slippery
  • snake in the grass
  • traitorous
  • treasonable
  • tricky
  • two-faced
  • two-timing
  • undependable
  • unfaithful
  • unloyal
  • unreliable
  • untrue
  • untrustworthy
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