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synonyms for snake-fence

  • Virginia fence
  • Virginia rail fence
  • worm fence
  • zigzag fence
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How to use snake-fence in a sentence

I saw every crook in the fence, every rut in the road, every bush and tree long before we came to it.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Another fence: who would furnish that two hundred and fifty dollars and secure him for the remainder?
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
He heard Mohammedans alluding to a Brahmin as a leader—so might a wolf and a snake make common alliance against a watch dog.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
They stopped, leaning over a jagged fence made of sea-drift, to ask for water.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
I raised my pipe above my head and hurled it against the fence, where it crashed into a score of pieces.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
In 1837 the churchyard had some pleasant walks along the sides, bounded by a low wooden fence, and skirted with trees.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
On his loins was a lion of great fierceness, and coiled round his waist was a hissing mamba (snake).
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
Why should they not dawdle at their labor sitting upon the fence in endless colloquy while the harvest rots upon the stalk?
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
I don't see anything funny in such tumbles as those, and I surely wasn't making fun of the way you sprang over that fence.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
Joseph tilted his chair back against the steel fence and kindled his cob pipe.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
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