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They could open the ports and ram those snaky heads inside to feed.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, MAY, 1931VARIOUS
When the time came the middle of the month for the first planting, my seeds had developed snaky white roots and stalks.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
But with a stout heart he struggled on through poisonous morasses, and pushed his way through snaky creepers.
IN AFRICAJOHN T. MCCUTCHEON
It had a weighted handle, and a long, snaky lash, and it was said that a man could draw blood with it.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
Jealousy, like a serpent, stole into their household, and involved the mind of the husband in her snaky embrace.
THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 2, NO. 2, AUGUST, 1862VARIOUS
Igmu flattened her long, lanky body against the ground—her long, snaky tail slowly moved to and fro as the animals approached.
RED HUNTERS AND THE ANIMAL PEOPLECHARLES A. EASTMAN
Something wiggily, and black and yellow and red-spotted with wrinkly legs and a long snaky neck and head.
LULU, ALICE AND JIMMIE WIBBLEWOBBLEHOWARD R. GARIS
The unpleasant glitter in the eyes of Jakie grew more pronounced; grew even snaky, in the opinion of Happy Jack.
THE HAPPY FAMILYBERTHA MUZZY BOWER
I thought of the snaky arms that had already caught Mr. Marmaduke, and were soon, perhaps, to entangle Dorothy.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
Ruth crowded behind her companions and hid herself from the sharp and snaky eyes of the woman in black.
RUTH FIELDING IN THE RED CROSSALICE B. EMERSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SNAKY

  • anfractuous
  • bending
  • circuitous
  • convoluted
  • curving
  • flexuous
  • indirect
  • labyrinthine
  • mazy
  • meandering
  • roundabout
  • serpentine
  • sinuous
  • snaking
  • snaky
  • spiraling
  • tortuous
  • turning
  • twisting
  • twisty
  • windy
  • zigzag
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