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synonyms for spear-carrier

  • extra
  • mute
  • supernumerary
  • supporting actor
  • supporting actress
  • supporting player
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How to use spear-carrier in a sentence

This was no strange sight to the boy by that time, but it was awkward in the circumstances, for he had neither gun nor spear.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Mafuta immediately rushed at him with a spear, but was caught by the lion on the shoulder, and dragged down.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
She repeated the brief phrases, as well as she could recall them, to a Eurasian whom she found acting as a water-carrier.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
This last spear is propelled by a throwing-stick, which was also found lying by it.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
And the same goes for any other common carrier—the railroads, bus service, and airlines.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
There they waited to spear the reindeer, while others hid behind rocks near the entrance to drive the reindeer on.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
When they worked in this way, they had no trouble in striking off flakes for spear points and knives.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
A skilled hunter with a good spear ran little risk in throwing it.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
Others longed for delicate spear points like those Nimble-finger made.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
Can you think why the Cave-men used stone for their spear points and knives before they used bone or horn?
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
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WORDS RELATED TO SPEAR-CARRIER

  • extra
  • mute
  • spear-carrier
  • supernumerary
  • supporting actor
  • supporting actress
  • supporting player
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