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See definition of spokes on Dictionary.com
  • as inradius
  • as inbar

synonyms for spokes

  • ambit
  • boundary
  • compass
  • expanse
  • extension
  • extent
  • interval
  • limit
  • orbit
  • purview
  • reach
  • semidiameter
  • space
  • span
  • spoke
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How to use spokes in a sentence

Coloured shafts mapped the vault from horizon to zenith like the spokes of a prodigious wheel of fire.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Hands were plenty to help the frightened horses, hands to push, hands to grip the spokes and make the wheels turn faster.
THE LIGHT THAT LURESPERCY BREBNER
The reeds placed vertically are called spokes, and the horizontal ones are the weavers.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
The manner of inserting these spokes before making the bend is shown at G and T, Fig. 6.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
The double spokes must be pressed down flat, when brought up in place, without riding one on the other.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
It is then drawn down and forced in front of the other reed that passes out between the same spokes.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
The manner in which the two last spokes are turned down and inserted is shown by the double dotted lines.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
Wheel-spokes whirred in the air and he saw a buggy, with the top down, rattling down another street in a cloud of dust.
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
Divide the circles into 36 equal parts and draw lines from one circle to the other like the spokes in a wheel.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
Of these shouters, as of moving spokes, no one is the last; this is theirs by gift, by greatness is it theirs.
SACRED BOOKS OF THE EASTVARIOUS
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