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synonyms for starting blocks

  • beginning of venture
  • beginning point
  • jumping-off point
  • springboard
  • starting gate
  • starting line
  • starting post
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How to use starting blocks in a sentence

“But the laws of Poloeland and those of Flatland are different,” said Amalatok, starting another objection.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
But,” said the prime minister of Flatland, starting a difficulty, “who is to be greatest chief?
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
A colossal steam "traveller" had ceaselessly carried great blocks of stone and long steel girders from point to point.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
We have said it had been lightly laden at starting, which was the reason of the tremendous pace at which it travelled.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Starting in Dallas he received orders for one hundred forty-two copies the first day.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The idea of Robert starting off in such a ridiculously sudden and dramatic way!
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He must go to London, and take what indemnification he might in the domestic circle previously to starting.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The boys were dragging along the banquette a small "express wagon," which they had filled with blocks and sticks.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
My starting off fast up the street left him the choice of coming quietly or staying to wonder.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
And now that hes thoroughly up to it, lets have some supper, and get a snooze afore starting.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STARTING BLOCKS

  • beginning of venture
  • beginning point
  • jumping-off point
  • springboard
  • starting blocks
  • starting gate
  • starting line
  • starting post
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.