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synonyms for stirrup

  • clamp
  • splint
  • arm
  • band
  • bar
  • bearing
  • block
  • bolster
  • boom
  • bracer
  • bracket
  • buttress
  • cantilever
  • girder
  • grip
  • guy
  • lever
  • mainstay
  • peg
  • prop
  • rafter
  • reinforcement
  • rib
  • shore
  • skid
  • splice
  • staff
  • stanchion
  • stave
  • stay
  • strengthener
  • strut
  • sustainer
  • truss
  • underpinning
  • vice
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How to use stirrup in a sentence

I took my feet out of the stirrups and let the reins rest loosely on Molly’s neck.
NAVIGATING THE WORLD WITH A TERRIBLE SENSE OF DIRECTIONAWISEJULY 12, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
But the jar threw my six-shooter where I couldn't reach it, and the carbine was jammed in the stirrup-leather on the wrong side.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
So while the lady rode ahead, Richard galloped stirrup to stirrup with the Spaniard.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Even our men grew silent, and the ring of sword on stirrup seemed too loud to be natural at last.
A PRINCE OF CORNWALLCHARLES W. WHISTLER
Louis de Valmont had been half lifted from his saddle; one foot had lost its stirrup; but Longsword sat as a tower.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
"There's another pistol shot if you move," cried Seth, with one foot in the stirrup.
THE LIGHT THAT LURESPERCY BREBNER
The movable arm is folded back and held in position by means of a stirrup of wire fastened on the other part.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
With one foot in the stirrup, Dave turned savagely: "Why don't you go up in the Gap with me now an' fight it out like a man?"
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
Tom braced his foot against the stirrup, and in an instant was astride behind the saddle.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
Kicking one foot from the wooden stirrup and hitching sideways in the saddle, he prepared for an effort.
THE SHEPHERD OF THE HILLSHAROLD BELL WRIGHT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STIRRUP

  • arm
  • band
  • bar
  • bearing
  • block
  • bolster
  • boom
  • bracer
  • bracket
  • buttress
  • cantilever
  • clamp
  • girder
  • grip
  • guy
  • lever
  • mainstay
  • peg
  • prop
  • rafter
  • reinforcement
  • rib
  • shore
  • skid
  • splice
  • splint
  • staff
  • stanchion
  • stave
  • stay
  • stirrup
  • strengthener
  • strut
  • sustainer
  • truss
  • underpinning
  • vice
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.