Thesaurus / stump


This woman turned her tree stump into a Little Free Library fit for magical elves.IT’S LIKE A LITTLE FREE LIBRARY, BUT THERE’S ART INSIDE. PEOPLE ARE FLOCKING TO IT, TINY ART IN HAND.CATHY FREEJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He winds his way through a stump speech with the same inflections and cadences of a Southern preacher.RAPHAEL WARNOCK’S CAMPAIGN FOR THE MORAL HIGH GROUNDCLYDE MCGRADYJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Once you’re confident you can avoid rocks and stumps, there’s no need to delay the season further.LAST WEEKEND WAS A DEADLY ONE IN THE ROCKIESMARC PERUZZIDECEMBER 24, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Prop it up in the fork of a tree or set it on a rock, stump or two forked prop sticks.WINTER SURVIVAL SHELTERS YOU SHOULD KNOW HOW TO BUILDBY TIM MACWELCH/OUTDOOR LIFEDECEMBER 21, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
Wearing a bandanna fashioned as a headband, a cut-off T-shirt and dark glasses, he was perched on a tree stump and pointing back at the camera.STATES WITH FEW CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS ARE SPREADING THE VIRUS BEYOND THEIR BORDERSBY DAVID ARMSTRONGDECEMBER 1, 2020PROPUBLICA
For hours the gray man would sit on a tombstone, while Black Sheep read epitaphs, and then with a sigh would stump home again.KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
The cigar stump held firmly between his teeth, he stood on the rug before the hearth, facing the door.DOPESAX ROHMER
But, just as they were piling some more leaves in the hollow stump, they heard many voices of men shouting in the woods.SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
Mrs. Maloney sat on a stump near her daughter, and busied herself energetically with alternate nursing and painting.THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
By sheer good fortune a big tree stump stood under the door of the freight car, or the children never could have opened it.THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER


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