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synonyms for swatter

  • business
  • staff
  • baton
  • billy
  • blackjack
  • bludgeon
  • cosh
  • cudgel
  • hammer
  • hickory
  • mace
  • mallet
  • nightstick
  • persuader
  • quarterstaff
  • rosewood
  • sap
  • shill
  • shillelagh
  • truncheon
  • works
  • conk buster
  • convincer
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How to use swatter in a sentence

One player carrying a swatter (belt, knotted towel, etc.), runs around outside of circle and places swatter in someone's hand.
GAMES AND PLAY FOR SCHOOL MORALEVARIOUS
Killing enraged bees with a swatter or the end of a broom or plank was keen sport and one culled with knife edge excitement.
THE LAND OF LOOK BEHINDPAUL CAMERON BROWN
The player with the swatter follows the runner and swats him until he is back in position.
GAMES AND PLAY FOR SCHOOL MORALEVARIOUS
Several leaves, tied to the end of a stick, are used as a swatter to catch fruit bats in flight: Caesalpinia nuga.
A DICTIONARY OF CEBUANO VISAYANJOHN U. WOLFF
For him the inconceivable disaster was complete and utter; upon him despair descended as a patent swatter upon a lone housefly.
THE LIFE OF THE PARTYIRVIN SHREWSBURY COBB
I was doing the hurling and in the very first inning the old swatter came up with the sacks charged and two out.
LEFTY LOCKE PITCHER-MANAGERBURT L. STANDISH
A fly can get under way in time to escape a descending swatter.
THE PYGMY PLANETJOHN STEWART WILLIAMSON
Swatter—I see you are mentioned in one of the books just published.
THE NEW PUN BOOKTHOMAS A. BROWN AND THOMAS JOSEPH CAREY
The player with the swatter runs on and places it in the hands of some other player.
GAMES AND PLAY FOR SCHOOL MORALEVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SWATTER

  • baton
  • billy
  • blackjack
  • bludgeon
  • business
  • conk buster
  • convincer
  • cosh
  • cudgel
  • hammer
  • hickory
  • mace
  • mallet
  • nightstick
  • persuader
  • quarterstaff
  • rosewood
  • sap
  • shill
  • shillelagh
  • staff
  • swatter
  • truncheon
  • works
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.