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synonyms for taws

  • skin
  • cat-o'-nine-tails
  • goatskin
  • parchment
  • sheepskin
  • strap
  • strop
  • tan
  • thong
  • thrash
  • tooling
  • whip
  • oxhide
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How to use taws in a sentence

And you may helpe them much by enlarging their rootes with the taws of the tree, whence you take them.
A NEW ORCHARD AND GARDENWILLIAM LAWSON
You went away a fresh-faced lad, scarce weaned from your alley-taws and the chalky ring!
CARDIGANROBERT W. CHAMBERS
One whipped daily and hourly with a hickory club with leather thongs attached at one end; this he called the "taws."
CHILD LIFE IN COLONIAL DAYSALICE MORSE EARLE
"You deserve the taws about your back, sirrah, to forget my sacred office so far as to speak so," said the minister.
THE SHADOW OF A CRIMEHALL CAINE
The game is concluded when all the marbles are shot out of the ring, or all the taws are killed.
EVERY BOY'S BOOK: A COMPLETE ENCYCLOPDIA OF SPORTS AND AMUSEMENTSVARIOUS
If his mother had laid on the taws better, he would nae hae been sae skeigh.
THE ENTAILJOHN GALT
They will use the taws on baby hands, that cannot make a ‘k’ or a ‘z’ at first sight.
CHRISTINEAMELIA EDITH HUDDLESTON BARR
Their heads were not the heads of geese but of women artificially painted and with so-called taws, or marbles, for their eyes.
THE GOOSE MANJACOB WASSERMANN
He went back to "taws," and "lagged for goes," with the others.
THE COURT OF BOYVILLEWILLIAM ALLEN WHITE
From that moment he ruled them by his eye, the taws vanished.
SPARE HOURSJOHN BROWN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TAWS

  • cat-o'-nine-tails
  • goatskin
  • oxhide
  • parchment
  • sheepskin
  • skin
  • strap
  • strop
  • tan
  • taws
  • thong
  • thrash
  • tooling
  • whip
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.