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  • as inpistol
  • as ingun

synonyms for thirty-eight

  • firearm
  • gun
  • handgun
  • rod
  • forty-five
  • piece
  • six-shooter
  • Saturday night special
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How to use thirty-eight in a sentence

I presume the twenty-five or thirty miles at this end is unhealthy, even for natives, but it surely need not be so.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Within the past thirty years civilization has rapidly taken possession of this lovely region.
AMONG THE SIOUXR. J. CRESWELL
When she arrived she made a regular entry into the city in a coach all gold and glass, drawn by eight superb plumed horses.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
After an eight weeks' siege, a breach having been made, the city surrendered, and a month later the fort followed the example.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
I doubt that thirty persons per day are carried into or brought out of it by all public conveyances whatever.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
She began the study of drawing at the age of thirty, and her first attempt in oils was made seven years later.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
But what might have been very practicable for eight hundred and sixty men, was impossible for three hundred and sixty.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
At six o'clock I felt once more the welcome motion of a Railroad car, and at eight was in Venice.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The card table profitably occupies some six to eight hours daily of these old fellows' attention.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The amount of the taxed costs is one hundred and thirty-three, six, four, Mr. Perker.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
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WORDS RELATED TO THIRTY-EIGHT

  • Saturday-night special
  • Uzi
  • blaster
  • cannon
  • difference
  • equalizer
  • flintlock
  • forty-five
  • handgun
  • hardware
  • howitzer
  • magnum
  • mortar
  • musket
  • ordnance
  • peashooter
  • persuader
  • piece
  • pistol
  • revolver
  • rifle
  • rod
  • shotgun
  • thirty-eight
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.