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synonyms for tombstones

  • bones
  • counters
  • craps
  • ivories
  • shakers
  • pair of dice
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How to use tombstones in a sentence

Between it and the town there is another church, the parish one, round which is a big graveyard, all full of tombstones.
DRACULABRAM STOKER
The cold hoar frost glistened on the tombstones, and sparkled like rows of gems, among the stone carvings of the old church.
THE PICKWICK PAPERSCHARLES DICKENS
Among inscriptions on tombstones of the end of the seventh century, there is the epitaph of a daughter of a potter.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
The same artist almost of a certainty produced both of these figurative tombstones.
IN SEARCH OF GRAVESTONES OLD AND CURIOUSW.T. (WILLIAM THOMAS) VINCENT
It is one of the double tombstones frequently met with in Kent and some other counties.
IN SEARCH OF GRAVESTONES OLD AND CURIOUSW.T. (WILLIAM THOMAS) VINCENT
Beyond the barrier, starlight revealed a cluster of rounding tombstones layered with white.
GHOST BEYOND THE GATEMILDRED A. WIRT
They raise the fallen tombstones of the prophets, and religion is identical with hero-worship.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE EPISTLE TO THE HEBREWSTHOMAS CHARLES EDWARDS
I do not like tombstones, having had too much of them in 'arly youth, and feel as if I want sea-room.
MILES WALLINGFORDJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
This is an age of great aristocracy, my boy, and the name of Smith is confined to tombstones.
THE ORPHEUS C. KERR PAPERS. SERIES 1ROBERT H. NEWELL
At that moment a figure was seen gliding alone amidst the tombstones.
WILSON'S TALES OF THE BORDERS AND OF SCOTLAND VOLUME 17ALEXANDER LEIGHTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TOMBSTONES

  • bones
  • counters
  • craps
  • ivories
  • pair of dice
  • shakers
  • tombstones
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.