Synonyms for tongs

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Constance had set to work poking the fire logs with the tongs.

If it were a Westralian or a Kaffir I would n't touch it with a pair of tongs!

He even got up in revival meetin' and laid into it hammer and tongs.

Here is shown a pair of tongs that makes easy work of the job.

While Pensioner was saying this, he took the tongs and picked a live coal from the fire.

You've just promised me not to, and here you are it, hammer and tongs, under my very eyes.

One stands in the wagon and swings the big blocks upward with his tongs.

“Yes,” said Mr. Tongs, who seemed to think it time to put in his word.

I believe the fellow wears stays, and curls his hair with tongs.

He christened their children and officiated at their weddings, marrying them over the tongs.

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