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  • as inlick
  • as inprate

synonyms for tongued

  • caress
  • fondle
  • graze
  • rub
  • soothe
  • wash
  • brush
  • calm
  • glance
  • gloss
  • lap
  • osculate
  • play
  • quiet
  • ripple
  • stroke
  • sweep
  • taste
  • tongue
  • touch
  • lap against
  • move over
  • pass over
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How to use tongued in a sentence

The fanatical Fra Rupert and the low, vile-tongued Catanaise are not tragic characters.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
It lay, tongued and grooved, with the scantling for fixing it, just where the timber merchant's men had deposited it—on the floor.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
Here's my daughter run away to be married with the coolest, freshest, limber-tongued young codfish that ever escaped salting.
THE BELTED SEASARTHUR COLTON
A thin-tongued flame announced glory; if it went out, it signified danger; if it hissed, misfortune.
WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIANWILLIAM HENRY DAVENPORT ADAMS
He was in no condition to meet that sharp-eyed, quick-tongued lady!
THE CALICO CATCHARLES MINER THOMPSON
A wide-tongued flash of fire bit into the night, there was a crash as if the earth burst apart.
MOUNTAINCLEMENT WOOD
And finally I have known them to be rim-cut by associating with some sharp-tongued boy or girl.
FIFTY-TWO STORY TALKS TO BOYS AND GIRLSHOWARD J. CHIDLEY
Then I could see the red-tongued flames darting in and out through the wood like tiny snakes.
BEFORE ADAMJACK LONDON
For though the material part of him is dead, the spiritual still speaks with a voice that is myriad-tongued.
ISLAM HER MORAL AND SPIRITUAL VALUEARTHUR GLYN LEONARD
The silver-tongued chimes cut into Jerrys speech, ringing out a live little prelude before striking seven.
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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