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synonyms for trimmers

  • hedge clippers
  • hedge trimmers
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How to use trimmers in a sentence

At this moment, the sail-trimmers of the Plantagenet handled their braces.
THE TWO ADMIRALSJ. FENIMORE COOPER
Half the ladies in the room appeared to be trimmers; and many more wore the red ribbon alone.
OUT IN THE FORTY-FIVEEMILY SARAH HOLT
Evidently there is only one direction open to the theological trimmers.
THE BOOK OF GODG. W. FOOTE
Royalists like Huntly and trimmers like Traquair were jealous of him.
MONTROSEMOWBRAY MORRIS
Firemen got £10, and trimmers £8 per month, with overtime in addition like the sailors.
THE LOG OF A SEA-WAIFFRANK T. BULLEN
He could not, he said, join in cursing the Trimmers, when he remembered who it was that had blessed the peacemakers.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Their whole argument was a shuffle and they themselves mere selfish trimmers.
THE ENGLISH UTILITARIANS, VOLUME II (OF 3)LESLIE STEPHEN
But to both extremes, as Jeffrey pathetically complains, they appeared to be mere trimmers.
THE ENGLISH UTILITARIANS, VOLUME II (OF 3)LESLIE STEPHEN
"I have not enough firemen and trimmers left to man a single watch," said the captain.
THE HARMSWORTH MAGAZINE, V. 1, 1898-1899, NO. 2VARIOUS
In millinery departments in stores, trimmers, who are generally designers, earn from $15 to $50 a week or more.
WAGE EARNING AND EDUCATIONR. R. LUTZ
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TRIMMERS

  • hedge clippers
  • hedge trimmers
  • trimmers
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.