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See definition of trussed on Dictionary.com
  • as inframed
  • as intied

synonyms for trussed

  • constructed
  • beamed
  • carpentered
  • raftered
  • scaffolded
  • girdered
  • timbered
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How to use trussed in a sentence

My hands, which had been released long enough for me to eat, were trussed up again.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
Take a large fowl, and when trussed put a lump of butter inside it, and cover the breast with fat bacon.
DRESSED GAME AND POULTRY LA MODEHARRIET A. DE SALIS
Put, having trussed, six quails in a stewpan wrapped in slices of bacon.
DRESSED GAME AND POULTRY LA MODEHARRIET A. DE SALIS
In a moment three scared sailors awoke from dreams of their Breton homes, and were trussed with sailor skill.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
Almost before he realized that anything had happened, he was trussed to a tree and securely gagged.
FRECKLESGENE STRATTON-PORTER
A pig had immediately preceded, trussed by his feet to a bamboo, and interfering mightily with the music that followed.
THE HEAD HUNTERS OF NORTHERN LUZON FROM IFUGAO TO KALINGACORNELIS DE WITT WILLCOX
We've been trussed up like this for a day an 'two nights, an' my legs an' arms feel like they was paralyzed.
MOTOR MATT'S PERIL, OR, CAST AWAY IN THE BAHAMASSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
In a little while he lay upon his side, trussed up as securely and helplessly as a papoose in its birch-bark carrying-cradle.
KINGS IN EXILESIR CHARLES GEORGE DOUGLAS ROBERTS
A rabbit that is left whole presents a better appearance when it is trussed.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 3WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
But this is the letter which I am to take; and since the platter is clean it is time that we trussed up and were afoot.
THE WHITE COMPANYARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TRUSSED

  • beamed
  • carpentered
  • constructed
  • girdered
  • raftered
  • scaffolded
  • timbered
  • trussed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.