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synonyms for twigs

  • coals
  • firewood
  • lightwood
  • tinder
  • wood
  • fatwood
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How to use twigs in a sentence

Beginning with single twigs and working over them patiently she at length painted whole trees, and later animals.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
Sometimes he went with his mother when she went to dig roots; sometimes he went with her to gather twigs for baskets.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
He cropped off the top of the twigs thereof: and carried it away into the land of Chanaan, and he set it in a city of merchants.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
We gave him luscious twigs if he behaved well and sometimes delicious fruit.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
Kari did not eat much but he nevertheless needed forty pounds of twigs a day to chew and play with.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
We then brought Kari home, gave him his bath in the river and offered him nice saplings and twigs, but he would eat none of them.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
This surprised me very much, for I had never seen fruit there, and as you know, he had always lived on twigs.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
The shaping of his clubs previously had been done by a rude tearing or hammering off of their twigs.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
The brave little bird kept on carrying twigs until the fire burned hot, and the lodge was warm once more.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
The fire was getting low, and he was not yet strong enough to go out and gather twigs.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
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WORDS RELATED TO TWIGS

  • coals
  • fatwood
  • firewood
  • lightwood
  • tinder
  • twigs
  • wood
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.