Thesaurus / welter


Out, he threaded his way recklessly through a welter of vehicles and picked up the tail as his man entered an office building.HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
A tiny blot it was, against the golden welter on the eastern horizon; a blot whence rose fine-pricked masts and useless sails.CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
There she could welter and rot if she pleased, fulfilling the excellent economy of life provided for us in these islands.THE LIFE OF THOMAS WANLESS, PEASANTALEXANDER JOHNSTONE WILSON
He was the representative of an old order going down in the unforeseeable welter of twentieth-century politics.THE REGENTE. ARNOLD BENNETT
The swirling water touched the sides of the long-boat and then receded when the stricken schooner struggled up from the welter.BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
In the midst of this white welter there was a shape that was almost spectral under the gray skies.BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
There were storms that menaced their lighter and drove the little schooner to sea in a welter of tempest.BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
He pointed at a round bare lozenge lying in the midst of a welter of sandbanks.THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS
I turned my back to the wind, scooped the brine out of my eyes, faced back and saw that our path was barred by a welter of surf.THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS
When she came out among a few big trees 210 with a welter of piled-up crests on every side, she was really astonished.THE CAMERONS OF HIGHBOROBETH B. GILCHRIST


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