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

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At that moment from out of the fog there was a sudden jolt and the whish of a whip.

It was the fish, and almost at the same instant was heard the “whish!”

I would not whish that any one by myself should proved for her and dower her!

Your skates are steel, and your legs feel the same as stroke, whish!

And on reaching the pond, they opened the sluice, and whish!

Whish—whish; alas for the horse which cannot wind and turn like a hare!

Whish—whish; we are enveloped in what seems an atmosphere of scrubbing-brushes.

Then—whish, roar, eclipse, darkness and sulphureted hydrogen!

Further off they are lost in the great "whish" that fills the air.

If we did, 'whish, whish,' and our heads would be off before we could turn!

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