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synonyms for wires

  • business
  • commerce
  • sale
  • trade
  • affairs
  • concerns
  • doings
  • intercourse
  • matters
  • proceedings
  • ropes
  • strings
  • things
  • traffic
  • transactions
  • truck
  • balls in air
  • irons in fire
  • wire pulling
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How to use wires in a sentence

Little thrills of excitement running from Rosemary's fingers to her toes felt like vibrating wires.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Flocks of birds seemed to sing through the air, striking against the telegraph wires.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
"Warn the men, and arrange tanks and chutes accordingly; for Harvey Cheyne is in a hurry, a hurry—hurry," sang the wires.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
For the antenna and lead-in and ground wires, Jessie purchased three hundred feet of copper wire, number fourteen.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
They laid out the work for the next morning, but did nothing practical toward erecting the wires and attendant parts that day.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
But she told them all the helpful things she could about setting up the radio paraphernalia and rigging the wires.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
The electric wires got out of working order, and the city was lighted only by the glare of the flaming buildings.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Her radio set was moved back to her room and she restrung 117 the wires and connected up the receiver without help from anybody.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
This bending of the tuning wires, however, takes place to a much larger extent than most organ builders imagine.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
This one I brought home and kept in my aviary till March, 1868, when it was killed by a Hawk striking it through the wires.
BIRDS OF GUERNSEY (1879)CECIL SMITH
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WORDS RELATED TO WIRES

  • affairs
  • balls in air
  • business
  • commerce
  • concerns
  • doings
  • intercourse
  • irons in fire
  • matters
  • proceedings
  • ropes
  • sale
  • strings
  • things
  • trade
  • traffic
  • transactions
  • truck
  • wire pulling
  • wires
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.