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synonyms for wormy

  • ravaged
  • grubby
  • lousy
  • ratty
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How to use wormy in a sentence

The two girls cutting wormy apples at the door were the youngest, and the only ones that were left to her.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 16, NO. 97, NOVEMBER, 1865VARIOUS
Cannon swore lustily that they might swallow the wormy-jelly themselves, and asked for some other potage.
BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IIVARIOUS
Fruit butters may be made from good sound fruits or the sound portions of fruits which are wormy or have been bruised.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
Gather when matured, and when a few of the wormy full-grown ones begin to fall, but while they adhere somewhat firmly to the tree.
SOIL CULTUREJ. H. WALDEN
Born all in the dark wormy earth, cold specks of fire, evil, lights shining in the darkness.
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
There may be more usable material in one good apple at five cents than in three wormy ones for five.
FOODS AND HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENTHELEN KINNE
New clothing was issued, the wormy hard-bread gave way to good soft loaves, and soldiering was soldiering once more.
COMPANY GA. R. (ALBERT ROWE) BARLOW
He very seldom now, being over eighty, with a strange "wormy" pain in his left ear, took his horses out himself.
THE CATHEDRALSIR HUGH WALPOLE
Too early in life you tumbled into the great meat-chopping machine, which finally converts us all into complacent wormy mush.
THE SONG OF SONGSHERMANN SUDERMANN
I pick my apples by hand from a step-ladder, and sort into two classes—sound, wormy and windfalls.
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WORDS RELATED TO WORMY

  • grubby
  • lousy
  • ratty
  • ravaged
  • wormy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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