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How to use craw-thumper in a sentence
One image in the film also stuck in my craw: a shot of a little boy in the audience holding up his white stuffed unicorn.The Stacks: Pauline Kael's Talking Heads Obsession|Pauline Kael|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mrs. Lincoln, who is a bit of a Bible-thumper, is strongly depicted in the film instead as a fire-and-brimstone conservative.‘Beautiful Creatures’: 14 Notable Differences From the Book to the Screen|Jean Trinh|February 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The seizure of this particular spring sticks in the craw of Palestinian activists—see the “infographic.”The Settlement Movement and The Environmental Card|Kathleen Peratis|August 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The house is full of “sickness and strain,” which Coral escapes by walking through the “dark craw” of the nearby Sap Green Forest.3 Secret Novels: Coral Glynn, The Thief, and Bloodland|Claiborne Smith, Hugh Ryan, Jane Ciabattari|March 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
To belittle her as a thumper/clinger is to diminish many hardworking folks in the heart of the nation.Sarah Palin's Calling the Shots for the 2012 GOP Field|Mark McKinnon|May 27, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Small craw-fish387 go up as far as the mountains,388 and the larger as far as the confluence of the Indus and the Acesines.
I'll put grit in your craw and bones in your back, and a sup of glue, till you can stand straight and stick to your friends.Blue Goose|Frank Lewis Nason
In spite of her anxiety, Nell's laughter rang through the room, as she pictured the pompous Mr. Brander thumping his "craw."The Long Dim Trail|Forrestine C. Hooker
"Got sand in his craw, young Beaudry has," was the common verdict.The Sheriff's Son|William MacLeod Raine
A bisque of craw-fish may also be served à la Colbert the same as a bisque of lobster.