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Synonyms for snake

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for snake

to move sinuously

to move or proceed on a repeatedly curving course

to move along in a crouching or prone position

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for snake

a deceitful or treacherous person

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a tributary of the Columbia River that rises in Wyoming and flows westward

a long faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near the equator stretching between Virgo and Cancer


something long, thin, and flexible that resembles a snake

move smoothly and sinuously, like a snake

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form a snake-like pattern

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move along a winding path

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References in periodicals archive ?
For instance, the eastern brown snake is not easily identifiable because it can vary in colour.
An adult Eastern Brown Snake was observed in November 2010 in the western portion of Oatley Heights Park.
But internet reptile enthusiasts who've looked at the eggs and evidence have cast doubt on the brown snake theory.
If so, now is your opportunity to cement their 'snaky status' this Valentine's Day by naming a brown snake (one of the world's most venomous snakes) after them at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo!" the zoo posted on its Facebook page earlier this month.
3, that it is currently holding a contest where the prize is having a brown snake - referred to as 'one of the world's most venomous snakes' - to be named after one's former lover.
An 82-year-old woman in UK said she got the shock of her life when she found a 3-foot long African brown snake in her oven.
Nationwide, the most common species responsible for snake bites in small animals are the eastern brown snake (Pseudonaja textilis), western brown snake (Pseudonaja nuchalis), tiger snakes (Notechis scutatus), and red-bellied black snakes (Pseudechis porphyriacus) [71-76].
Kuch U, Keogh JS, Weigel JR, Smith LA and Mebs D (2005) Phylogeography of Australia's king brown snake (Pseudechis australis) reveals Pliocene divergence and Pleistocene dispersal of a top predator.
Gail, who posed with a brown snake, said: "I love the Scottish SPCA and fully support the work they do rescuing and rehoming animals.
Cull et al., "Thrombotic microangiopathy from Australian brown snake (Pseudonaja) envenoming," Internal Medicine Journal, vol.
The Eastern Brown snake (Pseudonaja textilis) is the second most venomous snake in the world (Women's and Children's Hospital [WCH], 2014).
(7) In a previous study by the same author where thrombotic microangiopathy resulting from brown snake bite was treated with ASV, dialysis, plasmapheresis it was noted that prognosis was good and management should focus on early antivenom therapy and supportive care.
Broadcasters showed images of a 3ft brown snake on the sidelines of the pitch at Robina Stadium, Queensland, in the first half of a National Rugby League game between Gold Coast Titans and North Queensland.
The brown snake problem is just one example of what can happen when novel species are either accidentally or purposely introduced into a new habitat.