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Synonyms for fender

a barrier that surrounds the wheels of a vehicle to block splashing water or mud

an inclined metal frame at the front of a locomotive to clear the track

a low metal guard to confine falling coals to a hearth

a cushion-like device that reduces shock due to an impact

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Wistful and wondering, she would sit in summer weather by the high fender in the lodge, looking up at the sky through the barred window, until, when she turned her eyes away, bars of light would arise between her and her friend, and she would see him through a grating, too.
At first, such a baby could do little more than sit with him, deserting her livelier place by the high fender, and quietly watching him.
Having issued this mandate with as much potentiality as if she had been a recognized authority in the house ever since it had been a house, and having looked out to confront the amazed Peggotty coming along the passage with a candle at the sound of a strange voice, Miss Betsey shut the door again, and sat down as before: with her feet on the fender, the skirt of her dress tucked up, and her hands folded on one knee.
Handel, my good fellow;" though he spoke in this light tone, he was very much in earnest: "I have been thinking since we have been talking with our feet on this fender, that Estella surely cannot be a condition of your inheritance, if she was never referred to by your guardian.
We know, also, that he ran across the lawn, entered the room, accompanied by a strange animal, and that he either struck the Colonel or, as is equally possible, that the Colonel fell down from sheer fright at the sight of him, and cut his head on the corner of the fender.
I did, sir, and at the sight of me he looked as I have never seen a man look before, and over he went with his head on the fender.
He had deputed me to screw in the ends of the clubs, and to replace the latter in the fender where we had found them.
Lord Ernest lifted the club an inch or two, and with it his eyebrows--and after it his stalwart frame as the club crashed back into the fender.
Oliver retained his stool by the fire; Barney wrapped in a blanket, stretched himself on the floor: close outside the fender.
It startled him at first, but thinking, on a moment's reflection, that it must be some young fellow in the next chamber, who had been dining out, he put his feet on the fender, and raised the poker to stir the fire.
As you pass alongside each hopeless prisoner chained to the quay, the slight grinding noise of the wooden fenders makes a sound of angry muttering.
And Length Are +/- 5%, Thickness Shall Not Be Less Than 70 Mm, Rubber Fender Shall Conform To Indian Standard Is:13848 (1993), Fender Testing To Be Carried Out On Finished Product In Irmra Laboratory (Thane) With Mbpt Representative/S, With One Year Warranty.
An officer in an unmarked car spotted Matthew Fender, 24, driving a Vauxhall Corsa through traffic lights on Grange Road, central Middlesbrough with a phone in hand.
The Fender Monterey and Fender Newport can be purchased off Fender's website, and are priced at $349.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 22, 2016-Huron Capital's Drake Automotive acquires Fender Gripper