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Synonyms for crane
kreɪncrane

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Crane, Stephen Cranenoun

    United States writer (1871-1900)

  2. Crane, Hart Crane, Harold Hart Cranenoun

    United States poet (1899-1932)

  3. Grus, Cranenoun

    a small constellation in the southern hemisphere near Phoenix

    Synonyms:
    genus Grus

  4. cranenoun

    lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis

  5. craneverb

    large long-necked wading bird of marshes and plains in many parts of the world

  6. crane, stretch outverb

    stretch (the neck) so as to see better

    "The women craned their necks to see the President drive by"

    Synonyms:
    extend, put out, stretch, hold out, stretch out, exsert, stretch forth, unfold

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "crane":

    grue, cranes, crean, hok, skull, keren

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How to use crane in a sentence?

  1. Brad Merriman:

    When it comes to videography, nothing beats having aerial footage, even if you have a jib crane, it's still not going to do what a drone does.

  2. Joel Franco:

    I did see some family members being rescued by a crane from the Miami-Dade Fire Department.

  3. Joe Raedle/Getty:

    There will be a couple of what we call fast boats will come up to the capsule at that point and make sure that everything is safe on the outside of the capsule for it to be hoisted on board the recovery ship, at that point, the recovery ship is moving in and in communications with the fast boats ...once everybody gives the thumbs up that we are ready to be hoisted aboard it will get lifted aboard by a crane and cradled on board the aft portion of the ship.

  4. Isaiah Allen:

    I saw that the crane had actually fell straight through the building and had destroyed a good eight to 10 apartments and so theres like floors and stuff falling through.

  5. Nicholi White:

    When the crane hit the ground, I heard a loud bang, it sounded like a bomb, one of the loudest sounds I heard in my life.


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