SpellChecker.net

What are the antonyms for ROIL?

Click here to check the spelling and grammar

Synonyms for ROIL

Usage Examples for ROIL

  1. On different lines of action, and the pulling of different strings; Upon some equivocal doings, and some unequivocal duns; On how few of his numerous patrons were quietly prompt- paying ones; On friends who subscribed " just to help him," and wordy encouragement lent, And had given him plenty of counsel, but never had paid him a cent; On vinegar, kind- hearted people were feeding him every hour, Who saw not the work they were doing, but wondered that " printers are sour:" On several intelligent townsmen, whose kindness was so without stint That they kept an eye out on his business, and told him just what he should print; On men who had rendered him favors, and never pushed forward their claims, So long as the paper was crowded with " locals" containing their names; On various other small matters, sufficient his temper to roil, And finely contrived to be making the blood of an editor boil; And so one may see that his feelings could hardly be said to be smooth, And he needed some pleasant occurrence his ruffled emotions to soothe: He had it; for lo! - "Farm Ballads" by Will Carleton
X