bushmaster, black viper, fer-de-lance, copperhead, puff adder, pit viper, tree viper, rattlesnake, blowing viper, cobra, rhinoceros viper, water moccasin, asp, cottonmouth, sidewinder.
She could not finish the sentence, nor put into words the awful suggestion which had sprung like a stinging viper
straight across the train of her thoughts.
Yon Nunez has the eye of a hawk and the stealth of a viper,
and if he does but suspect that you and I are in treaty together, he will throw me overboard with a dagger wound under my shoulder- blade."
When his wife mentioned Banfy he started as if a viper
had stung him.