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Nor will I, but by distant civilities, return the compliments of any of my acquaintances.

She meant, I suppose, to go to the Clarkes in Staffordshire, for she has no other acquaintances.

Acquaintances are quickly made and as quickly ended in a Pullman.

I did as he directed, and, on getting on board, I fell in with lots of acquaintances.

All the acquaintances I met asked me the news with eagerness.

Moreover, Mademoiselle Saget had plenty of acquaintances here.

"Oh, if you like, I will classify all our acquaintances for you," replied Claude.

Possibly from him and some other acquaintances of mine I may learn something.

After breakfast Captain Elisha went downtown to call on some acquaintances.

And to do that one must use one's acquaintances as rounds in the ladder.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.