Thesaurus / amasses


Here, too, Balzac amasses in his opening picture the reserve of effect that he needs.

She loved them, she reveled in them, she dreamed of them, just as a collector of curios gloats over the treasures he amasses.

Sunny SlopesEthel Hueston

It amasses and then disperses, it accumulates and then sows, it devours and then creates.

Merchant who struck his mother, story of—I. 554 note; amasses wealth by being permitted to speak to a king—II.

The Kath Sarit SgaraSomadeva Bhatta

Avarice includes some idea of a storekeeping commerce that amasses by buying for one dollar and selling for two.

The PresidentAlfred Henry Lewis

In twenty years, he amasses fifty thousand dollars, invests it, and settles it on his family.

Cannibals all!George Fitzhugh

The brewer, because he amasses a large fortune out of beer, is ennobled.

The Great AcceptanceCyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

He marries, and has sons and daughters, and he amasses property in the place where his greatest honours have come to him.

He amasses a fortune, becomes involved in speculation, in business injustice, and in ruin.

The man who amasses a fortune, however selfishly, is the man to whom the peerage is offered, and for whom we manifest admiration.

The Modern MaladyCyril Bennett


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