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To Americans Mrs. Wright is interesting by reason of her patriotism, which amounted to a passion.
All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
Wordsworth has illustrated how an unwise and importunate demand for a reason from a child may drive him into invention.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
And she fell to scolding him in the way he usually loved,—but at the moment found less stimulating for some reason.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The reason we associate rhythm with the significance of time is that rhythm is a measurer of time.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
That she had her definite reason he knew, as a woman knows when another woman is wearing a last year's gown.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
He controlled himself betimes, bethinking him that, after all, there might be some reason in what this fat fellow said.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
We have said it had been lightly laden at starting, which was the reason of the tremendous pace at which it travelled.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
He had hoped to have her reason it out with him, and he had prayed that he be given a little time, and then all would be well.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX

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ubietynoun | [yoo-bahy-i-tee ]SEE DEFINITION