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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CLOCK

The clock struck twelve, and it seemed as if it struck a thousand.

You may almost distinguish the figures on the clock that has just told the hour.

When supper was over and the clock had struck twelve, the party separated.

While she was ill she had watched the clock for the time to listen for him.

From the lower hall the clock chimed one with musical vibrations.

Then it was so still she could hear the clock tick in the next room.

The ticking of the clock emphasized the inexorable silence of the house.

The clock ticked with an assured peace, as if knowing it marked eternal hours.

Knowledge dripped from his finger-ends; he had it ready, like oil to give a clock.

Well, we took the key, an' hung it up inside the clock—an' there 'tis now!

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