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I assure you, no matter how beautifully we play any piece, the minute Liszt plays it, you would scarcely recognize it!
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
I was busy loading the piece when an exclamation of surprise from one of the men made me look up.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
A desultory conversation on politics, in which neither took the slightest interest, was a safe neutral ground.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Cousin George's position is such a happy one, that conversation is to him a thing superfluous.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
There were two battalions, together about a thousand men; and they brought a field-piece with them.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
She got up and stood in front of the fire, having her hand on the chimney-piece and looking down at the blaze.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
With a groan, wrung from the very depths of his heart, he tossed the man a gold-piece; another to the woman.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
He insisted upon my staying a while, and we had the most amusing and entertaining conversation imaginable.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
It was the conversation of every circle; and discussed according to the dispositions, or views of the speakers.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
During this conversation Harry's right hand was resting beneath his jacket, grasping the butt of his revolver.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 26, 2021
Choose the synonym for obedient
docile

WORDS RELATED TO CONVERSATION PIECE

  • bagatelle
  • bauble
  • bibelot
  • conversation piece
  • curio
  • curiosity
  • gewgaw
  • gimcrack
  • gimmick
  • item
  • knick-knack
  • memento
  • objet d'art
  • oddity
  • souvenir
  • trifle
  • whatnot
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