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I hope the cracking and crunching of nuts doesn't disturb you much?

Who art thou that talkest so freely of cracking the head of Arthur a Bland?

They were cracking in their skins, the blessed gormandizers!

Cracking some nuts and munching them, the Governor began to take another tone.

There was a cracking and rending of timbers, and the water rushed in.

The town was in an uproar, and cracking like the Fourth of July.

There was not the cracking of a twig––not the movement of a shadow.

He fell within two feet of me, cracking his head on a mooring-bitt.

He was parched; his lips were cracking; in his mouth was the taste of dust.

He was covered with dust and his lips were cracking in spite of his free use of the canteen.

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