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The volcanic eruptions of the mountains on the west broke down its barriers, and let its waters flow.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
And Tom, aware that he winced, was also aware that something in his life congealed and stopped its normal flow.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
They were eaten too quickly, in long gulps of four-and-twenty hours at a time.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
The arrows represent the flow of money from each of these four categories to the others.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
Its entrance into and exit from banks is a flow, but not a circulation against goods.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
Therefore, the total circulation exceeds the total flow from and to banks by the amount flowing through "nondepositors."
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
He walked over to the table and mixed two tumblers of whiskey-and-soda, wondering why he had not thought of it before.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
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WORDS RELATED TO EBB AND FLOW

  • altering
  • alternating
  • being undecided
  • blowing hot and cold
  • ebb and flowing
  • fluttering
  • going up and down
  • hem and haw
  • hesitating
  • oscillating
  • rising and falling
  • seesawing
  • shifting
  • swinging
  • undulating
  • varying
  • veering
  • vibrating
  • wavering
  • waving
  • yo-yoing
  • ebb and flow
  • eddy
  • flow
  • gush
  • heave
  • lapping
  • murmur
  • roll
  • rush
  • spurt
  • surge
  • sweep
  • swell
  • swirl
  • swishing
  • undulation
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