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Victor was proud of his achievement, and went about recommending it and urging every one to partake of it to excess.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The authorization borne by him was very extraordinary and had a great excess of the ordinary warrants.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
(d) Excess balances may, at the convenience of each federal reserve bank, remain deposited with the gold settlement fund.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
To talk of an excess of labor, or an inability to employ it, in such a country as Ireland, is to insult the general understanding.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
All applications, including therein any on which action may have been deferred because in excess of the aforesaid 10 per cent.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
Byron wrote dashingly about 'sublime Tobacco,' but I do not think he carried the practice to excess.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Well, if you do either lose baggage or want to buy a trunk already marked, deuced if I ain't the man to call on.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Although the army was greatly demoralised during the retreat through Portugal, he never lost a single gun or baggage wagon.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Soult's corps arrived without cannon or baggage, a mere armed rabble, and Ney's men jeered at the disorganised battalions.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Excess of any of these structures may result from excessive ingestion or deficient intestinal digestion.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 28, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO EXCESS BAGGAGE

  • affliction
  • albatross
  • care
  • charge
  • cumber
  • deadweight
  • drag
  • drain
  • duty
  • encumbrance
  • excess baggage
  • incubus
  • liability
  • millstone
  • obligation
  • onus
  • oppression
  • responsibility
  • task
  • tax
  • trouble
  • trust
  • weight
  • worry
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