Thesaurus / expression

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Still I cannot see that this at all explains the expression of a "cock-and-bull story."
His eyelids droop slightly, but his eyes are keen and his expression astute.
Infinite—this word is by no means the expression of a clear idea: it is merely the expression of an effort to attain one.
I bowed my head to conceal the expression which might have told his lordship that I intended to do nothing of the kind.
The form of expression was so crude that once more Barbara was startled.
THE DUST FLOWERBASIL KING
It is still, however, somewhat wanting in the expression of straightness, and therefore slightly unnatural.
An “active” or “passive” expression of the eyes was looked upon as especially significant.
It is an expression of the character, the nicety of taste—or lack of it—the discrimination and judgment of the individual.
HANDICRAFT FOR GIRLSIDABELLE MCGLAUFLIN
"Then I'll go on," and he glanced at Julie, who sat still, controlling her expression of face but with tumult in her heart.
THE COME BACKCAROLYN WELLS
The complete method (of which the multiple line of approach is the expression) is the antithesis of the special or patent method.

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