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Most of the sculptures in this selection are busts, limited to shoulders, heads and extravagances of curly hair.
To talk to the executive is to experience a keenly nuanced understanding of the business, but rare bursts of extravagance or departures from the message.
The room was prettily furnished, and Georgie had often accused herself of extravagance.
What reliance could repose upon a house, divided against itself—not safe from the extravagance and pillage of its own members?
This is one of the truths which sloth, rapacity and extravagance are slow to learn, yet which they cannot safely ignore.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
I doubt,” she answered, with the instinct of extravagance that annoyed Hubert, “I doubt if I know anything else.
But there was in general nothing Oriental about him, no assumption of barbaric pompousness, no extravagance of bearing.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
The Dukes set an example of extravagance which was followed by the Barons who surrounded them, and also by the rich bourgeois.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
Though she is the third richest ruler in Europe, she refuses to indulge in any foolish extravagance.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
She is fond of good living and dressing, but she is opposed to everything that suggests foolish extravagance.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN

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nonesuchnoun | [nuhn-suhch ]SEE DEFINITION