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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GREAT EXPECTATIONS

He is not a man of great rank, great promise, or great expectations.

We take up the book with great expectations, and find it—trash.

I have just finished my book of "Great Expectations," and am the worse for wear.

The first number of "Great Expectations" appeared on the 1st December.

You cannot think how happy you make me by what you write of "Great Expectations."

This was likewise the case with an uncle, from whom I had great expectations.

The great expectations are not all on the younger side of fifty.

Once he had had great expectations, but alas!dad had just come a cropper.

Great expectations were excited by it, but it soon sank into oblivion.

Great expectations were formed of him, and he fulfilled them all.

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