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It is generally a gross approximation of the conception of the Infinite Being to the likeness of man.

Gross and animal, no doubt it is, but not the less really pleasant, as every Irishman and many an Englishman knows well enough.

Yeast: A ProblemCharles Kingsley

This sponge will absorb readily the gross impurities of the water, and can easily be taken out and cleaned once or twice a week.

The reports of the inspectors disclosed gross abuses, not only in the smaller county jails but in Newgate itself.

The internal policy of that body precluded the possibility of gross misconduct.

Letters from SpainJoseph Blanco White

Ramsay and Gordon and Marshall—nay, the British historians themselves have written gross exaggerations.

Under no circumstances would I permit myself to become large and gross and bulky.

The dilemma may seem a trifling one, but to Stockton's sensitive nature it was gross indeed.

ShandygaffChristopher Morley

It was not conducted with more discretion, and there were as many gross personalities in its columns.

Men of this stamp cannot endure close alongside of them the inept and gross dictatorship of an armed rabble.

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