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

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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

For who, while tears are falling, will pause to handle the wreaths, and find whether they are genuine?
He stood swaying the umbrella-handle about, looking down at it, as if that would assist his decision.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Then, his hand resting on the handle of the cab-door, this expression suddenly changed to one of alert suspicion.
DOPESAX ROHMER
The active Capt descended, and seizing the substantial handle rang loudly.
"I did n't fly off the handle," said the screw, twirling huskily at the end of the screw-shaft.
Bruder Kalkmann turned the handle and they entered a room ablaze with light and full of people.
I have a big scheme on hand, and want to be on the field proper to pull the ropes and handle the ribbons.
He saw Black Hood's gauntlet gloved hand closed on the handle of the knife that was thrust into Joseph's neck.
And you had it hanging by the hooked handle on the edge of the counter right beside this lady, didnt you?

WORD OF THE DAY

propinquitynoun | [proh-ping-kwi-tee ]SEE DEFINITION
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