Thesaurus / insignificancy
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When, by them, administration is convinced of its insignificancy, they are soon to be convinced of their own.
Their total insignificancy screened them from the fatal effects of the caprices of their tyrants.
REFLECTIONS ON THE RISE AND FALL OF THE ANCIENT REPUBLICKSEDWARD WORTLEY MONTAGU
The nation looked upon him as a deserter, and he shrunk into insignificancy and an earldom.
FAMILIAR QUOTATIONSJOHN BARTLETT
On arriving at the spot, it was distressing to observe the insignificancy of the place, with regard to such a melancholy event.
CONFESSIONS OF AN ETONIANI. E. M.
Now the tribe has been reduced to comparative insignificancy by this dreadful scourge.
TRAVELS AND ADVENTURES OF MONSIEUR VIOLETCAPTAIN MARRYAT
For my part, I could not contain myself; and notwithstanding my insignificancy, I could not help telling him my thoughts.
DANGEROUS CONNECTIONS, V. 1, 2, 3, 4PIERRE CHODERLOS DE LACLOS
What matter its importance or its insignificancy, so that it be just.
HISTORY OF THE GIRONDISTS, VOLUME IALPHONSE DE LAMARTINE
When, by them, Administration is convinced of its insignificancy, they are soon to be convinced of their own.
THOUGHTS ON THE PRESENT DISCONTENTSEDMUND BURKE
There is but a step from conscious insignificancy to the loftiest pretension.
DEALINGS WITH THE DEAD, VOLUME I (OF 2)A SEXTON OF THE OLD SCHOOL
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