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In this position, the line of cavalry formed the chord of the arc described by the river, and occupied by us.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Polavieja, as everybody knew, was the chosen executive of the friars, whose only care was to secure their own position.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Cousin George's position is such a happy one, that conversation is to him a thing superfluous.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
It is only necessary to have a zinc, or a galvanized tray on which to stand the glass in an inverted position.
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The case may be kept in a light position, and when once under way it will rarely need any additional water.
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To keep the frond in position it may be useful to put a book on the paper as it is spread out.
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So it was all arranged, and Lawrence went to see his uncle and tell him of his new position on Blair's staff.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
A like indifference to the position of a picture, and of a letter, has been observed among backward races.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
On some future occasion I may suggest how you may successfully perform your duties in your new position.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
Why should not Aristide, past master in drumming, find an honourable position in the orchestra of the Tournée Gulland?
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 26, 2021
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docile

WORDS RELATED TO JOCKEY FOR POSITION

  • clambered
  • climbed
  • contended
  • crawled
  • hastened
  • jockey for position
  • jostled
  • looked alive
  • made haste
  • moved
  • pushed
  • ran
  • rushed
  • scrabbled
  • scurried
  • scuttled
  • strove
  • struggled
  • swarmed
  • trekked
  • vied
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