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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

I do not care very much how you censor or select the reading and talking and thinking of the schoolboy or schoolgirl.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
He, with others, thinking the miss-sahib had gone to church, was smoking the hookah of gossip in a neighboring compound.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
He desired his secretary to go to the devil, but, thinking better of it, he recalled him as he reached the door.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
But you are mistaken in thinking the force west consists of the entire Merrill Horse.
Bernard sat thinking for a long time; at first with a good deal of mortification—at last with a good deal of bitterness.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
I was thinking of any thing but the Virgin, or the window, or the light; I was thinking of my companion—so fair, and so devout.
When he was gone, Isaacson stood by the mantel-piece for nearly five minutes, thinking and motionless.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
It was now about eight o'clock at night, and the captain ordered supper immediately, thinking I had already fasted too long.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
Juan de Messa lost his head, and ran down stairs, thinking that his safety lay there.
Thinking to escape and summon assistance from the cantonment, Douglas mounted the wall and leaped into the moat.
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WORD OF THE DAY

lackadaisicaladjective | [lak-uh-dey-zi-kuhl ]SEE DEFINITION