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"I really don't see why you're so angry, Dick," she said, lifting candid eyes.

He rose with the blow; all his energy, from wrist to instep, was in that lifting drive.

He sat still, just lifting the root of his tail as you stroked him.

Lifting myself to catch the upper scent, I winded a man that was not of Ty-uonyi.

"We'll go through the woods," said Mom Beck, lifting her over the fence.

They had evidently just landed, and two men were lifting out a chest from the boat.

"Come and take it off my shoulders, then," answered Hercules, lifting his club.

When we got back to the schooner, we found her lifting her anchors.

"No more," interposed Mr. Stewart, frowning and lifting his finger.

"Yes, I dare say they are all there," he said, lifting his voice somewhat.

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