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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MIGHTY

Then I heard a mighty voice, that seemed to proceed from within the Parthenon.

It increases in strength and warmth, blowing with a mighty roar.

I tell you, it's a mighty good thing we got your brains to depend on.

It was a mighty voice lifted for right and against oppression.

In this mighty enterprise, the cow shall be my great confederate.

The mighty man of Kittery has a double claim to remembrance.

And now he considered that mighty self of his insulted as well as wronged.

He made our dreaming: shall it surpass in its making his mighty self?

Tranter's great sword was indeed a mighty vantage in his favor.

Then with one mighty effort, he called up all his strength for a single minute.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English mihtig, earlier mæhtig, from miht (see might (n.)). Cf. Old Frisian mechtig, Old Saxon mahtig, Dutch machtig, German mächtig. As an adverb, it is attested from c.1300, though now considered colloquial.

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