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


Bake it in a brisk oven an hour or more according to its thickness.

I have plenty of time, and it will be more according to rule.

Love of our offspring, is not more according to our nature, than grief for the loss of them.

Keep your promise, and I hope to be able to reward you more according to your deserts.

He had no great fancy for gold lace suits, but a good serviceable coat and cocked hat was more according to his taste.

The two eminent geographers and astronomers, Eratosthenes and Hipparchus, seem to have valued him more according to his deserts.

It appears to me more according to the laws of primitive society and to the love of God.

Again (ii), each sin, once more according to the degree of its guilt, involves separation from God.

The student of himself must necessarily conduct his existence more and more according to the views of his brain.

Both, in their way, are beautiful; but this seems less formal, and more according to nature.