Thesaurus / out-of-the-way
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It is most peculiar, and when he plays that way, the most bewitching little expression comes over his face.
"Capital, capital," his lordship would remark with great alacrity, when there was no other way of escape.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
In this way bundles of the plants are easily made, and in most cases these can be readily carried about.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
And he was gone, and out of sight on the swift galloping Benito, before Father Gaspara bethought himself.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
You would not think it too much to set the whole province in flames so that you could have your way with this wretched child.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Most of the men leaped up, caught hold of spears or knives, and rushed out.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Liszt looked at it, and to her fright and dismay cried out in a fit of impatience, "No, I won't hear it!"
The most High hath created medicines out of the earth, and a wise man will not abhor them.
She looked so sweet when she said it, standing and smiling there in the middle of the floor, the door-way making a frame for her.
Squinty could look out, but the slats were as close together as those in a chicken coop, and the little pig could not get out.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
WORDS RELATED TO OUT-OF-THE-WAY
- breaking new ground
- unheard of
- sui generis
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