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By this evening, steady rain is expected to overspread the entire region.
He told her on what errand he had been, and alarm overspread her face upon hearing its result.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
It was the first time she had admitted it, and a glow overspread her face, blotching it with red spots.
The captain closed one eye, and a leer of subtle cunning overspread his face.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
She saw him look at her, and a quick flush overspread her thin, pale cheeks as she detected his look.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
Aratov observed also the expression of weariness which now overspread all her stern features.
As he ate his soup, he glanced across the table, and a blush like that of a girl overspread his dark face.
THE BUTTERFLY HOUSEMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
On her brow, formerly so gay, a veil of sadness was overspread.
Suddenly he slapped his forehead and arched his eyebrows, while a look of triumph overspread his face.
They are of a reddish-white color; but in many places the inclemency of the weather has overspread them with a blackish crust.

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