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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SATURNALIAN

The solitary example of a Saturnalian victim in Msia did not fulfil these conditions.

The Saturnalian spirit has not been extinct even in our days.

It was found necessary to suggest that originally the Saturnalian victim died in February-March, but this was not proved.

On holidays and fair-days these Saturnalian proceedings grew more outrageous than ever.

However, this Saturnalian court has done our business; and a glorious batch of claret we had afterwards at Walker's.

In a word, it deserves to be regarded as an effusion of Saturnalian licentiousness, rather than of poetry.

Reference has already been made to Dr. Frazer's view of the Saturnalian king and his awful origin.

A fortune, rapid and secure, darted before du Tillet's eyes like a flash of lightning in a saturnalian night.

At the vestibule door a porter, somewhat befuddled by Saturnalian merry-making, was waiting sleepily.

Napoleon was scrupulously respected through the whole of this Saturnalian festivity.

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