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Yet if there is a measure of untruth in such pretty flatteries, one needs to be superhuman in order to condemn them harshly.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
As company after company appeared, we were able to form a pretty exact estimate of their numbers.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
He glanced aside, and saw an exceedingly pretty, dark face, which looked vaguely familiar.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Pretty women without religion are like flowers without perfume.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
It is to be feared that the attractions of the house-dinner were not the sole inducement to many of those sitting there.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He chiefly divided his time between the House of Lords and sitting at home, lamenting over his own ill-starred existence.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Blanche stood an instant looking into the lighted room and hesitating—flushed a little, smiling, extremely pretty.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
In the centre of the room is an oval table; some dozen men are sitting at it; as many more stand behind their chairs.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Outside the hotel he came upon the two sisters sitting on a bench and drinking coffee.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
A little incident which his mother remembers is not without a pretty allegoric significance.
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WORDS RELATED TO SITTING PRETTY

  • advancing
  • arrived
  • blooming
  • booming
  • burgeoning
  • cooking
  • developing
  • doing well
  • flourishing
  • going strong
  • growing
  • have it made
  • have the wherewithal
  • healthy
  • home free
  • on top of heap
  • progressing
  • prolific
  • prospering
  • prosperous
  • rich
  • roaring
  • robust
  • rolling
  • sitting pretty
  • wealthy
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