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That’s thanks to skillful fighting, venom and lots of prey-wrapping silk.
Coldriver did not know there was such a thing as inviting patronage by skillful display.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
The Girondists knew to whom they were indebted for many of the most skillful parries and retaliatory blows.
He earned thirty-six francs a month by his position to support himself, but he was neat and skillful.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Skillful work had made it seem a vital thing to the people, and hundreds of letters and telegrams poured in to representatives.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
It is a powerful summary, and a skillful plea for the adoption of a policy of conciliation with the colonies of America.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
The races gave as many opportunities then as now for skillful driving, and required even more of strength and daring.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
The skillful use of prepositions and conjunctions indicates a master of words.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
All the money saved by this skillful mechanic and his thrifty wife was gone, and this girl had to go to work.
THE LEAVEN IN A GREAT CITYLILLIAN WILLIAM BETTS
It was a terrific struggle; not the skillful sparring of trained fighters, but the rough and tumble battling of primitive giants.
THE SHEPHERD OF THE HILLSHAROLD BELL WRIGHT

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