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There was no doubt thought of his own loss in this question: yet there was, one may hope, a germ of solicitude for the mother too.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Above all else he did not want Winifred to know that solicitude in her behalf had drawn him from the path of duty.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Our solicitude was now required solely for Joe, whose head was too deeply buried to be exhumed with so much facility.
An offer which Jane received from a very honest, industrious, and thrifty jeweler, aroused anew a mother's maternal solicitude.
Then bending over Oliver, he helped to carry him up stairs with the care and solicitude of a woman.
These circumstances must naturally create in every instance some degree of painful solicitude for its consequences.
The yearning solicitude in the woman's eyes, the infinite pity on her face, chained him and drove all other thoughts away.
THE EVERLASTING ARMSJOSEPH HOCKING
Scattergood, with great show of solicitude, dispatched a youngster to the deacon's house for his extra limb.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
I am terrified at the thought of what may occur at any moment in spite of my solicitude and untiring vigilance.
Tears came into her eyes, and an infinite grieved solicitude gathered about her heart.
HILDASARAH JEANETTE DUNCAN

WORDS RELATED TO SOLICITUDE

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propinquitynoun | [proh-ping-kwi-tee ]SEE DEFINITION
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