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Another personality looked out from the deep-set, somnolent, gray eyes; a personality resolute, forceful and quietly alert.
AVERAGE JONESSAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS
With the coming of midwinter a somnolent period seemed also to occur in Hollister's affairs.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
As though somnolent, they did not stir unless excited by my teasing them with a bit of straw.
MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE
Down from the castle walls slopes the town, its happy, unprogressive people as somnolent as of yore.
Clym stepped before her into the passage, and Eustacia waited, her somnolent manner covering her inner heat and agitation.
Fortunately for the somnolent soldier, the sharp looks of Lazarus Seaman were not bent in his direction.
Great cities and towns aroused themselves from a half-somnolent belief in security.
ROBINFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
Amy nodded drowsily once or twice and Clint stared out the sunny window with the somnolent gaze of a well-fed cat.
LEFT TACKLE THAYERRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
In the intense, somnolent silence of the little provincial square its tinkle sounded loud and clear.
ROUGH-HEWNDOROTHY CANFIELD
His companion glanced down at him sharply, but in his tranquil and half-somnolent face there was no trace of evasiveness.

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