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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Why not have sought out the pure white lime-rocks of the flat country, or the grey granite of the hills?
He had not estimated that if Jean Baptiste sought his wife secretly, it must have been because he wished to avoid him.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The purchasers found that this claim was not well founded, and sought to recover their money.
He also states that the Audiencia is virtually non-existent, and so there is no high court in which justice may be sought.
There are five general heads under which the characteristics to be sought may be grouped.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
And as a flood hath watered the earth; so shall his wrath inherit the nations, that have not sought after him.
To make the effort of articulation a vital impulse in response to a mental concept,—this is the object sought.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
There were yet two mortal hours to get through, and the men of the party sought the cool shades of the vicarage garden.
Aristide again sought the message of the stars; but the sky was clouded over, and soon a fine rain began to fall.
He went blindly down the street, turned at the corner and sought a quiet place, a livery barn.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX

WORDS RELATED TO SOUGHT-AFTER

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

oligopolynoun | [ol-i-gop-uh-lee ]SEE DEFINITION