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

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Duel Your Dual Nature With This Quiz On Geminis

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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
She stood, in her young purity, at one end of the chain of years, and Mrs. Chepstow—did she really stand at the other?
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
But the liberal soul deviseth liberal things, and by liberal things shall he stand.
All bribery, and injustice shall be blotted out, and fidelity shall stand for ever.
It is only necessary to have a zinc, or a galvanized tray on which to stand the glass in an inverted position.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
Gold and silver make the feet stand sure: but wise counsel is above them both.
In the centre of the room is an oval table; some dozen men are sitting at it; as many more stand behind their chairs.
Only, he argued, British soldiers would stand against the skyline during a general action.
What more could one desire of him, I pray, Than just to hop around and stand for K?

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

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boondogglenoun | [boon-dog-uh l, -daw-guh l]SEE DEFINITION