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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STICKING POINT

Their repugnance to the position itself is the sticking point.

When we have screwed our courage up to the sticking point, we like not to be baulked.

Screw your courage to the sticking point, and Wigham Ward for ever!

Finally his resolution seemed to be brought to the sticking point.

She passed three others before her courage rose to the sticking point.

She needed the sun to mellow and temper her mood to the sticking point.

But would they do so; would they screw their courage to the sticking point?

This "stirred James' blood" and aroused his courage to the "sticking point."

Place the mixture on an asbestos mat over the fire and cook until thick—to the sticking point.

Mr. Verdant Green had screwed his courage to the sticking point, and had resolved to tell the secret of his love.

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