Thesaurus / strong
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At that age and in its then condition a strong ruler--native if possible, if not, foreign--was by far the best hope for Ireland.
THE STORY OF IRELANDEMILY LAWLESS
It was during this period of her life that she won a friendship quite as strong and quite as precious as that of old Grossetete.
THE VILLAGE RECTORHONORE DE BALZAC
She regards him with the growing thought that he is good and strong.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
But the strong arm of the law was apparently under its pillow in delicious slumber.
PEE-WEE HARRIS ON THE TRAILPERCY KEESE FITZHUGH
Why was he not strong in health and body like the people about him, and yet for whom did he wish to labor?
This line of exploration appeared preferable to the strong practical mind of Mr. Chambers, who had in view the quid pro quo.
SUCCESSFUL EXPLORATION THROUGH THE INTERIOR OF AUSTRALIAWILLIAM JOHN WILLS
It was a scandal of proportions almost equal to that of her love for strong drink.
THE BOSS OF LITTLE ARCADYHARRY LEON WILSON
This idea caught him up as a strong wind might have caught him, and carried him beyond his own control.
HESTER, VOLUME 2 (OF 3)MARGARET OLIPHANT
He was a man of good judgment, strong in his likes and dislikes, and bitter in his resentments.
It is a strong agent in the decomposition of vegetable matter, and is thus of much importance in preparing manures.
THE ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTUREGEORGE E. WARING
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