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He laughed, a curious laugh, bitter and sweet, scornful and surpassingly tender.

Leonore StubbsL. B. Walford

Yet, though it was all surpassingly beautiful, it was strangely suggestive of death.

Chopin, who sang the swan-song of idealism in surpassingly sweet tones, was by nature unfitted to wrestle with the problem.

Franz LisztJames Huneker

Inasmuch as the slightest slip was certain to prove fatal, the work was slow and surpassingly delicate.

Blazing ArrowEdward S. Ellis

The illuminations of the City Hall were “surpassingly beautiful.”

It was truly a clever sketch of a surpassingly lovely scene.

The Giant of the NorthR.M. Ballantyne

How is it, lady, that you are of such a surpassingly beautiful colour?

It is of basaltic material, supported by massive buttresses, and as a whole is surpassingly grand.

Aztec LandMaturin M. Ballou

Near her sat Hortense, sylph-like in figure, and surpassingly gentle and graceful in her manners.

Amongst his neighbours was a lady of high degree who had two surpassingly beautiful daughters.

Old-Time StoriesCharles Perrault

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