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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

Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The ground shakes and out from the darkness of the forest plunges a huge buffalo.
Growling horribly, the enraged brute seized poor Pearson and shook him as a terrier dog shakes a rat.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
There was the same sniffing and scratching as before, and I felt the tent give a little as when wind shakes it.
Besides the districts mentioned, tobacco is grown largely in that of Frankfort-on-the Oder.
The coachman gathers up his reins and shakes squarely down into his seat; the ostlers step back.
Now, how comes it that you have turned up in this out-of-the-way part of the world?

WORDS RELATED TO THE SHAKES

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WORD OF THE DAY

pulchritudinousadjective | [puhl-kri-tood-n-uhs, -tyood- ]SEE DEFINITION