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Seize The Sumpsimus: Match These Terms With The Correct Definitions!

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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

You would not think it too much to set the whole province in flames so that you could have your way with this wretched child.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Now, it immediately occurred to Davy that he had never in his whole life had all the plums he wanted at any one time.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
In nine days he returned, bringing us the thanks of congress, and fresh orders.
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
But Polavieja started his campaign with the immense advantage of having the whole of the dry season before him.
All changes are to be Rang either by walking them (as the term is) or else Whole-pulls, or Half-pulls.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
The plant as a whole remains green until late in the autumn.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Then Paterno adroitly brought matters to a crisis in a bold peroration which changed the whole scene.
M'Bongo and his whole court are now clothed, I am happy to say, at least to a certain extent.
We were now masters of the whole country, and the war was apparently at an end.

WORDS RELATED TO THE WHOLE NINE YARDS

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machinateverb (used with or without object) | [mak-uh-neyt ]SEE DEFINITION