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Madame de Condillac stood watching him, her face composed, her glance cold.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Then the door opened, the portiere was swept aside, and Anselme announced "Monsieur de Garnache."
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
San Antonio de Bexar lies in a fertile and well-irrigated valley, stretching westward from the river Salado.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The Goliath wouldn't answer; the Dublin said the force was coming off, and we could not get into touch with the soldiers at all.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
For this use of the voice in the special service of will-power, or propelling force, it is necessary first to test its freedom.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
One evening, while he was thus engaged, he observed de Patinos and Duke Wharton enter together.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
But you are mistaken in thinking the force west consists of the entire Merrill Horse.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Without any known cause of offence, a tacit acknowledgement of mutual dislike was shewn by Louis and de Patinos.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
She and her younger sister, Janet, had quarreled a good deal through force of unfortunate habit.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
De secretis operibus artis et naturae, et de nullitate magiae, p. 533 (Brewer).
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
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WORDS RELATED TO TOUR DE FORCE

  • chef d'oeuvre
  • chef-d'oeuvre
  • classic
  • cream
  • cream of the crop
  • flower
  • gem
  • jewel
  • magnum opus
  • master work
  • masterstroke
  • model
  • monument
  • perfection
  • pièce de résistance
  • prize
  • showpiece
  • standard
  • tour de force
  • treasure
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