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Edna did not reveal so much as all this to Madame Ratignolle that summer day when they sat with faces turned to the sea.
He turned his eyes upon her; but no sympathy was in their beams; no belief in the semblance of her tears.
Alessandro turned a grateful look on Ramona as he translated this speech, so in unison with Indian modes of thought and feeling.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
He turned to the gentle accents of his sweet Alice, breathed in a letter which had been wet with her grateful tears.
The young lady, hearing his step, turned round and stood on the stair, confronting him fiercely.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
"But I can't stop to argue about it now;" and, saying this, he turned into a side path, and disappeared in the wood.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
When they were gone, Cynthia and Joyce turned and looked long and incredulously into each other's eyes.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
The Indian turned his head, and spoke to some one behind; one after another a score of figures rose.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
"I call you," the policeman said, and stripping the saddle and bridle from his sweaty horse, turned him loose to graze.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He turned at the sound of my voice with vastly more concern than he'd betrayed under the muzzle of Piegan's gun.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
SYNONYM OF THE DAYAPRIL 23, 2021

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versaladjective | [vur-suhl ]SEE DEFINITION
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