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Her mother was a handsome woman, though she had an up-and-coming kind of way with her.

The Portion of LaborMary E. Wilkins Freeman

You would think an up-and-coming scientific man would want a hospital at one elbow and a morgue at the other.

Dear EnemyJean Webster

Honey, I didn't mean——You were the only up-and-coming person in the bunch.

Main StreetSinclair Lewis

No, hes got something better; hes got an up-and-coming wife who works just as hard as Zeph—looks.

Full-Back FosterRalph Henry Barbour

This up-and-coming station on the route which binds Numidia with Africa is possessed of a remarkable source of fresh-water supply.

I was all for taking her in because she is so gol darned pretty and up-and-coming.

The Comings of Cousin AnnEmma Speed Sampson

There's an up-and-coming lad, he thought, not quite two vargs old and two heads already.

Solar StiffChas. A. Stopher

And these individuals might be willing to invest some of their capital in some up-and-coming young businessmen, young politicians.

Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.