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It is useless to disguige the fact—the blade is a wearing out the sheets.'
Unfortunately the reverence for the laws seems to be wearing out with the Americans.
Buds in propagating are usually taken from nursery stock, a practice of decades, and there is no wearing out of varieties.
The standing army of the Ketoshians sat around all day wearing out the grass and being frequently stumbled over.
IN AFRICAJOHN T. MCCUTCHEON
For it's dreadful to discover that your roof is wearing out!
It was still early in the afternoon when the gayety at the dinner-table began, in certain quarters, to show signs of wearing out.
MAN AND WIFEWILKIE COLLINS
"Maybe he's beginning to realize that his clothes are wearing out again," suggested Lark.
PRUDENCE SAYS SOETHEL HUESTON
This long time I have been wearing out shoe-leather to get the best of you, because you ate up my colt!
Then, again, his clothes were wearing out, and he saw no way of obtaining money to buy new.
THE ERRAND BOYHORATIO ALGER
Don't you be afraid of me wearing out this shirt by too much washing.
THE DEAD SECRETWILKIE COLLINS

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