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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WOULD SOONER

I would sooner you had killed me than burdened my soul with your death.

Oh, Austin, there's no living woman whom I would sooner call my daughter.

She would sooner have expected Heaven to put off the weather.

Joseph replied he would sooner die than have any such thought.

I would sooner they took this butcher-work into their own hands.

"I would sooner we had nothing whatever to do with any of them," he said.

He would sooner be thirteen than fourteen; the portions would be larger, that was all.

We would sooner have built a city behind the farm, in our enclosure.

My wit is not the keenest, else I would sooner have caught it.

I would sooner have broken my heart and died than have asked a man to say that he loved me.

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