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extravagantly Sentence Examples

  • These latter were conducted extravagantly, and badly administered.

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  • Suraj Mall raised the Jat power to its highest point; and Colonel Dow, in 1770, estimated the raja's revenue (perhaps extravagantly) at £2,000,000 and his military force at 60,000 or 70,000 men.

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  • Who that has heard a strain of music feared then lest he should speak extravagantly any more forever?

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  • In China his mention of Canton by the name of Censcolam or Censcolam (Chin-Kalan), and his descriptions of the custom of fishing with tame cormorants, of the habit of letting the finger-nails grow extravagantly, and of the compression of women's feet, are peculiar to him among the travellers of that age; Marco Polo omits them all.

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  • But it happened that Hobbes had allowed a French acquaintance to have a private translation of his reply made by a young Englishman, who secretly took a copy of the original for himself; and now it was this unnamed purloiner who, in 1654, when Hobbes had become famous and feared, gave it to the world of his own motion, with an extravagantly laudatory epistle to the reader in its front.

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  • was extravagantly delighted; Stanislaus of Poland sent Burke words of thanks and high glorification and a gold medal.

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  • Many of our houses, both public and private, with their almost innumerable apartments, their huge halls and their cellars for the storage of wines and other munitions of peace, appear to be extravagantly large for their inhabitants.

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  • In the same spirit, under the reviving influence of ancient philosophy (with which, however, he was imperfectly acquainted and the relation of which to Christianity he extravagantly misunderstood), he argues that the old Greek moralists, as inculcating a disinterested love of good - and so implicitly love of God as the highest good - were really nearer to Christianity than Judaic legalism was.

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  • &c.), which overlook the essential distinction between what is and what ought to be; and even in one or two expressions to overleap this distinction extravagantly, as (e.g.) in saying that the man who " wilfully acts contrary to justice wills things to be what they are not and cannot be."

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  • Josh went for the Reef N Beef sizzling platter of extravagantly char grilled skewered prawns atop a vast rump steak.

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  • The joke has been around for ages and has grown infamous in the comedy world as it was told extravagantly among insiders.

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  • Fortrey created an expensive and sumptuous home that was extravagantly decorated with strapwork, magnificent molded plasterwork and detailed paint schemes.

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  • A life extravagantly in the morning of an evening in berlin stokes g. A discreet little spend time with.

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  • They're available in a variety of designs, offer plenty of functional designs and run the gamut from fairly inexpensive to extravagantly high-priced.

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  • If you'd rather have an extravagantly decorated unique wedding cake with multi-colored icing, or just one color of icing that matches your wedding party, go for it!

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  • Fancy kids' dresses can be specially-ordered formal attire or extravagantly embellished clothing straight from your child's closet.

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  • They may cost a few dollars more, but they're not extravagantly priced.

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