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Looks sentence examples

  • Sure, he was good looking, but looks weren't everything.

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  • It looks like we've got company.

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  • It looks just like her!

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  • It looks like something out of a horror movie.

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  • To me, a beautiful horse is one that looks friendly.

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  • It looks like he has other plans.

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  • I opened the door to the questioning looks of the ladies.

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  • It looks like I'll have to accept your invitation to spend the night, but I'll pay you as soon as I get my things.

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  • It looks easy enough, now that Bob has shown how it is done.

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  • I really like the look of wood - especially when it looks this graceful.

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  • This looks like a good spot to eat lunch.

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  • Anyway, with all the money in his family and the good looks as well, he couldn't hold a candle to Brandon in the charm department.

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  • Geez. Looks like it's been hit by a locomotive.

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  • I think she's ready to foal and it looks like a storm is brewing out there.

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  • I can tell by the way he looks at you.

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  • He noticed that they whispered to one another, casting significant looks at him with a kind of awe and even servility.

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  • Prince Andrew, looking again at that genealogical tree, shook his head, laughing as a man laughs who looks at a portrait so characteristic of the original as to be amusing.

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  • While he was away Princess Mary, Dessalles, Mademoiselle Bourienne, and even little Nicholas exchanged looks in silence.

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  • It looks like it might get bad.

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  • A good chessplayer having lost a game is sincerely convinced that his loss resulted from a mistake he made and looks for that mistake in the opening, but forgets that at each stage of the game there were similar mistakes and that none of his moves were perfect.

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  • His power was checked but his unusual presence enough to draw the looks of those around them.

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  • "Each of their arms is a wooden club," answered the little man, "and I'm sure the creatures mean mischief, by the looks of their eyes.

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  • The name looks strangely familiar.

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  • We did it twice, and we just saw the rushes the other day and it looks brilliant.

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  • We are wont to forget that the sun looks on our cultivated fields and on the prairies and forests without distinction.

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  • This broad field which I have looked at so long looks not to me as the principal cultivator, but away from me to influences more genial to it, which water and make it green.

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  • Pierre, however, felt excited, and the general desire to show that they were ready to go to all lengths--which found expression in the tones and looks more than in the substance of the speeches--infected him too.

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  • His looks and cold tone to his daughter seemed to say: There, you see?

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  • Ney and Berthier, standing near Napoleon, exchanged looks and smiled contemptuously at this general's senseless offer.

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  • It isn't what it looks like.

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  • "It looks closed, like the rest of the town," I said.

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  • "He looks a lot like him," Howie reported.

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  • Kinda looks like Armageddon.

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  • Looks like Darian took out everyone's power but Damian's.

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  • I don't see anything that looks like gold.

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  • I've been all over and most of it looks the same from a bus or a bar.

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  • Nothing exists that even remotely looks like Twitter before the Internet.

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  • Anything that looks too much like The Matrix movies or The Terminator movies is just, well, kind of creepy.

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  • Looks like I was right.

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  • It wasn't his rugged good looks.

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  • What does he have that I don't – besides money and good looks?

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  • Was her attraction to him based solely on his looks?

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  • I admit I was sulking, not sure who was annoyed with whom; tiring of surely looks.

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  • Four of the five vamps he'd chosen as bodyguards were exchanging looks of derision behind his back, and the vamp he tried to interrogate was openly ridiculing him.

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  • Beautiful women that rivaled Claire and men so handsome, even age couldn't diminish their muscular bodies or riveting looks.

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  • She opened her eyes to find all three gazing at her with similar guarded looks.

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  • Darian's disapproving gaze mirrored Damian's, and Sofia hid her face against Damian's chest as the three men facing her gave her similar looks.

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  • Looks like this chore is going to cut into your garage sale and auction time.

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  • Jake Weller looks good in a moustache.

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  • "It looks kind of real," Paulette said hesitantly from across the room.

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  • There were stern looks exchanged and then the group was gone, stomping and snapping their way up the stairs.

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  • This one looks like a busted piece of Halloween pottery.

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  • It looks as if they were kind enough to just let the air out—not slash them.

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  • "Looks like you should have kept the top on," he muttered.

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  • It looks like a hole in the ground that hasn't been touched in thirty years or more.

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  • Looks like Fred should get a lock on his door.

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  • "He's got a following, looks like," Fred said as he began pacing the porch.

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  • Then he added, Congratulations. Looks like you're going to be running unopposed.

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  • Looks like he ate his service revolver, but the jury's still out.

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  • "Want to see what a Lucky Strike Green Flat Fifty tin looks like?" he asked.

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  • Looks like you can buy one for about ten bucks unless some late bidder jumps in and kicks up the price.

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  • Darkyn was lean and wiry, his youthful looks at odds with the ancient intelligence in his black eyes.

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  • Looks like I'll be conducting mind checks morning and night.

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  • "Looks good," he said with a satisfied nod.

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  • She looks just like Josh!

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  • It looks fresh, too.

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  • It looks like it.

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  • It looks like the bear staked this out as his kill, so...

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  • "It looks like you've got an admirer," Alex said, chuckling.

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  • It looks like one of his lungs has collapsed.

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  • He looks so distinguished.

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  • "It looks like she wants to raise a family too," Alex said from the doorway.

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  • My husband always looks out for my best interest.

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  • Looks like something exploded.

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  • It looks like the messaging system is back up.

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  • "The amount of blood loss and direction and force of the spray looks like his jugular was …" She gasped.

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  • It looks worse than it is.

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  • With his looks, he'd have no trouble finding company for the nights he wasn't murdering people and stealing their souls.

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  • The only thing they had in common was looks!

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  • Svelte, charismatic and cool, Wynn was the opposite of Rhyn in every way except for looks.

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  • Or why Gabriel looks radioactive.

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  • She paused near the end and turned back to see both Officer David and the woman watching her with disapproving looks and crossed arms.

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  • Almost everything looks normal.

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  • "Looks like the shape you left me in," Sasha said, "when you ditched me for dear Kris."

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  • "Looks human," Rhyn replied.

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  • Looks and smells normal.

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  • She didn't notice the amused glances the women gave her, but she did see their appraising looks at Rhyn.

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  • "Your theory looks legit, Ully," Jade voiced at the tense silence.

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  • In any case, it looks like Ully needs to go back to the drawing board, and we use Rhyn for now to take out Sasha's henchmen.

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  • She glanced around, abruptly aware of the number of looks she received.

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  • Ignoring the looks on their faces, she marched to the door.

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  • There was life here, and friendly looks as she passed.

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  • Molly appeared skeptical while the others exchanged knowing looks with each other.

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  • Much more complicated than it looks.

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  • She looks like the Council, dismembered beyond recognition.

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  • "He looks so un-dead-dead," Death said, a rare trace of interest in her sweet voice.

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  • She braced herself for the resentful looks.

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  • Katie hesitated, then strode through the main hallways, suspecting Hannah would be too star struck to notice the looks they.d certainly receive from others.

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  • "She looks like Lilith," Sasha said.

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  • Katie ignored the looks of those nearest her, and Hannah looked around, happy.

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  • The women at the Sanctuary said they pulled him out of the water, and he looks awful.

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  • People stare at her with varying looks of curiosity and intensity.

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  • She passed through the throng without making eye contact for fear of leers or judging looks and reached the entrance foyer.

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  • It was not the polite, curious glances of Romas's people but direct looks that made her skin crawl with awareness.

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  • Both gave her blank looks, and she sighed, wondering how she'd be an artist in a world without even pencils.

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  • The men watched the silent battle in equal silence, their assessing looks warning her they were looking for something.

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  • He looks to be about twelve years old.

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  • It looks as if you pushed all the right buttons with him.

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  • It looks as if it fits you.

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  • It looks lovely on you, Cynthia said as she returned to the sofa.

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  • I know the whole business isn't our concern, but the poor woman is staying with us and God knows she looks as if she can use all the help she can get.

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  • It looks like we have the second afternoon in a row to ourselves.

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  • Looks like Annie had a few good meals since she fit into that white dress, wouldn't you say?

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  • "It still just looks like jumble of letters and numbers," Dean said as he read the first portion.

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  • Penny always looks for the crux, the toughest place to climb.

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  • Fred, it looks like you've got yourself a real mystery this time.

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  • But it rather looks like fun, doesn't it?

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  • Looks to me like Annie Quincy and Mrs. Martin ain't one in the same for sure.

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  • Looks like my Internet business is pretty lucrative, wouldn't you say?

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  • I dust and sweep but a stern lady looks after the madam whose care is beyond my responsibilities.

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  • Piles of gear were stacked about while partners called out to those below, fed line and encouragement, while others watched, a number with anxious looks on their reddened faces as they looked downward.

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  • It looks like Shipton got in a few good whacks.

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  • At least it looks like mine.

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  • "Looks like it's going to be a mite empty around here in the next few days," Fred continued as he began washing the plates.

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  • "She looks terrible," she said when he asked about her mother.

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  • Looks like they've got us desperadoes.

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  • But I've got to tell you, it looks pretty funny to see this many suits and uniforms in Ouray on the same day.

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  • While I'm not disagreeing with you that Edith looks like the best candidate, in my mind she's still the flavor of the month at the fruitcake sale.

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  • The doctor says long term, it looks good.

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  • And, it looks like we're going to have custody!

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  • When she rounded the corner to enter the room she shrieked, "Jesus, it looks like a bomb went off in here."

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  • It looks better here than on my mantle.

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  • I've seen the way she looks at you.

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  • Yeah, it looks just like that punch.

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  • Mr. Parrish, you may have won over my daughter and Samantha with your good looks and schmaltzy charm, but let me assure you, I am not in the least impressed by your God's-gift-to-women bullshit.

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  • It looks like it's starting to burn good.

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  • I don't give a hoot what he looks like.

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  • Was that what Katie meant all those times she indicated his looks weren't his strongest point?

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  • It looks like a Christmas card.

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  • It looks like Carmen is the only one getting anything out of this.

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  • Looks like some of them might be serious.

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  • It looks like he was attempting to arm the remaining weapons systems in the East.

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  • Looks like you had a rough night, too.

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  • "Looks bad," Dan said.

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  • The feds ignored the newcomers after a few looks, content to stroll and chat as if nothing were amiss anywhere.

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  • Both Lana and the general turned icy, less-than-impressed looks on him, and for once, Brady was glad he couldn't speak.

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  • Lana couldn't help but feel self-conscious at the lingering looks they gave her.

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  • Looks like they were here to kill, not loot.

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  • "Looks like it's time for us to talk," he started.

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  • "Looks like the handle is damaged," Brady replied.

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  • Looks like you were good luck!

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  • It looks like she was living out here, not traveling.

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  • "This is why the city looks abandoned," Elise mused.

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  • They received some curious looks from the inhabitants.

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  • "This looks messy," Brady's quiet voice came across her net.

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  • Looks like you could use a decent meal.

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  • Certainly looks convincing.  I see why Andre recruited you.

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  • Because I should trust a creepy ghost that looks like someone I once knew over the Immortal who rescued me from Death.

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  • We should reach the fortress in the morning.  It looks like she's there, Gabe reported.

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  • Not us, not Katie, not the demons.  That leaves other Immortals.  Looks like we're not the only ones here.

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  • "The jungle looks the same everywhere," Deidre agreed.

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  • "It looks like I'll be promoting my best assassin before I leave," Death responded.

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  • It looks very old.

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  • Sure, it looks like a phony and we've got to check it out, but my money says it's a drowning.

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  • Sorry to disappoint you, Sherlock, but it looks like a simple drowning.

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  • We're about ready to close our end of the case unless you've found something that looks fishy.

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  • Looks like he recorded it when he got here, then put another 23 miles on it, running to the office and around town.

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  • "Looks like Norfolk's finest missed something," Hunter mused as he examined the box.

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  • It looks like ol' Vinnie is missing, doesn't it?

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  • Looks like they're inter­ested in your high school sweetheart, Rita answered without looking up.

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  • Looks like they dropped off the face of the earth.

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  • It looks like she's too goody-goody to sue any­body, but I haven't given up yet.

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  • He looks around for a place to stash the dough and start a new identity.

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  • "It looks like our Mr. Cleary flew the coop," Fred said reluc­tantly.

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  • If you'll just tell us what Cleary looks like we'll get out of your hair.

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  • It looks as if it won't be needed now.

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  • It looks like it was Byrne's.

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  • The store hadn't done $500 in business the past month by the looks of things, and the two hardened robbers sounded like kids.

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  • I mean, I didn't pay much attention those times I saw him but it looks like the guy.

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  • It looks as if the insurance company may be willing to advance some of the life insurance money—at least enough to tide us over for a while.

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  • We still have to wait a little while and there are lots of details to iron out, but Ms. Rosewater says it looks positive.

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  • Our guy sees the ad and calls Gruber and comes out and looks the rig over.

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  • The train stops in Kansas by the looks of things.

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  • This note sounds like and looks like he was blind drunk when he wrote it and he doesn't know what the hell he's talking about.

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  • We're not the only ones chasing Jeffrey Byrne and by the looks of things, they'd blow his head off as soon as spit on him.

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  • He felt an obligation to Ethel Rosewater but by the looks of the crowd his presence was unnecessary.

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  • Looks like we were right all along!

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  • Looks like you were the last person to talk to him.

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  • There's still too many coincidences and things that don't add up and we'll probably never get the answers, but I agree—it looks like this is the end of the line if we can't locate him on this tour.

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  • Looks like you got your money's worth out of that helmet.

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  • "Looks like we could use some rain," he said in a casual tone.

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  • It isn't as dangerous as it looks.

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  • "It looks like they did a good job," he said, shutting the coop door and turning to her.

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  • It looks so lonely down there.

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  • This looks like you were hit with a board.

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  • It looks like your 'something old' has become his 'something new'.

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  • For a few electrified moments they exchanged hungry looks.

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  • I hope it looks just like Alex.

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  • I know it looks suspicious, but you've got to learn to trust me.

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  • "Alex looks terrible," Katie persisted.

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  • "Looks good, little brother," Darian called as they approached.

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  • The small group exchanged looks.

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  • "When a woman looks like that, you really don't want to know," the blond Dusty said from beside him.

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  • Unless this portal looks like a shrub, she said.

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  • Looks like they were scouting the town.

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  • Looks like I finally won a round, he said then motioned to the cheeseburger.

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  • "Looks like you just got your ass beat," Jenn said, unable to keep the smugness out of her voice.

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  • She followed as far as she dared, until she drew the wary looks of the remaining guards.

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  • She's so cute, and Jonathan looks like a little man.

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  • It looks so nice on that electric blue.

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  • No. I'm sure it looks great.

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  • It looks like Jonathan has been here ahead of me.

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  • In the time that I've been here, it looks to me like you carry your share of the load – sometimes more.

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  • It looks like a storm is building and I need to get some work done in the garden.

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  • "I think she looks cool," Jonathan submitted, cutting his eyes to Carmen and giving her an encouraging smile.

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  • I think it looks nice.

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  • I think she looks like a princess with her hair up like that, don't you, Daddy?

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  • She looks for a place to go.

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  • Looks like you've got an open window somewhere.

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  • It isn't as difficult as it looks.

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  • Hail. Some of them as big as baseballs, looks like.

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  • Looks like it might have touched down in the field for a minute.

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  • It looks like you've been busy.

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  • When a woman wants to know, she looks for some clever way to trick the man into disclosing the facts.

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  • It looks like it's a good thing I arrived when I did.

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  • Most people saved that look for his mother while casting uncertain or suspicious looks at the masked child who followed her dutifully through the city.

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  • It looks like she was bit by a dog.

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  • Some men want more than looks.

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  • "It's not what it looks like," Jessi said.

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  • "It's exactly what it looks like," Xander countered.

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  • "I'm not going to swoon like every other woman who looks at you," she said.

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  • It's not possible for someone who looks like Gerry to be interested in me.

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  • Looks like a nice kid, until he breaks your arm.

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  • You think it looks like yours?

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  • 2, looks as though composed of a number of segments, gradually decreasing in size from base to tip like the joints of a telescope, instead of tapering gradually and evenly from one extremity to the other.

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  • There is what looks like an excellent contemporary portrait in one of the windows of All Souls College, which is figured in the Victoria County History for Hampshire, ii.

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  • 9b-25a), which interrupts the comparison of the city to a ship, looks like an insertion whether by the prophet or by some other; but there is no good reason to doubt that the book is substantially the work of Ezekiel.

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  • Each house has a quadrangle in the centre, into which it looks, and which is entered by a low, narrow doorway.

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  • the Brahman or superintending priest; the Hotri or reciter of hymns and verses; the Udgatri or chanter; and the Adhvaryu or offerer, who looks after the details of the ceremonial, including the preparation of the offering-ground, the construction of fireplaces and altars, the making of oblations and muttering of the prescribed formulae.

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  • Looking into the immensity of space, man also looks into the depths of godhead.

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  • Brooks, on the other hand, as stated above, regards the medusa as the older type and looks upon both polyp and medusa, in the Hydromedusae, as derived from a free-swimming or floating actinula, the polyp being thus merely a fixed nutritive stage, possessing secondarily acquired powers of multiplication by budding.

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  • Nearly related to myrtles are Melastomaceae which, poorly represented in the Old World, have attained here so prodigious a development in genera and species, that Ball looks upon it as the seat of origin of the family.

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  • In his relations with Moslems, Buddhists and even fetishists the Russian peasant looks rather to conduct than to creed, the latter being in his view simply a matter of nationality.

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  • The whole mass looks as if it were, as it is, slowly sliding down the valley to the sea.

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  • Viewed from the walls Peking looks like a city of gardens.

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  • The Judaean compiler, with his history of the two kingdoms, looks back upon the time when each laid the foundation of its subsequent fortunes.

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  • As one of those who fear the Lord in truth and in patience, he looks forward to the punishment of all sinners who oppress the righteous and profane the sanctuary.

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  • - The acropolis of this historic city looks on the Libyan Sea and commands the extensive plain of Messara.

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  • But the case is quite different if one looks at the two continents as a whole, for improvement in means of communication has brought about strange vicissitudes, and western Europe has asserted her power in middle and eastern Asia.

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  • The true Buddhist on the contrary looks forward with enthusiasm to this absorption into eternal bliss.

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  • Oncken, to take the extreme of condemnation, looks upon him as a bad physiocrat and a confused thinker, while Leon Say considers that he was the founder of modern political economy, and that "though he failed in the 18th century he triumphed in the 1 9th."

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  • In the case of sheep the National Sheep Breeders' Association looks after the interests of flockmasters in general, whilst most of the pure breeds are represented also by separate organizations.

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  • This may serve to show that the ideals of our youth were not without justification; but the younger generation, which does not care about our ideals, and looks to the future rather than the past, will not read annotated editions of old books, however eminent their authors.

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  • Folsom looks on the hypopharynx as a secondary Obcl development.

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  • The plates, which show no improvement in execution on those of Martinet, are after drawings by Huet and Pretre, the former being perhaps the less bad draughtsman of the two, for he seems to have had an idea of what a bird when alive looks like, though he was not able to give his figures any vitality, while the latter simply delineated the stiff and dishevelled specimens from museum shelves.

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  • He does not consider the possibility of deriving enjoyment from wealth by helping the poor or encouraging learning (this latter, indeed, he looks on as vanity), and in general he recognizes no obligation on the part of a man to his fellows.

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  • As these phalangites are distinguished both from the Greek mercenaries and the native Egyptian levies, it looks (although such a fact would be staggering) as if more Macedonians could be raised for military service in Egypt than in Macedonia itself (but see Beloch, p. 353).

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  • 27 9) that the inhabitants of Colchis whom, like Herodotus (ii., 104) he looks upon as the descendants of Egyptian colonists, preserved, as heirlooms, certain graven tablets (Kbp(€ls) on which land and sea, roads and towns were accurately indicated.

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  • Solomon reminds kings and rulers that they will be held to strict account by God, and, urging them to learn wisdom from his words, proceeds to give his own experience: devoting himself from his youth to the pursuit of wisdom he had found her to be a treasure that never failed, the source and embodiment of all that is most excellent and beautiful in the world - through her he looks to obtain influence over men and immortality, and he concludes with a prayer that God would send her out of his holy heavens to be his companion and guide.

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  • Koheleth's scepticism (in the original form of Ecclesiastes) is deep-seated and far-reaching: though he is a theist, he sees no justice in the world, and looks on human life as meaningless and resultless.

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  • Clement thus looks entirely at the enlightened moral elevation to which Christianity raises man.

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  • As to the origin of the peach two views are held, that of Alphonse de Candolle, who attributes all cultivated varieties to a distinct species, probably of Chinese origin, and that adopted by many naturalists, but more especially by Darwin, who looks upon the peach as a modification of the almond.

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  • It looks back on a time of great trouble and forward to a brighter future.

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  • LazarusBarlow, again, looks upon the pouring out of lymph as evidence of the demands of the tissue-elements for nutrition.

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  • When the rocks are concealed by detrital material he looks for outcroppings on steep hillsides, on the crests of hills or ridges, in the beds of streams, in landslides, in the roots of overturned trees, and in wells, quarries, roadcuttings and other excavations.

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  • As for the author, he was no Essene, for he recognizes animal sacrifices and cherishes the Messianic hope; he was not a Sadducee, for he looks forward to the establishment of the Messianic kingdom (x.); nor a Zealot, for the quietistic ideal is upheld (ix.), and the kingdom is established by God Himself (x.).

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  • His handsome looks and smart sallies attracted the attention of Francois Lefort, Peter's first favourite, who took him into his service and finally transferred him to the tsar.

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  • The height of the tower is 179 ft., but the ascent is easy by a stair in the wall, and the visitor hardly perceives the inclination till he reaches the top and from the lower edge of the gallery looks "down" along the shaft receding to its base.

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  • These may be conveniently combined, as in Franklin glasses, where the upper half of the spectacle frame contains a weak lens, and the lower half, through which the eye looks when reading, a stronger one.

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  • In northern Europeans the leg is usually much more than onehalf of the bodys length, but in Japanese the ratio is one-half or even less; so that whereas the Japanese, when seated, looks almost as tall as a European, there may be a great difference between their statures when both are standing.

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  • Bolingbroke's conversation, described by Lord Chesterfield as "such a flowing happiness of expression that even his most familiar conversations if taken down in writing would have borne the press without the least correction," his delightful companionship, his wit, good looks, and social qualities which charmed during his lifetime and made firm friendships with men of the most opposite character, can now only be faintly imagined.

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  • As the visitor looks from the square up the indentation he sees on a height to the right a venerable temple ruin, and, directly in front, Acro-Corinth, rising over 1 50o ft.

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  • side of the hill on which stands the village schoolhouse, from which one looks across the indentation to the Apollo temple, several vertical shafts in the limestone stratum were found, and underneath it in horizontal passages were bodies surrounded with vases.

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  • 32, 7 seq.) looks back to it as the safe guardian of the deposit " of the faith " against all the depredations of heresy which " when the sacred college of apostles had suffered death in various forms, and the generation of those that had been deemed worthy to hear the inspired wisdom with their own ears had passed away ...

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  • There remains what looks like absolute proof that, in essence, Crawford's Declaration and Letter Il.are independent documents.

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  • 21 and looks forward to the time of Ezra or Nehemiah.

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  • The author speaks not at all of the law 1 - the word does not occur in his work; he looks for salvation from the power and grace of God and Christ alone.

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  • He looks upon the enemies of the Christian Church with unconcealed hatred.

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  • Yet this rehabilitation of pre-Reformation Germany cannot but make a strong appeal to the unbiased historical student who looks to a conscientious study of the antecedents of the revolt as furnishing the true key to the movement.

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  • The modern scholar as he reviews the period of the Protestant Revolt looks naturally, but generally in vain, for those rationalistic tendencies which become so clear in the Soc latter part of the 17th century.

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  • It looks as if they were insertions in the passage as it originally stood, and that the references to parables in the plural, together with the statement at vv.

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  • 35-44) closely in all respects except that of the numbers given, about which differences might easily arise in tradition, and it looks therefore as if it might be a "doublet," i.e.

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  • Some light grey sandstone found in Rocky Canon, Gallatin county, looks much like the Berea (Ohio) sandstone; and a sandstone quarried at Columbus, Yellowstone county, was manufactured into grindstones equal to those made from the Berea stone.

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  • of view might be taken up. The book of Kings looks upon the history in the spirit of the prophets - in that spirit which is still.

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  • She looks at the fruit; then she takes and eats; her husband does the same (iii.

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  • (a) There is a natural relation between God and man in which God looks favourably upon man.

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  • The hotel de ville, a building in the classical style of the middle of the 17th century, looks on to a picturesque square.

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  • The Anglo-Saxon name of the Parret, a river in Somerset, is Pedreda or Pedrida, which at first sight looks as if it had to do with the proper name, Petrus; but Skeat believes there is no connexion between them - the latter portion of the word being rio, a stream.

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  • And so too it is not through the material organization of the Judaean kingdom that Isaiah looks for deliverance from Assyria.

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  • Some of the garden varieties of the woodbine are very beautiful, and are held in high esteem for their delicious fragrance, even the wild plant, with its pale flowers, compensating for its sickly looks " with never-cloying odours."

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  • Dietrich, iElfric's most competent biographer (Niedner's, Zeitschrift fiir historische Theologie, 1855-1856), looks upon the Pentateuch, Joshua and Judges as a continuation of his Lives of Saints, including as they do in a series of narratives the Old Testament saints.

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  • The relations of the lower surface can only be understood if it is realized that it looks backward and to the left as well as downward (see fig.

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  • 1) by "membre" in the Italian prose version made by Shelley himself: and similarly in 1.52 "looks" (not "locks") by the rendering "sguardi."

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  • After forming the prepuce the skin is reflected over the .glans and here looks like mucbus membrane.

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  • All its lines arrange themselves in two families of series, in other words, the spectrum looks like that of the superposition of two spectra similar to those presented by the alkali metals.

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  • This looks indeed as if the square of the period were the determining quantity.

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  • Such a noumenon looks very like body or matter.

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  • At first this starting-point looks like dualistic realism, but in reality the author only meant dualism within experience.

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  • From the flanks of Lebanon, especially from the heights which lie to the north of the Qasimiyeh or IKasimiya (Litany) River, the traveller looks down upon some of the finest landscape in the world; in general features the scenery is not unlike that of the Italian Riviera, but surpasses it in grandeur and a peculiar depth of colouring.

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  • 1), in which the king is represented in Persian dress, and the goddess to whom he is offering a bowl looks exactly like an Egyptian Isis-Hathor; the inscription mentions the various objects of bronze and gold, engraved work and temple furniture, which the king dedicated.

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  • Essentially it consists in an optical system of lenses and mirrors, or mirrors alone, the upper part of which projects from cover, or from the deck of a submarine, while the observer looks into the lower end, receiving an image of the surrounding country or sea by reflection down a tube.

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  • Though there are many Christians in India to-day, the Hindu still looks askance at Christianity, not because it is a religion but because it is foreign.

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  • Solid as it looks, its weight is inconsiderable, and the perfect hinge by which the maxilla is articulated adds to its efficiency as an instrument of prehension.

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  • In this way large quantities of manure are easily transported to any required spot, and although the work looks hard to an English gardener, the Frenchman says he can carry more manure with less fatigue in half a day than an Englishman can transport in a day with a wheelbarrow.

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  • Thus among monks and canons regular each monastery has its own fixed community, which is in a real sense a family; and the monk or canon, no matter where he may be, looks on his monastery as his " home," like the ancestral home of a great family.

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  • The narrative has no affinity with the point of view which looks on the history of Israel as a series of examples of divine justice and mercy in the successive rebellions and repentances of the people of God.'

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  • The eggs are very remarkable objects, curiously unlike those of other birds; and their shell looks as if it were of highly-burnished metal or glazed porcelain, presenting also various colours, which seem to be constant in the particular species, from pale primrose to sage-green or light indigo, or from chocolate brown to pinkish orange.

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  • He was driven from the quadrangle of Christ Church by the sneering looks which the members of that aristocratical society cast at the holes in his shoes.

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  • Hence a religious map of South Germany looks like an historical map of the 17th century.

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  • The very homely looks of his wife were thought by observers to cause the prince a visible shock when he was first presented to her.

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  • Originally called Ardmeanach (Gaelic ard, height; manaich, monk, "the monk's height," from an old religious house on the finely-wooded ridge of Mulbuie), it derived its customary name from the fact that, since snow does not lie in winter, the promontory looks black while the surrounding country is white.

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  • It is thus to the Arctic one looks for evidence.

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  • In 1840 he led a movement against the Rochdale church-rate, speaking from a tombstone in the churchyard, where it looks down on the town in the valley below.

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  • Tradition, of course, knows in this connexion no doubt, and looks upon the Fatiha precisely as the most exalted portion of the Koran.

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  • There are few Egyptian women over forty who retain either good looks or good figures.

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  • It may be so to worldly eyes, but in the time of danger to Islam the Moslem turns away from the things of this world and thirsts only for the service of his Faith, even though he looks in the face of death To establish confidence in the minds of the Egyptian public that the authorities could maintain order and tranquillity, it was determined to increase permanently the strength of the British garrison.

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  • This long and wide depression, though it looks like one great valley, strictly speaking, includes portions of the valleys of the Tay, Isla, North Esk and South Esk, all of which cross it.

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  • Edgar, before his death, established his brother, Alexander I., as king of Scotland, north of Forth and Clyde, with Edinburgh, which looks as if he considered Forth and Clyde the frontier of what was legally Scotland; while his younger brother, David, as earl, ruled Lothian and Cumbria.

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  • The Five Hindrances are (1) Hankering after worldly advantages, (2) The corruption arising out of the wish to injure, (3) Torpor of mind, (4) Fretfulness and worry, (5) Wavering of mind.'" When these five hindrances have been cut away from within him, he looks upon himself as freed from debt, rid of disease, out of jail, a free man and secure.

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  • It " looks like a vaporous cloud " and is full of tricks and illusions of sense.

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  • In the constitution of the Jomborg state and again in that of the eastern Vaerings (a Scandinavian body in the service of the East Roman Empire) we see a constitution which looks like the foretaste of that of the Templars or the Teutonic Knights.

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  • The evangelist looks back across a period of half a century, and writes of Christ not merely as he saw Him in those far-off days, but as he has come by long experience to think and speak of Him.

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  • He was not a Sadducee, for he looks forward to the establishment of the Messianic Kingdom (x.).

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  • The biblical history is a " canonical " history which looks back to the patriarchs, the exodus from Egypt, the law-giving and the covenant with Yahweh at Sinai, the conquest of Palestine by the Israelite tribes, the monarchy, the rival kingdoms, the fall and exile of the northern tribes, and, later, of the southern (Judah), and the reconstructions of Judah in the times of Cyrus, Darius and Artaxerxes.

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  • They look on the Afghans as the first of nations, and each man looks on himself as the equal of any Afghan.

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  • One of the richest and most delicious of Indian fishes is the hilsa (Chepea ilisha), which tastes and looks like a fat white salmon.

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  • The observer is, therefore, at the bottom of the tube instead of the top and looks upward instead of downward.

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  • The Turkish soldiery, now the chief power in the state, chose, by the advice of Ibn Khasib, in succession to Montasir, his cousin Ahmad, who took the title of al-Mosta`in billala (" he who looks for help to God").

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  • Wundt's comprehensive view that logic looks backwards to psychology and forward to epistemology was hundreds of years ago one of the many discoveries of Aristotle.

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  • The faith of science looks outward as in the dawn of Greek philosophy, and subjectivism such as Hume's has as yet no hold.

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  • This looks like the assumption of indigenous traits by a foreigner - cf.

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  • He looks upon the form of church government as non-essential, but condemns Nonconformity.

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  • Four days more, and Krauss's men had captured Monte Asolone, which looks down the Valle di Santa Felicita to the longed-for haven of the plain.

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  • The deal being completed, the player to the dealer's left looks at his hand and declares how many tricks he would play to win against all the rest, the usual rule being that more than one must be declared; in default of declaring he says "I pass," and the next player has a similar option of either declaring to make more tricks or passing, and so on all round.

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  • Progress, or at all events change, does indeed take place, though very slowly, since the most primitive savage we know of has his portion of human intelligence, looks after and before, nay, in regard to the pressing needs of every day shows a quite remarkable shrewdness and resource.

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  • "He was of a middle size, and had good features in his face, the skin somewhat dark, black curled hair, and the long eyebrows of the same colour, so that one might easily know from his looks that he was descended from the Portuguese Jews."

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  • In front of the southern facade, which looks on to Khedive Avenue, is a bronze statue of General Gordon seated on a camel, a copy of the statue by Onslow Ford at Chatham, England.

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  • The streets are planted with huge shade-trees, so that as Bida is approached it looks like a forest.

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  • As a revenue payer he is not so satisfactory, his want of industry and the pride which looks upon manual labour as degrading making him but a poor husbandman.

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  • presupposes a condition of exile and looks forward to a restoration from it.

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  • Finally, it looks as if Socrates was either himself originally a Novatianist who had afterwards joined the Catholic Church, or stood, through his ancestors or by education, in most intimate relations with the Novatianist Church.

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  • She had been brought up in a narrow retirement, could speak no language but her own, had no looks, no accomplishments and no dowry, her only recommendations being her proficiency in needlework, and her meek and gentle temper.

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  • The next day he expressed openly his dissatisfaction at her looks; "she was no better than a Flanders mare."

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  • In the absence of any of His Majesty's ships he is senior naval officer; he looks after men left behind as stragglers, or in hospital or prison, and sends them on in due course to the nearest ship. He is also empowered by statute to advance for the erection or maintenance of Anglican churches, hospitals, and places of interment sums equal to the amount subscribed for the purpose by the resident British subjects.

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  • The former also looks on the ordinary disjointing bacterial cell as an oidium, and it must be admitted that since Brefeld's discovery of the frequency of minute oidia and chlamydospores among the fungi, the probability that some so-called bacteria - and this applies especially to the branching forms accepted by some bacteriologists - are merely reduced fungi is increased.

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  • The opium must not be burnt or made too dry, but roasted gently till it looks like burnt worsted; every now and then he takes it away from the flame and rolls it (still on the end of the dipper) on the flat surface of the bowl.

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  • above the level of the sea, in the valley of the Serchio, and looks out for the most part on a horizon of hills and mountains.

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  • From a psychological point of view divinatory methods may be classified under two main heads: (A) autoscopic, which depend simply on some change in the consciousness of the soothsayer; (B) heteroscopic, in which he looks outside himself for guidance and perhaps infers rather than divines in the proper sense.

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  • On the 18th of July 1374 his people found the old poet and scholar dead among his books in the library of that little house which looks across the hills and lowlands towards the Adriatic.

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  • Manameh is adjacent to the most northern point of the island, and looks across the narrow strait to Moharek.

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  • If any one watches the horizontal or upward flight of a large bird he will observe that the posterior or flexible margin of the wing never rises during the down stroke to a perceptible extent, so that the under surface of the wing, as a whole, never looks backwards.

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  • On the contrary, he will perceive that the under surface of the wing (during the down stroke) invariably looks forwards and forms a true kite with the horizon, the angles made by the kite varying at every part of the down stroke, as shown more particularly at c d e f g, i j k l m of fig.

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  • The Lower Greensand escarpment looks inwards in its turn over the wide plain of Weald Clay, along which the Medway flows in the north, and which forms a fertile soil, well cultivated, and particularly rich in hops and wheat.

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  • This broad comprehensiveness, which to outsiders looks like ecclesiastical anarchy, is the characteristic note of the Church of England; it may be, and has been, defended as consonant with Christian charity and suited to the genius of a people not remarkable for logical consistency; but it makes it all the more difficult to say what the religion of Englishmen actually is, even within the English Church.

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  • looks a point on the Aksu (or Murghab) river in about istan 74° 40' E.

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  • Judging by the accounts of those who saw it, and the fragmentary evidences which remain, the tumultuous medley of men -and horses, and the expressions of martial fury and despair, must have been conceived and rendered with a mastery not less commanding than had been the looks and gestures of bodeful sorrow and soul's perplexity among the quiet company on the convent wall at Milan.

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  • He looks too old for his years, but quite unbroken; the character of a veteran sage has fully imprinted itself on his countenance; the features are grand, clear and deeply lined, the mouth firmly set and almost stern, the eyes strong and intent beneath their bushy eyebrows, the hair flows untrimmed over his shoulders and commingles with a majestic beard.

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  • On the other hand, those substances which either are good reflectors or good transmitters, are not so luminous at the same temperature; for instance, melted silver, which reflects well, is not so luminous as carbon at the same temperature, and common salt, which is very transparent for most kinds of radiation, when poured in a fused condition out of a bright red-hot crucible, looks almost like water, showing only a faint red glow for a moment or two.

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  • Each spot shows with more or less completeness a ring-shaped penumbra enclosing a darker umbra; the umbra, which looks black beside' the photosphere, is actually about as brilliant as limelight.

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  • Like Poseidon, he looks forth over his watery kingdom from lofty cliffs and promontories (aKra70s, and perhaps empiTas).

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  • Each of us looks back to a noble past.

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  • The aboriginal inhabitants collect a kind of tea called t`ien ch`a, or celestial tea, which looks like the leaves of a wild camellia, and has an earthy taste when infused.

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  • It looks like the beginning of success of an effort made by a slight percolation during the whole life of the reservoir to increase itself materially by erosion.

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  • above the,sea, and looks out over the valley of the Aras.

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  • 8), the colony looks like a feather having a stem divisible into an upper moiety or rachis, bearing lateral central leaflets (pinnae), and a lower peduncle, which is sterile and imbedded in sand or mud.

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  • In many secondary corals (Cyclolites, Thamnastraea) the trabeculae are so far separate that the individual bars are easily recognizable, and each looks something like a bamboo owing to the thickening of the two ends of each node.

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  • The town looks down on the beautiful harbour between the island and the mainland on the south.

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  • xxxii., for example, looks upon Edom and Sidon as dead), and while the continued revision of the book allows the presumption that the tradition ascribing its inception to the time of Josiah may be authentic, it is doubtful how much of the original nucleus can be safely recognized.

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  • It looks therefore as if "Pelasgian" were here used connotatively, to mean either "formerly occupied by Pelasgian" or simply "of immemorial age."

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  • There may well be room for relative distinctions in any system of thought, however coherent; but it looks as if Ritschl's distinction hardened into absolute dualism.

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  • At any rate the name Mordecai (the vocalization is uncertain) looks very much like Marduk, which, with terminations added, often occurs in cuneiform documents as a personal name.'

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  • As "adventurer" he should have done so; yet he neglected the cultivation of that paying art for the wisdom that looks to the long future, and bears its fruit, perchance, when no one cares to remember who sowed the seed.

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  • Aegaleos, which here descends to the sea, was the spot where, as Byron wrote "A king sate on the rocky brow Which looks o'er sea-born Salamis."

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  • This chapter, on " things and their qualities," looks like an interpolation in an analysis of mere " ideas."

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  • In every direction the country looks like a veritable hive of human activity and enterprise, every town and village full of factories, and alive with the din of machinery.

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  • Just as the phenomena of sudden conversion, complete revolutions of character occurring to outward appearance in a momentary space of time, are no valid argument against determinism - they may be due to the sudden emergence of elements in life and character long concealed - so what looks like the orderly and necessary development of a character growing and exhibiting its activity in accordance with fixed laws may in reality be due to innumerable secret struggles and momentous decisions, acts of choice of which only the results are outwardly apparent.

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  • He did not shrink from any of the consequences of thin theory, for he would give the same remuneration to the worst mason as to a Phidias; but he looks forward also to a period in human development when the present inequality in the talent and capacity of men would be reduced to an inappreciable minimum.

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  • In this plane are a pair of cross threads or spider lines which, as the observer looks into the telescope, are seen as AB and CD (fig.

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  • When the basin of quicksilver is used, the telescope, either before or after being directed toward P, is pointed directly downwards, so that the observer mounting above it looks through it into the reflecting surface.

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  • In the language of the theatre the "dresser" is the person who looks after the actor's wardrobe and assists him in the changing of his costumes.

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  • The face looks out due eastward from the pyramid field over the Nile valley, and, according to the inscriptions of the XVIIIth Dynasty in the shrine between the paws, it represented the sungod Harmachis.

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  • He is a Spencerian, or a believer in the universal prevalence of the faith in an " All-Father," or he looks everywhere for gods who are " spirits of vegetation."

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  • The name Kpoviwv, or KpovLSr)s, looks like a patronymic. Muller, however, thinks it originally meant only " connected with time, existing through all time."

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  • The Homeric hymn to Helios, as Max Muller observes, " looks on the sun as a half-god, almost a hero, who had once lived on earth."

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  • is not otherwise when one looks below the traditional history elsewhere (e.g.

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  • His conception of the Logos is not that of the philosophers and apologists; he looks upon the Logos not as the "reason" of God, but as the "voice" with which the Father speaks in the revelation to mankind, as did the writer of the Fourth Gospel.

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  • From its geographical position Africa looks naturally to the east, and it is on this side that it has been most affected by external culture both by land (across the Sinaitic peninsula) and by sea.

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  • Its body looks too heavy for its limbs, which are free from the " feather " so much admired in the two other heavy breeds; it possesses a characteristic chestnut colour.

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  • In the Ecaudata the ilium is greatly elongated and the pubis and ischium are flattened, discoidal, and closely applied to their fellows by their inner surfaces; the pelvic girdle looks like a pair of tongs.

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  • The trick was to enhance her looks without being obvious that she was wearing it.

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  • Somewhere in the back of her mind, she might have been aware of his looks, but for some reason it hadn't been a conscious thought.

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  • What does he have that I don't – besides money and good looks?

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  • It just looks like a birthday card to me.

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  • There is something about the way she looks at you when she needs your help – so vulnerable.

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  • He looks awful big.

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  • It looks like Claudette is determined to keep it alive.

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  • The more I look into your Econ shit, the more it looks like a front.

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  • It looks like there's remnants of a torn off bumper sticker on the back fender and a dent on the rear right side.

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  • With their similar looks and cool reserve, he and Sofia were often mistaken for brother and sister by other Guardians, a convenient cover they exploited when she moved to Miami.

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  • "Looks like a convenient match-up between demigods," Czerno responded.

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  • Looks like I'm on an involuntary one myself, Jule said with a warm chuckle.

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  • Their looks ranged from amazement to surprise to Dustin's look of disapproval aimed at Pierre.

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  • "It only looks small," the creature said, peering at her.

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