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profusely Sentence Examples

  • I thanked him profusely on the way to his car.

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  • All European fruits are produced profusely, in many varieties and of excellent quality.

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  • It grows profusely on dry rocks and walls, especially on the western coasts, and bears a spike of drooping greenish cup-shaped flowers.

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  • Rowley's Ornithological Miscellany in three quarto volumes, profusely illustrated, appeared between 1875 and 1878.

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  • Prince Andrew touched the head with his hand; even the hair was wet, so profusely had the child perspired.

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  • Roth, Great Benin, its Customs, Art and Horrors (Halifax, 1903), a comprehensive and profusely illustrated work, with an annotated bibliography; C. H.

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  • On the Pratzen Heights, where he had fallen with the flagstaff in his hand, lay Prince Andrew Bolkonski bleeding profusely and unconsciously uttering a gentle, piteous, and childlike moan.

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  • The streets of Portland are generally well paved, are unusually clean, and, in the residence districts, where the fire of 1866 did not extend, they are profusely shaded by elms and other large trees - Portland has been called the "Forest City."

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  • The vegetation is almost tropically luxuriant - palms, wild pineapples, and ferns growing profusely, and the valleys being filled with wild beans and patches of taro.

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  • But their wayward helper finally arrived, stomping off snow and apologizing profusely as the others began gathering their mountain of gear and leaving.

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  • Torreya, now confined to North America and Japan, still lingered,- as did Ocotea, now profusely developed in the tropics, but in north temperate regions only existing in the Canaries: the evergreen oaks, so characteristic of the Miocene, were reduced to the existing Quercus hex.

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  • Of late the so-called "Zinspalaste" ("tenement palaces") have been built on a magnificent scale, often profusely adorned without and within with painting and sculpture.

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  • The books were profusely illustrated with wood-cuts and chromoxylographs from pictures of the ukiyoe masters, who, like the playwright, the actor and the romancer, ministered to the pleasure of the man in the street.

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  • These works are all profusely illustrated, some by Albrecht Diirer, and in the preparation of the woodcuts Maximilian himself took the liveliest interest.

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  • 1629), echo devoted his life to the personal investigation of the catacombs, the results of which were given to the world in 1632 in a huge folio, entitled Roma sotterranea, profusely illustrated with rude but faithful plans and engravings.

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  • The vestment was a monument of careful and painstaking research, profusely illustrated.

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  • The lateral entrances are sheltered by tympana and arches profusely decorated with statuettes.

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  • It is profusely illustrated by large plates 1 Irish Parl.

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  • Among other trees and shrubs may be mentioned the sumach, the date-palm, the plantain, various bamboos, cycads and the dwarf-palm, the last of which grows in some parts of Sicily more profusely than anywhere else, and in the desolate region in the south-west yields almost the only vegetable product of importance.

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  • From that time forward the Arita factories turned out large quantities of porcelain profusely decorated with blue under the glaze and colored enamels over it.

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  • He bought wild lands, took stock in mining companies, desiccated egg companies, patent looms, photo-lithographic companies, gave away profusely, lent to plausible rascals, and was the ready prey of every new inventor who chanced to find him with money or with property that he could readily convert into money.

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  • Other ferns, Scitamineae, orchids and climbing Aroideae are very numerous, the last named profusely adorning the forests with their splendid dark-green foliage.

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  • His nose was bleeding profusely.

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  • Many homes provide unique gardens that bloom profusely in the summer.

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  • She apologized profusely for her behavior.

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  • She clapped profusely and shouted, "Bravo."

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  • However, when reading the last letters of Ken Saro-Wiwa I wept profusely.

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  • Ripped toenails bleed profusely causing great pain for your dog.

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  • The quick will bleed profusely if cut, and your dog will most likely yelp.

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  • Broken nails are painful and will bleed profusely.

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  • Brandi stated the next day that she didn't remember the incident and apologized profusely to Destiny.

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  • If you're swimming or sweating profusely, remember to reapply the product every two hours.

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  • Sweet-peas raised in Calcutta from seed imported from England rarely blossom, and never yield seed; plants from French seed flower better, but are still sterile; but those raised from Darjeeling seed (originally imported from England) both flower and seed profusely.

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  • If I'd been discovered, I'd have apologized profusely for my absent minded error.

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  • bleeding profusely from a stomach wound.

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  • I was so greatful I did cry and thanked wiry lad profusely as he ran away from hormonally challenged madwoman.

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  • Blamgrab came out of his tower, muttering profusely about the endless monotony of the " Egg and Sandwich theory " .

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  • weepwever, when reading the last letters of Ken Saro-Wiwa I wept profusely.

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  • - All previous works on vestments have been largely superseded by Father Joseph Braun's Die liturgische Gewandung (Freiburg-im-Breisgau, 1907), a monument of careful and painstaking research, profusely illustrated.

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  • The shores are fringed with the mangrove; the prickly pear grows luxuriantly in the most barren districts; and wherever the ground is left to itself the sage bush springs up profusely.

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  • You should also look for odd behavior, for example, a customer who appears to be sweating profusely on a cold day.

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  • Shedding: A tree that sheds needles profusely will be more difficult to clean up after the holidays are over.

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  • During the act, the laser serves to seal the small blood vessels that would otherwise bleed out, sometimes profusely.

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  • Grown on an ordinary border it invariably has a weak, stunted appearance; but in a free rich soil, in a shady position and well supplied with moisture, I have often seen it 3 to 4 1/2 feet high and flowering profusely.

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  • Schrdter of Lilienthal produced another profusely illustrated description of lunar topography.

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  • A fine hybrid has been obtained by crossing it with H. guttatus, the result being a form with large spreading flower slighter than in H. colchicus, and profusely marked with dark carmine streaks.

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  • In light sandy soil of the rock garden it has never failed to bloom profusely.

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  • E. undulata has leaves 18 inches long, wavy at the margins, and profusely marked on the under surface with dark purple blotches which, in the variety striata, assume the form of stripes.

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  • It flowers profusely from May to October.

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  • Fringed Houseleek (Sempervivum Fimbriatum) - One of the most profusely blooming kinds, the dark rose-colored flowers appearing in summer on stems 6 to 10 inches high.

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  • It is of slow growth, and though young specimens flower profusely, only very old ones show the picturesque growth of the tree.

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  • As a wall plant it is of free growth, and has a good effect, the flowers coming in May and during the summer months, borne in corymbs along the whole length of the young branches, often so profusely as to hide the foliage.

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  • Experience proves, however, that it revels in cool rich loam and leaf soil, and flowers profusely when with these are associated broken sandstone, over which the rhizomes creep and flower.

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  • At Abbotsford it is in specimen form 2 feet high and 6 feet across, and flowers profusely all the summer.

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  • The small white blossoms, borne profusely in large terminal drooping panicles, last until the frosts.

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  • Trefoil (Trifolium) - Among the few garden varieties are some dwarf creeping kinds, the best being T. uniflorum from Syria, a neat trailing plant with pink and white flowers, borne singly, and studded profusely over the plant.

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  • The child or adolescent is bleeding profusely.

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  • The child is bleeding profusely from the nose.

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  • After profusely apologizing, I continued to post daily recaps for those fellow fans who were interested (of which there were many).

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  • Wear extremely lightweight clothing, as you will be sweating profusely during the class.

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  • This is important because Ashtanga is a very strenuous and demanding form of yoga, and those who practice it often sweat profusely.

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  • If the cut is deep and bleeds profusely, you may need professional wound care.

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  • perspirein such a state that, notwithstanding the cold, I was perspiring profusely.

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  • sweating profusely on a cold day.

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  • Beets also tends to bleed profusely when cut, and it's easy to get magenta juice all over your fingers and kitchen equipment when you're working with them.

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