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I hardly knew you, I confess, at first; but I am overjoyed - overjoyed to have this opportunity.
The sago pasty, the artocarpus bread, some mangoes, half a dozen pineapples, and the liquor fermented from some coco-nuts, overjoyed us.
The great thing, I thought, is not to be the first to arrive, or they will think I am overjoyed at coming.
The old man was overjoyed, and pulled out his money en masse; whereupon the huckster loaded him with our common library.
The whole family, in short, were properly overjoyed on the occasion.
When the animal saw (for the bull had so much intelligence that it is really wonderful to think of), when he saw that Europa was no longer afraid of him, he grew overjoyed, and could hardly contain himself for delight.
Then Apollo sent Aeneas forth from his rich sanctuary, and filled his heart with valour, whereon he took his place among his comrades, who were overjoyed at seeing him alive, sound, and of a good courage; but they could not ask him how it had all happened, for they were too busy with the turmoil raised by Mars and by Strife, who raged insatiably in their midst.
It does, indeed,' burst forth my companion, overjoyed at my verification of his theory, 'it does indeed; why, it is as plain as a pike-staff.
Henry, overjoyed to have her go, bowed and watched her off, and without losing another moment, turned instantly to Fanny, and, taking out some letters, said, with a most animated look, "I must acknowledge myself infinitely obliged to any creature who gives me such an opportunity of seeing you alone: I have been wishing it more than you can have any idea.
Another factor is the circumstance that even when, overjoyed at winning, the Grandmother was distributing alms right and left, and taking every one to be a beggar, she again snapped out to the General that he was not going to be allowed any of her money-- which meant that the old lady had quite made up her mind on the point, and was sure of it.
Hunt and his companions were overjoyed to have an opportunity of obtaining a further supply of horses from these equestrian savages.
and was overjoyed to discover that she had heard me, understood me; that she even had command over her rigid lips.
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- overlook an offense
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- overly confident
- overly decorated
- overly hasty
- overly liberal
- overly passionate
- overly trustful
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