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March, patting her pocket as if she had got a treasure there.
With a convulsive movement of his body, Wing Biddlebaum sprang to his feet and thrust his hands deep into his trousers pockets.
He ceased speaking to make a further search in all his pockets.
One moment, Miss Christie," said Dick lightly, as his thumb and finger relaxed in his waistcoat pocket over the only piece of money in the world that had remained to him after his extravagant purchase of Christie's saffrona rose, "one moment: in this yer monetary transaction, if you like, you are at liberty to use MY name.
So, one fine morning I ascended the flight of granite steps, with the President's commission in my pocket, and was introduced to the corps of gentlemen who were to aid me in my weighty responsibility as chief executive officer of the Custom-House.
And as Ahab, leaning over the taffrail, eyed the homeward-bound craft, he took from his pocket a small vial of sand, and then looking from the ship to the vial, seemed thereby bringing two remote associations together, for that vial was filled with Nantucket soundings.
The man that had taken Jurgis to be naturalized was one of these "Indians," as they were called; and on election day there would be hundreds of them out, and all with big wads of money in their pockets and free drinks at every saloon in the district.
The two little boys, after a desperate rummaging in their pockets, in search of those pocket-handkerchiefs which mothers know are never to be found there, had thrown themselves disconsolately into the skirts of their mother's gown, where they were sobbing, and wiping their eyes and noses, to their hearts' content;--Mrs.
His pockets are searched, and his sword and pistols taken from him.
So saying, he turned his pockets inside out, and threw the mud right in his face.
said the captain, feeling in his own waistcoat pockets.
Other causes combined to concentrate official vigilance upon it; there had been a scare about spies carrying explosives in small objects, and one of those experimental orders which pass like waves over bureaucracy had decreed first that all visitors should change their clothes for a sort of official sackcloth, and then (when this method caused some murmurs) that they should at least turn out their pockets.
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- plunge into a liquid
- Pluralis numerus est duobus contentus
- Pluralities are odious in law
- Plures cohaeredes sunt quasi unum corpus
- plures esse
- Plures participes sunt quasi unum corpus
- Plus exempla quam peccata nocent
- Plus peccat auctor quam actor
- Plus valet unus oculatus testis
- ply one’s task
- ply one’s trade
- poached trade
- poached traffic
- Pocket Part
- poinding of the ground
- point at
- point at issue
- point in common
- point in dispute
- point in question
- point of
- point of cessation
- point of comparison
- point of concentration
- point of convergence
- point of difference
- point of disembarkation
- point of etiquette
- point of no return
- point of resemblance
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