1 She looked, as she crossed the lawn to the strains of the gramophone, goddess-like, buoyant, abundant, her cornucopia running over.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia WoolfGet Context In Unit 9
2 For she turned, and Giles stepped forward; and the light breeze which the meteorologist had foretold fluttered her skirts; and she went, like a goddess, buoyant, abundant, with flower-chained captives following in her wake.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia WoolfGet Context In Unit 12
3 The signal was given and the windlass stopped, with abundant rope to spare.
Hard Times By Charles DickensGet Context In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
4 I judged, then, that the children of that time were extremely precocious, physically at least, and I found afterwards abundant verification of my opinion.
5 I thought of the physical slightness of the people, their lack of intelligence, and those big abundant ruins, and it strengthened my belief in a perfect conquest of Nature.
6 Humanity had been strong, energetic, and intelligent, and had used all its abundant vitality to alter the conditions under which it lived.
7 I hesitated, and then, as I looked round me, I saw that the dust was less abundant and its surface less even.
8 Here was the same beautiful scene, the same abundant foliage, the same splendid palaces and magnificent ruins, the same silver river running between its fertile banks.
9 As the darkness thickened, the eddying flakes grew more abundant, dancing before my eyes; and the cold of the air more intense.
10 As she spoke, Jo took off her bonnet, and a general outcry arose, for all her abundant hair was cut short.
Little Women By Louisa May AlcottGet Context In CHAPTER FIFTEEN
11 These offending features gave character to her whole face, but she never could see it, and consoled herself with her wonderfully fair complexion, keen blue eyes, and curls more golden and abundant than ever.
Little Women By Louisa May AlcottGet Context In CHAPTER TWENTY-FIVE
12 Of this preparation a tolerably abundant plateful was apportioned to each pupil.
13 I found it a large, handsome residence, showing abundant evidences of wealth in the proprietor.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XXXII
14 Lily had abundant energy of her own, but it was restricted by the necessity of adapting herself to her aunt's habits.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 1: Chapter 3
15 I had allowed him such abundant time; I thought he might have had an apoplectic fit.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 17. The Ramadan.