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He was a real man, a little angry when Giovanni drank too much wine and rowed awkwardly, with effusive shoves of the great oar.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
Her older sister, Margaret, was matronly and dignified, probably from having assumed matronly and housewifely responsibilities too early in life, their mother having died when they were quite young, Margaret was not effusive; she was practical.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
We see already, by the foregoing effusion, that he is become a poet; to give further proof of it, however, would in most cases be insipid, for it is a most foolish notion to fancy a poet different from other men.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
These visions faded when I perused, for the first time, those poets whose effusions entranced my soul and lifted it to heaven.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
The combat was to cease as soon as Prince John should throw down his leading staff, or truncheon; another precaution usually taken to prevent the unnecessary effusion of blood by the too long endurance of a sport so desperate.
Jean Valjean held out his hand, and Fauchelevent precipitated himself upon it with the touching effusion of a peasant.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Marius lowered his head in his turn; that cold and simple word had traversed his epic effusion like a blade of steel, and he felt it vanishing within him.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
It was what is said in the bower, a prelude to what will be said in the chamber; a lyrical effusion, strophe and sonnet intermingled, pleasing hyperboles of cooing, all the refinements of adoration arranged in a bouquet and exhaling a celestial perfume, an ineffable twitter of heart to heart.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context