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 Sentences of exceedingly
Definition:
ad. in a very great degree; beyond what is usual; surpassingly
Example:
For now he knew all questions' answers, so his mind was at rest and exceedingly comfortable.
Sentence in Classic:
It must be confessed, however, that the case looks exceedingly grave against the young man, and it is very possible that he is indeed the culprit.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Our visitor was an exceedingly alert man, thirty years of age, dressed in a quiet tweed suit, but retaining the erect bearing of one who was accustomed to official uniform.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
But on the whole he felt glad the little episode had happened, for now he knew beyond all question that that bundle was not the bundle, and so his mind was at rest and exceedingly comfortable.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
The old prince, like all fathers indeed, was exceedingly punctilious on the score of the honor and reputation of his daughters.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
To Levin, as to any unbeliever who respects the beliefs of others, it was exceedingly disagreeable to be present at and take part in church ceremonies.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
There was, as it were, a continual beginning, a preparation of the musical expression of some feeling, but it fell to pieces again directly, breaking into new musical motives, or simply nothing but the whims of the composer, exceedingly complex but disconnected sounds.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Le charmant Hippolyte was surprising by his extraordinary resemblance to his beautiful sister, but yet more by the fact that in spite of this resemblance he was exceedingly ugly.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Now, the history of Eliza Doolittle, though called a romance because of the transfiguration it records seems exceedingly improbable, is common enough.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
First, two pretty girls, very neatly dressed, served them with chocolate, which was frothed exceedingly well.
Candide By Voltaire Context
Barkis appeared in an exceedingly vacant and awkward condition, and with a bundle of oranges tied up in a handkerchief.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
He was a burly man of an exceedingly dark complexion, with an exceedingly large head, and a corresponding large hand.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context