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1  The demands of the Confederate commissary were growing heavier by the month, and hers was the task of making Tara produce.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
2  Then his voice became thin and dim and his face above her swirled in a sickening mist which became heavier and heavier until she no longer saw him--or anything else.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
3  The old darkies went back to the plantations gladly, making a heavier burden than ever on the poverty-stricken planters who had not the heart to turn them out, but the young ones remained in Atlanta.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
4  New settlers were coming in every day from Tennessee and the Carolinas where the hand of Reconstruction lay even heavier than in Georgia.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
5  But there lay upon her conscience another matter that was heavier and more frightening even than causing his death--a matter which had never troubled her until she looked upon his coffined face.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVII
6  Well, the cross was heavier now.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER LXI
7  She was not fond of Bertha Dorset, but neither was she without a sense of obligation, the heavier for having so little personal liking to sustain it.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 2
8  I used to watch her coming and going, and I could see that her steps were getting heavier.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Get Context   In BOOK 4. The Pioneer Woman's Story: III
9  It was long before the clouds had discharged their burden, and, meanwhile, the dust on the road became kneaded into mire, and the horses' task of pulling the britchka heavier and heavier.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
Get Context   In PART 1: CHAPTER III
10  a heavier burden than he suspects himself.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
11  His cheeks, which were so flabby that they looked heavier below, were twitching violently; but he wore the air of a man little concerned in what the two ladies were saying.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXIV
12  I lifted it up, but the higher I lifted it the bigger and heavier it grew.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 6: CHAPTER X
13  An ax will be useful, a hunting spear not bad, but a three-pronged fork will be best of all: a Frenchman is no heavier than a sheaf of rye.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 11: CHAPTER X
14  Kutuzov wrote that the Russians had not retreated a step, that the French losses were much heavier than ours, and that he was writing in haste from the field of battle before collecting full information.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 12: CHAPTER II
15  That city is taken; the Russian army suffers heavier losses than the opposing armies had suffered in the former war from Austerlitz to Wagram.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 16: CHAPTER III
Example Sentence:
1  Christmas is causing heavier debate in rural of China whereas some in urban refuse it.
2  He's heavier in build than his brother.