PROFUSE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of profuse
Definition:
a. in great quantity or abundance; bountiful; exceedingly liberal
Example:
Help mom handle the profuse bleeding from her sweet little toddler's head.
Sentence in Classic:
Her profuse hair, of a colour betwixt brown and flaxen, was arranged in a fanciful and graceful manner in numerous ringlets, to form which art had probably aided nature.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
With the departure of the figures the profuse articulations of the women wasted away from her memory; but the accents of the other stayed on.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
He inclined his head, closed his eyes, and, licking his lips profusely, began to speak with the voice of the hotel keeper.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
On the Pratzen Heights, where he had fallen with the flagstaff in his hand, lay Prince Andrew Bolkonski bleeding profusely and unconsciously uttering a gentle, piteous, and childlike moan.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Prince Andrew touched the head with his hand; even the hair was wet, so profusely had the child perspired.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Its supports were of silver gilt, beautifully chased, and profusely set with enamelled and jewelled medallions.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde Context
Legree was serving brandy, profusely, round among them, as also among the negroes, who had been detailed from the various plantations for this service; for it was an object to make every service of this kind, among the negroes, as much of a holiday as possible.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context