1 She had to draw upon this thought, as upon some fiery stimulant, to keep up her part in the scene toward which Rosedale was too frankly tending.
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2 From Vida's pride Carol sought to draw a stimulant to rouse her from depression.
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3 The martyr, when faced even by a death of bodily anguish and horror, finds in the very terror of his doom a strong stimulant and tonic.
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4 Tell us what you can, but stop when you are tired and keep up your strength with a little stimulant.
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5 And she used all her aroused cheerfulness and satisfaction to stimulate Clifford, so that he wrote his best at this time, and was almost happy in his strange blind way.
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6 Eustacia was not long in guessing that poor Mrs. Yeobright, in her anxiety for her niece's future, had mentioned this lover to stimulate the zeal of the other.
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7 They stimulate him to greater watchfulness, and enhance his power to capture his slave.
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8 Trying to stimulate his emotions he looked around.
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9 To stimulate wildly weak and untrained minds is to play with mighty fires; to flout their striving idly is to welcome a harvest of brutish crime and shameless lethargy in our very laps.
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10 There was too much reason to think that he and Eustacia both were for ever beyond the reach of stimulating perfumes.
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11 Some people without possessing genius have a remarkable power of stimulating it.
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12 There is nothing more stimulating than a case where everything goes against you.
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13 The invalid sank back upon his cushions, tired out by this long recital, while his nurse poured him out a glass of some stimulating medicine.
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14 Something in her tone reminded me of the other girl's "I think he killed a man," and had the effect of stimulating my curiosity.
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15 The bright, cold August day, which had made Anna feel so hopeless, seemed to him keenly stimulating, and refreshed his face and neck that still tingled from the cold water.
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