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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • Not saccharine, sugar.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He had brought an envelope full of Victory Coffee and some saccharine tablets.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • What was even better than the taste of the coffee was the silky texture given to it by the sugar, a thing Winston had almost forgotten after years of saccharine.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The queue edged forward till Winston was almost at the counter, then was held up for two minutes because someone in front was complaining that he had not received his tablet of saccharine.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • On to each was dumped swiftly the regulation lunch — a metal pannikin of pinkish-grey stew, a hunk of bread, a cube of cheese, a mug of milkless Victory Coffee, and one saccharine tablet.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Great areas of it, even for a Party member, were neutral and non-political, a matter of slogging through dreary jobs, fighting for a place on the Tube, darning a worn-out sock, cadging a saccharine tablet, saving a cigarette end.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The cloves and saccharine, themselves disgusting enough in their sickly way, could not disguise the flat oily smell; and what was worst of all was that the smell of gin, which dwelt with him night and day, was inextricably mixed up in his mind with the smell of thoseHe never named them, even in his thoughts, and so far as it was possible he never visualized them.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was saccharine flavoured with cloves, the speciality of the café.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • I enjoyed the movie, but I thought the end was too saccharine.

  • She`s a bit bubbly and saccharine for a jaded audience, but my sister loves her.

  • I Already Knew My Options I listened patiently as the saccharine Ms. Sweetwater outlined them again.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank

  • She didn`t pull me close for a big bonding hug, or offer up some saccharine words of comfort, both of which would have sent me running for sure.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Along for the Ride

  • He`s a regular peppermint stick now, all sugar-crystal and saccharine when he isn`t making veiled references to certain commercial products that every worshipper absolutely needs.
    Ray Bradbury  --  Fahrenheit 451
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