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Pride and Prejudice
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uniform
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Pride and Prejudice
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  • "You are uniformly charming!" cried he, with an air of awkward gallantry; "and I am persuaded that when sanctioned by the express authority of both your excellent parents, my proposals will not fail of being acceptable."  (not reviewed by editor)

  • On that head, therefore, I shall be uniformly silent; and you may assure yourself that no ungenerous reproach shall ever pass my lips when we are married.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The situation of your mother's family, though objectionable, was nothing in comparison to that total want of propriety so frequently, so almost uniformly betrayed by herself, by your three younger sisters, and occasionally even by your father.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She saw all the glories of the camp—its tents stretched forth in beauteous uniformity of lines, crowded with the young and the gay, and dazzling with scarlet; and, to complete the view, she saw herself seated beneath a tent, tenderly flirting with at least six officers at once.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • A diverse committee will provide a better solution than one that is uniform.

  • a street of uniform tall white buildings

  • The gravitational pull between the moon and the Earth is not uniform.

  • The uniformity did not surprise Eddie.
    Mitch Albom  --  The Five People You Meet in Heaven

  • I tried to make out whether they were members of the family or what; but they were all uniformly classical.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  A Farewell to Arms

  • They [the rats] had devoured, in spite of all my efforts to prevent them, all but a small remnant of the contents of the dish. I had fallen into an habitual see-saw, or wave of the hand about the platter: and, at length, the unconscious uniformity of the movement deprived it of effect.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Pit and the Pendulum
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