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sublime
used in
A Tale of Two Cities
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sublime
Used in
A Tale of Two Cities
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  • Many added that he looked sublime and prophetic.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That, his position and attitude were, on the whole, sublime.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Mrs. Southcott had recently attained her five-and-twentieth blessed birthday, of whom a prophetic private in the Life Guards had heralded the sublime appearance by announcing that arrangements were made for the swallowing up of London and Westminster.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And as mere human knowledge can split a ray of light and analyse the manner of its composition, so, sublimer intelligences may read in the feeble shining of this earth of ours, every thought and act, every vice and virtue, of every responsible creature on it.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: she is sublime
as in: sublime ignorance
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