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sublime
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Don Quixote
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sublime
Used in
Don Quixote
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  • …did not write in Latin, because he was a Greek, nor did Virgil write in Greek, because he was a Latin; in short, all the ancient poets wrote in the language they imbibed with their mother's milk, and never went in quest of foreign ones to express their sublime conceptions; and that being so, the usage should in justice extend to all nations, and the German poet should not be undervalued because he writes in his own language, nor the Castilian, nor even the Biscayan, for writing in his.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: sublime ignorance
as in: she is sublime
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