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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • "What a night of horrors!" murmured Joseph Poorgrass, waving his hands spasmodically.
  • Bathsheba’s steps became faintly spasmodic.
  • Boldwood’s arm moved spasmodically towards Troy’s person again.
  • All Troy’s vigour spasmodically revived to prolong the struggle yet a little further.

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  • —I wonder if your eyes and ears ever make anything save spasmodic contact with your brain.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • She sits and her cane flexes against the gravel and the boy clicks his buttons in spasmodic flurries.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See

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