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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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illustrious
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • No, he would be a soldier, and return after long years, all war-worn and illustrious.
  • They were jubilant with vanity over their new grandeur and the illustrious trouble they were making.
  • Around the throne on high not a single star quivered; but the deep intonations of the heavy thunder constantly vibrated upon the ear; whilst the terrific lightning revelled in angry mood through the cloudy chambers of heaven, seeming to scorn the power exerted over its terror by the illustrious Franklin!

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  • an illustrious achievement
  • We saw a great painting on the wall over their heads, of the twenty illustrious men who had invented the candle.
    Ayn Rand  --  Anthem

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