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My ideas are beginning to coalesce into a plan.
  to merge or bring different things together
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  • My ideas are beginning to coalesce into a plan.
  • There are many diverse perspectives, but I think we can coalesce around shared principles.
  • The gas coalesced to form our sun.
  • Unfortunately, the events of last night had coalesced in her head.
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars

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  • The shimmering wall of air parted like a silver curtain, and then a tall man was standing next to Hodge, as if he had coalesced out of the humid air.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • A gathering murmur, people in their yards talking across the fences, coalesced outside.
    Homer Hickam  --  October Sky
  • He liked sleep, and he liked the way his thoughts seemed to coalesce while he was dreaming.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • Have You Ever had so much to say that your mouth closed up tight, struggling to harness the nuclear force coalescing within your words?
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank
  • The planes of romantic and of spiritual adventure have coalesced.
    Unknown  --  The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • And then he jumped when the light coalesced on one spot, and he finally saw her.
    William P. Young  --  The Shack

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  • another demon, more cunning than the others, had drifted around Magnus and was coalescing behind him, ready to strike—
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Glass
  • It took a moment for the thought to coalesce into the form of a question.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Bend in the Road
  • her fear was greater now, more coalesced,
    Stephen King  --  Cujo
  • The rest of the family was as shocked as if Theresa had died. They coalesced, quiet, at the foot of her bed. Waiting.
    Gish Jen  --  Typical American
  • The highest prime number coalesced quietly in a corner and hid itself away for ever.
    Douglas Adams  --  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
  • Before my disbelieving eyes, the particles weave together, coalescing into large, manlike shapes with grasping hands and holes for eyes.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • On the ceiling, just a few feet above their heads, a big glob of liquid silver was coalescing, seeping out of the metal as if melting into a large teardrop.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • Like water vapor crystalizing into the magnificent, unique form of a snowflake, the babble of voices coalesces into a single conversation.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • The mist inside the mirror coalesced, and Sebastian’s angular face looked out.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • There was no time for our eyes to adjust or to feel our way carefully or to do anything other than run in a gasping, stumbling herd with arms outstretched, dodging trunks that seemed to coalesce suddenly in the air just inches from us.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • The green stars coalesced around it, flashing and whirling, echoing her movements like a school of fish, which, I realized, is just what they were.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • After hours of speculation, the story finally began to coalesce.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • Now all those years of anticipation had coalesced.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • The group coalesces around the front-runners as Frederick and his pursuers get to their feet, all of them pasted with snow.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • The sensations swirled and coalesced behind my closed eyelids into a glowing sun that swelled and shrank and finally exploded with a soundless pop that left me in a warm and pulsing darkness.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • The fog swirled, spun up, spun out, coalesced into the form of a man.
    Nora Roberts  --  Dark Witch
  • It swirled like a whirlpool, coalescing slowly in the center of the pentagram into the figure of a man.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • New power alignments had coalesced without him and he was at a loss to cope with them.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • I hold it to be the wondrously thin, ruptured membranes of the case, coalescing.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • The red light coalesced into a strange form: a five-foot-tall bird with a man’s head.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Red Pyramid
  • A cloud of white gas billowed out, coalesced into a glowing ba, and flew off down the corridor.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • A shape began to coalesce out of it, like black paint being stroked over white canvas, evolving into the figure of a man with broad, planklike shoulders.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Ashes
  • Eragon watched as a sphere of water coalesced from the brook by the hut and floated through the air until it hovered between Oromis’s outstretched fingers.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Steam began to coalesce in a film of vapor on the upper reaches of the windows, closing the courtroom in a little, muffling the pale morning light.
    David Guterson  --  Snow Falling on Cedars
  • In what ultimate ambition had all concurrent and consecutive ambitions now coalesced?
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Attempted drives from east to west—similar to the contrary movements of 1805, 1807, and 1809—precede the great westward movement; there is the same coalescence into a group of enormous dimensions; the same adhesion of the people of Central Europe to the movement; the same hesitation midway, and the same increasing rapidity as the goal is approached.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • Beidleman, Groom, their clients, and two Sherpas from Fischer’s team who had belatedly materialized out of the mist-Tashi Tshering and Ngawang Dorje-had coalesced into a single group.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air
  • Somehow, the oneness of this shared experience, the coalescing of millions of minds, had affected the randomizing function of these machines, organizing their outputs and bringing order from chaos.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Then, for a brief moment, the howls coalesced into a single tone that was similar to the battle-cry of a charging Kull.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Brisingr
  • Today we should arrive at the school, the place where an enormous coalescence of things occurred, and I’m already feeling tense.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • These skills would coalesce around the concept of amphibious warfare: troops disembarking from large ships, speeding toward enemy beaches under heavy fire, and charging ahead to enemy-held islands.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • All of this light coalesced and began to shimmer, as though a golden presence hovered above me, suspended in the stairwell, softly entangled with the railings, curling and contracting like smoke.
    Anne Rice  --  Interview with the Vampire
  • And thereafter the suspicions thus far engendered further coalescing into the certainty that there had been foul play.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  An American Tragedy
  • Looking back at this first year of living in Haiti, Farmer would speak of the feeling that many things in his mind coalesced into a vision of his life’s proper work.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • Not the swarming of the divergent, parallel and finally coalescent armies, but a more inaccessible, more intimate agitation that they in some manner prefigured.
    Jorge Luis Borges  --  The Garden of Forking Paths
  • A gray haze in the rosy distance that suddenly coalesced and blackened over the house before it plummeted through the History-hole like smoke in a film running backwards.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • But now this old memory of her affection for Odette had coalesced suddenly with his more recent memory of her unseemly conversation.
    Marcel Proust  --  Swann’s Way
  • The ever-present fog of the river began to coalesce and draw close to the ship.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • The Roman demigods in the forum had coalesced into an angry mob.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • And he had this reverence, this vast, eclipsing love for the law that had to be coalesced.
    Judith Guest  --  Ordinary People
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