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Our organization supports nascent democracy movements around the world.
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nascent nascency nascence
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  • Our organization supports nascent democracy movements around the world.
  • He didn’t have the money to fix it, which slowed the nascent romance.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • It then occurred to me that what had further bolstered the kinship I felt for Sophie and Nathan during these nascent few days of our friendship had been our common passion for music.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • Alan loved the man, and loved the boat, and the canal, and this nascent city.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King

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  • Finally an association with the nascent western gambling interests.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • Despite obvious differences, this is a nascent moment when their interests are identical: get settled, be friends.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • The McKiscos had been invited to sit at the captain’s table but with nascent snobbery they told Dick that they "couldn’t stand that bunch."
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • The rooms wherein dozens of infants had wailed at their nursing now resounded with the tapping of nascent chicks.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Tess of the d’Urbervilles
  • But her nascent love inflamed her sense of beauty, and she would never forget that music.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • The rest of her expressions were growing back in a nascent stubble.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things

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  • The men became excited and cranedto get a better look, and indeed, the heavily forested area appeared as though it could shelter a nascent guerrilla force.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • If Het Masteen had, indeed, just attempted a joke, it was the first sign in all of the Consu!’s decades of dealing with the Templars that one of them had shown even a nascent sense of humour.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • They had a nascent space program and a fully developed, albeit primitive, information distribution system.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Tossing her cigar aside, the hag gripped the table and seemed to swell like some nascent geological disaster.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • Many of the acknowledged leaders of the nascent nation were Southerners, and their pronunciation, as well as their phrases, must have become familiar everywhere.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • In effect, while it lasted, this ascendancy of the "r"-less pronunciation amounted to a nascent American standard, and broadcasting helped provide a justification.
    Robert MacNeil and William Crane  --  Do You Speak American?
  • Of late he had been reading the newspapers as if with a jeweler’s eye, and had yearned for the opportunity to engage what he imagined might be nascent political talent.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • …would be, about the results of people’s monthly checkups and how many months would be added to their sentences; she would bet on certain bobsledders, ice-skaters, or skiers at various athletic contests or championships, on the results of some nascent love affair among the guests, and on a hundred other, often totally trivial and insignificant things, wagering for chocolate or champagne or the caviar enjoyed on festive occasions in the restaurant, for money, for movie tickets, even for…
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • …miles) distant and in volume 900 times the dimension of our planet: of Arcturus: of the precession of equinoxes: of Orion with belt and sextuple sun theta and nebula in which 100 of our solar systems could be contained: of moribund and of nascent new stars such as Nova in 1901: of our system plunging towards the constellation of Hercules: of the parallax or parallactic drift of socalled fixed stars, in reality evermoving wanderers from immeasurably remote eons to infinitely remote…
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Here’s an example from the first draft of a story that later made its way into The Joy Luck Club, but without this line: "That was my mental quandary in its nascent state.
    Amy Tan  --  Mother Tongue
  • I suppose we should have been flattered that the government thought our nascent military ability was sophisticated enough to successfully eliminate their head of state.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • When the book ended, Cedric was a second-year student, getting his bearings academically and socially at Brown, and feeling the nascent stirrings of optimism.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • He wore a tan business suit with a tan vest tucked around his nascent paunch, upon which glittered the golden key of Omicron Delta Kappa, the college leadership fraternity.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • In fact, he doesn’t want to come right out and tell Zayd lots of things he’s realized lately, especially the nascent insights discovered from the writing of his wrenching sixty-eightline poem.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • Again she struggled with it, fighting him with her small, fine eyes, with the plush arrogance of a top dog, with her nascent transference to another man, with the accumulated resentment of years; she fought him with her money and her faith that her sister disliked him and was behind her now; with the thought of the new enemies he was making with his bitterness, with her quick guile against his wine-ing and dine-ing slowness, her health and beauty against his physical deterioration, her…
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • a nascent insurgency
  • Had his nascent desire for Dede been less, he might well have been frightened out of all thought of her.
    London, Jack  --  Burning Daylight
  • the nascent chicks
  • The rooms wherein dozens of infants had wailed at their nursing now resounded with the tapping of nascent chicks.
    Hardy, Thomas  --  Tess of the d’Urbervilles - A Pure Woman
  • I can soar above the nascent cities
    Verne, Jules  --  Five Weeks in a Balloon
  • But in spite of his meekness and lowliness, I fancied I caught the first note of a nascent bitterness in him when he said:
    London, Jack  --  The Iron Heel
  • His beard was still in its infancy; and nascent lines of whisker traced their modest way sparely down his cheeks.
    Collins, Wilkie  --  No Name
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