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déjà vu

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Definition the experience of thinking that a new situation had occurred before
  • She had a feeling of déjà vu.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
  • " "This is some serious deja vu.
    Jill McCorkle  --  Ferris Beach
  • I wondered if it felt repetitive to Carlisle, like déjà vu.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • Would it be deja vu if I asked you what you were doing in my room, little sister?
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • By the time that he reached the hallway to the kitchen, he was puzzled by a full-blown case of déjà vu.
    Dean Koontz  --  Sole Survivor
  • Déjà vu of the most unpleasant kind and he doesn't seem to get it at all.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Identical
  • I'd call it déjà vu or whatever, but that's sort of what my whole life was right after I came back.
    John Corey Whaley  --  Nogin
  • She had a sudden moment of déjà vu and paused.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Blomkvist had a feeling of déjà vu when he studied the list of suspects that he and Eriksson had put together over the weekend.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • A test I didn't know I was taking, he thought with a curious sense of déjà vu.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • CARLOS HAD a sense of deja vu.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • Blomkvist had a strange feeling of déjà vu.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • She had a very powerful sense of déjà vu.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • It was not deja vu, for at the time he had experienced no sensation of ever having seen a naked man in a tree at Snowden's funeral before.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • She was struck by a sense of déjà vu as she listened to the familiar clicks of the socket wrench when he adjusted it into place.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Best of Me
  • Intergenerational déjà vu?
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Burned
  • "Thank you," she said, and with her hand clutching mine, I felt a strange sensation of déjà vu, as if our years together had suddenly been reversed.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Wedding
  • It took me a moment of thought to pinpoint the source of the deja vu.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Eclipse
  • It was Heinrich who'd told me that exposure to the chemical waste could cause a person to experience a sense of deja vu.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • In the silence, she noticed Logan was looking at her with that peculiar déjà vu expression again.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One

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