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veritable
used in My Antonia

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used for emphasis:  to describe one thing as almost like another (more intense) thing
  • We were standing outside talking, when they all came running up the steps together, big and little, tow heads and gold heads and brown, and flashing little naked legs; a veritable explosion of life out of the dark cave into the sunlight.
    Book 5 — Cuzak's Boys (26% in)

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